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Fishing In Port Aransas

Fishing in Port Aransas Fishing starts in the early hours and lasts until you want it to end. Fishing soothes the mind and gives you a chance to experience nature in a quiet fashion. For some, fishing is the party or the memory of the trip with good tales and usually heavy scales.  If you have never been fishing in Port Aransas, it is a great fishing location with plenty of species around as well as the best and friendliest guides around. Where to fish?? There are plenty of places to fish around this town, including just off shore. If

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Sandpiper Beach Vacations

Port Aransas Beach Vacations Planning a trip at the Sandpiper to enjoy Port Aransas’ relaxing beaches is a fun way to enjoy your summer vacations with family or friends! We know that you love the beach and our luxury beach escape but there’s more than what meets the eye when you stay with us. Fully Equipped Beach Front Condos: There’s nothing worse than worrying about not forgetting the kitchen sink when you are preparing to travel away from home for a few days. We believe that vacationing should be relaxing and stress free so that’s why we packed for you!

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Texas Sandfest 2017

Texas Sandfest 2017 Get dirty and play in the sand! That was the motto of this year’s Texas Sandfest. Every year this amazing contest is put on in the heart of Port Aransas! This even has been bringing people by the 1000’s from all over the country and world. The weather was perfect all weekend and we enjoyed every sculpture. It’s incredible what these artists see in their imagination and make into these masterpieces of sand! There were a few things that we loved about this year’s Sandfest compared to the other past contests. What we enjoyed most about Sandfest

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Sandpiper Summer

The Sandpiper Condominiums is a great place to be during the summer. The sun is hot and the sand is too!   We have some great things to offer here at the Sandpiper during the summer as far as amenities go for the whole family. For the kids we have an awesome shuffle-board set up as well as a ping pong table too. The tennis courts are perfect for getting some exercise in as well as the basketball courts. It gets hot during the day but the mornings and evenings are perfect for this. We have also recently added a

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Texas Sandfest 2017

    This event was originally a beach day play date that started with 2 young mothers who would relax in chairs and build sandcastles with their children. Who knew!? What is now the largest sand sculpting contest in the world, started based on an idea of playing as a practice featuring a new design of art architecture. What better place can you think of to work your medium on? This year Texas Sandfest is third weekend of April; April 21-23. The event starts on Friday (April 21st) at 9 am and will last well into the afternoon until 6

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Planning Spring Vacations at the Sandpiper

We enjoy the Spring season in Port Aransas just as much as any season at the Sandpiper. There are plenty of things to do during this time of year as well as great weather! It’s important to know a few things about booking a Spring Vacation here on Mustang Island, either as a heads up or just good information to know about the Spring time at the beach. The weather has been so gorgeous lately! Lots of blue skies and sunshine in the recent weeks and we hope this trend continues into Spring. Spring usually has a few more cold

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Valentine’s Sunrises

Valentine’s Day is the day that you get to treat your sweet with your love and thoughtful gifts. Valentine’s Day gifts are usually chocolates and flowers along with the occasional jewelry selection. But every now and then couples have a great idea to go and do things together and celebrate this holiday in a relaxing style. The best thing about Valentine’s day is that it’s all about loving and having fun! If you decide to come stay with us there are a few things here in Port Aransas that make it worth the trip. First off, there is the obvious serenity

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Staying Motivated

January is full of different decisions Continued. Everyone wants to make a productive resolution that will full fill them for the rest of the year. The unique thing to which these resolutions come about is that they are all individually pleasing. What some people fail to realize is that you have to actually make time to do these things.Things such as keeping a clean house, making time for YOU, exercising, whatever it is that makes you, you! Recognize that these actions full fill you and you personally, and that is what helps improve your well being. It seems as simple

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November in Port Aransas 2016

November in Port Aransas is quiet and relaxing. There are still plenty of visitors and the weather is absolutely perfect for visiting. It’s not too hot and still sunny as can be. The cold fronts will be blowing through soon though, cooling off the coast and the water temperatures; which is great for floundering! Unfortunately, there is no floundering allowed during the month of November due to the winter spawning. But come December, game on! Duck season is in full swing and if you need a guide we have an excellent recommendation, Captain Joey Farah is based out of Padre Island

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Thanksgiving in Port Aransas? Why not!?

Thanksgiving is a fabulous time of year for friendship, family and counting blessings. Everyone has so much to be thankful for and why not be thankful at the beach?! Mustang Island is the best place to bring your family for a fun and sandy filled holiday. Whether you are cooking for the family or wanting to dine out, Port Aransas has it all. There are plenty of HEB grocery stores for you to find items in your recipe list that you might have forgotten and plenty of places to choose from if you’re looking for a delicious prepared feast. We

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