Posts Tagged ‘South Padre Island’
 

 
Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing for Redfish in the Laguna Madre

We really enjoyed reading this article by Jonathan Gluck for the New York Times published on February 10, 2016.  The amazing photography is by Michael Stravato. Rick Hartman had just navigated a pair of husband-and-wife angler...
by La Vida Valle
 

 
 
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Our Feathered Visitors

This little cutie is a Northern Perula that is migrating through the Rio Grande Valley. Some say its timing is early for spring migration, while others have stated that Northern Perulas have actually wintered here near Brownsvi...
by Nydia O
 

 
 
SPI June 2013

Ahh…. The Beach

With the heat wave the entire country is experiencing it is nice to know that here in the Rio Grande Valley there is an oasis called South Padre Island.  Close enough from every city in the Valley; it is the great escape for a...
by Nydia O
 

 

 
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Cruising Forward

Osprey Cruises began its Texas journey in Port Aransas in 1971 as a deep-sea fishing tour business relocating to South Padre Island in 1997 where they are currently cementing a steadfast maritime legacy.   “We moved to Sout...
by Nydia O
 

 
 
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Venice has Pigeons, we have Sea Gulls

Recently, one of TV’s Sunday morning shows featured a documentary about the pigeons of Venice, Italy. While local officials, and even the reporter, seemed  disgusted about the amount of  bird poop, and the damage it does to...
by Nydia O