South Padre Island, TX. Beach Vacations
Wide Sandy Beach open to the Gulf of Mexico and in the heart of Texas
Time to start thinking about a Texas Beach Vacations
From our list of condo accommodations, South Padre has everything you need to feel at home with your family during your Texas vacation at the beach. South Padre Island offers many options for overnight accommodations. Whether you are looking for a resort hotel, motel or a condo, All About Padre has what you need.
Skycam South Padre Island Live Webcam, you can see every for miles on a clear day
webcam- it is our
sky webcam, with this webcam you can see our wide open
beaches and the way the island curves back up to the
North. You can also see the various businesses and
condos located mid-Island, and a fabulous view of the
Queen Isabella Causeway, sunrise or the sunsets through
the bridge are some of the best. From this webcam you
can also watch the parasailing, banana boat rides, and
from time to time you'll see a beach wedding taking
Our Queen Isabella Bridge webcam, whatever morning favorite locations West sunrise over the island through the Queen Isabella Causeway this webcam will also keep you updated on traffic, we don't often have traffic jams but from time to time during special events this Causeway does have a tendency to get a little busy, a lot of us like to take a look so we know how to plan our day.
This 34 mile long stretch of white sand is bordered to the east by the Gulf
of Mexico and to the west by the Laguna Madre bay. The conveniences and
attractions of a modern resort coupled with miles of pristine island terrain is
what draws thousands of visitors to the area each year, and has brought many
back to live. The natural beauty of its beaches, its vibrant business climate
and the friendly people that call the Island home matches South Padre’s rich
history. The white, sandy beaches of South Padre are known throughout the United
States (ranked as one of America’s top 10 beaches), with the emerald water of
the Gulf of Mexico serving as the perfect backdrop for spectacular sunsets. From
sunrise to sunset, the Island is the perfect playground for sailing, fishing,
windsurfing, dolphin watching, horseback riding, shopping and golf, just to
mention a few. As the day winds down with spectacular sunsets over the bay, the
evenings come alive with dining, dancing and music. Large selections of fine
restaurants are available for your choosing, and many will even cook your catch.
While its many amenities make South Padre the premiere vacation spot in the
state, the location of the Island also makes it one of the premiere spots in the
state to observe wildlife in its natural state, and to find that allusive bird
to add to your list. One of the best spots in the United States to see all of
the regularly occurring rails, South Padre has over 300 recorded species to
date, and the list continues to grow, as do the bird watchers.
With year round moderate temperatures, South Padre is the ideal vacation spot for everyone. Whether you are a family looking for a week long get away, a winter visitor looking or a warm spot during the cold months in the northern states, or a college student looking for the best spot to relax during Spring Break, South Padre Island is your choice. Welcome to the Tropical Tip of Texas.