Remembering D-Day: The Beaches of Normandy

Originally posted on The Travel Gal's Exploration Vacation:
70 years ago today, Allied forces consisting of American, British, Canadian, and Free French soldiers landed on the beaches of Normandy in northern France. They landed in rough seas under leaden…

Try Port Aransas Attractions For Your Texas Summer Fishing Vacation

With the summer almost upon us, have you given any thought of what you are going to do on your summer vacation?
Let me suggest something that the entire family will enjoy. Especially if the members of your family enjoy excitement as well as comfort with Port Aransas in the Gulf of Mexico near Corpus Christi has that and so much more to offer you and your family.
This article will give a brief overview of some of the fun you can expect to find waiting for you there. For those who crave excitement in your family there is fishing in Texas, which is some of the best in the world you can go out in the gulf and fish some of the most exciting game fish around the world. Fish like Sailfin, Skipjack, and Snapper abound in the Gulf Region.

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Another game fish, the Blue Marlin can grow up to over 10 feet in Length and the female can weigh in at 1800 pounds. You will need all your strength and stamina to land one of these beauties. This is why many anglers pro or amateur rely on deep sea fishing trips out of places like Port Aransas Texas, which is ideally situated to put you into the middle of the fishing action.
Easily accessible from the Corpus Christi airport for those who wish to fly in for a weekend fishing adventure or if you want to make a summer of it you can drive to Corpus Christi and then is just short trip by bridge or ferry.
Once you have settled into one of the many hotels, villas, beachfront condos or even the many summer cottages that dot the area. You can then try deep sea fishing Texas style and with the many charter services available. There is no limit of how long or when you want to come back after enjoying a day of fishing and the battle with the denizens of the deep ala Hemingway’s “Old Man and the Sea”. Except you will have state of the Art equipment and the latest in navigation and all the amenities you could ask for to make your experience exciting and yet comfortable for children and the ladies of your party.

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If fishing is not to their interest, then there are the many Port Aransas attractions, which include things like shopping in quaint seaside shops, and boutiques where you can purchase fashion and beachwear. There are many beachfront cafes and coffee shops where you can buy gifts for the friends and neighbors who will envy you your trip to this port on the edge of the paradise that is the Gulf of Mexico. For the teens and young adults Skydiving, Jet skis, Para-sailing and Windsurfing are some of the activities they can enjoy while dad enjoys one of the many fishing charters Port Aransas has to offer. No matter what your budget or number in your party, the ship masters and Charter experts have the right package to fit you time and level of expertise, from the Angler who has fished all over the world to the newcomer who needs help with buckling the fishing harness for the first time.

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Port Aransas charters can schedule your time and have the all the equipment ready to go when you arrive so you wouldn’t waste a moment of your vacation time. The ship captains know all of these waters and with their many years of experience, they can get you right to where the best fishing is to be found. Port Aransas fishing trips are the best to be found in the Gulf region. When you want the best in Texas deep sea fishing. You need only look to Port Aransas and Corpus Christi to have that summer vacation you and your family will never forget.