It is that time of year when we count our blessing and give thanks for all that we have and to look ahead to enjoying all that we are grateful for in the year to come on Port Aransas, on lovely Mustang Island.
Here on Mustang Island, the blessings are too many to count. Here are just a few we thought we’d share with you from those of us lucky enough to live along the Gulf Coast of Texas.
- Port Aransas, commonly knows as Port A, has miles of lovely Gulf Coast beach just perfect for wave frolicking, sea shell hunting or sun worshiping. The beach goer inside of you will be in beach heaven along our shore.
- <img class="alignright wp-image-300 size-thumbnail" src="http://www.sandpiperportaransas.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/crane1-150×150.jpg" alt="crane1" width="150" height="150" srcset="http://www.sandpiperportaransas 20 mg prozac.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/crane1-150×150.jpg 150w, http://www.sandpiperportaransas.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/crane1-170×170.jpg 170w” sizes=”(max-width: 150px) 100vw, 150px” />We get to see lots and lots of beautiful birds. Mustang Island is perfectly situated in the heart of the spring and fall migrations. One of four sights on the Great Central Birding Trail, Mustang Island has one of the highest bird counts along the entire Gulf Coast.
- Stress is an endangered species. Port Aransas is a funky little beach community, brimming with fun and funky boutiques, art galleries, surf, swim and fishing gear as well as that perfect gift for everyone on your list. With it’s special, layed-back flavor, Port A is a great place to unwind and leave those big city problems far behind you.
- Some of the freshest seafood and coastal cuisine is your to be savored at Port A’s numerous dining establishments. Whether you are looking for fine dining for that very special occasion or just looking for a delectable bite of the “catch of the day” at a casual seafood shack, Port A has just what your stomach desires.
- Port A is frequently referred to as the “Fishing Capital of Texas.” The surrounding Gulf Waters are brimming with red snapper, mackerel, pompano and many other favorites, perfect for deep sea fishing or even just throwing your line in the bays.
- Just in case we do get a hankering for some big city fun, Corpus Christi is just a short drive from Port Aransas.
- Every Spring, we get to enjoy the weird, the whimsical and the just plain AMAZING as Port A plays host to the Texas Sand Sculpture Fest. Artists from around the world create unbelievable masterpieces out of our sand. There is nothing else quite like this festival anywhere.
- Sandcastles and fabulous sunrises and sunsets are an every day occurrence for those of us lucky enough to call this wonderful area home.
Mostly we are thankful for all of our guests and our wonderful homeowners. We get to work with some of the most lovely people on the planet and nothing makes us happier than being able to help provide wonderful vacation memories to all of our visitors to Mustang Island.