Corpus Christi, The Texas Coastal Playground
Corpus Christi is the largest coastal city in Texas and is the sixth largest port in the U.S.A. Soak in the sun and the beautiful sea breeze here in a vacationer’s dream spot.
For fun in the sun, the Sparkling City by the sea is your vacation dream come true. The beaches are pristine, the water is beautiful and whether you’re into surfing, fishing, swimming or sailing there’s plenty of waves and sandy beaches to occupy your time. Riding the waves of the sea off the coast of Corpus Christi is a surfer’s dream come true. Swimming or fishing or boating your fancy? There are gorgeous beaches here to enjoy and with an average temperature in the 70’s and over 260 days of sunshine a year, it’s a comfortable sea breeze that fills the air as you picnic or sunbathe or build sandcastles with your little ones.
Corpus Christi has so many exciting attractions for its’ residents and visitors. We have Padre Island nearby and Mustang Island plus with beaches like McGee and Corpus Christi beach there’s plenty of room to roam. The fishing and hunting are both awesome here and anglers and hunters boast abundant catches and ideal conditions. Looking for a fishing story to tell? Build your memories here!
For the nature enthusiasts and bird watchers there is a birding trail that’s a former highway that stretches along the coast and helps bird watchers find info and enjoy this hobby. Garden and flower lovers will marvel at the beauty of the Botanical Gardens and the Texas State Aquarium offers a spectacular view of ocean wildlife with interactive and entertaining exhibits for visitors.
The sightseeing is phenomenal. See the Texas State Aquarium, the many museums and galleries, go golfing at one of our many gorgeous courses and don’t forget to visit the famous U.S.S. Lexington on the Bay. It’s a World War II aircraft carrier. You can climb aboard and experience awesome flight simulators and see incredible action films depicting WWII in the mega theater.
The city is home to about 275,000 residents and although it started out as a mere trading post, today it’s a beautiful port city with historical charm. Other things to see and do are the many museums and parks and the dining, accommodations and nightlife are second to none. Come play with us!