7 Reasons You Simply Can’t Ignore This Gulf Coast Barrier Island Any Longer

Most coastal towns at one time or another get hit by a round of bad weather. In the case of this Gulf Coast Barrier Island in Texas, Hurricane Harvey pounded the town in September 2017 and temporarily shut it down. But as anyone who knows who lives by the ocean, what Mother Nature takes down, perseverance and community support quickly puts it back together. That has been the case with Port Aransas, which is rebuilt and ready to welcome back its beloved visitors for another great season. If you’ve never been here’s why you need to head to U.S. largest contiguous state this summer:

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Have you ever visited Port Aransas, and if so, do you have a favorite restaurant, beach area, beach house or hotel, or charter to recommend? We’d love for you to share your thoughts about this proud Texas coastal town. Wondering what is considering the best beach in America? Click here and see for yourself!