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Meanwhile at the Coast (#6) – We’re Leaving Port Aransas

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And now there’s nothing left but to get in a few words and pictures about our leaving Port A. We did it in a leisurely fashion, as check-out time was a very convenient 11 AM. So we had breakfast, packed … Continue reading

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Meanwhile at the Coast (#5) – Three Restaurants in Port Aransas

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Of course, we had yummy suppers – every evening. The first two evenings we went to restaurants we know, two of our favourite haunts, Virginia’s on the Bay and Trout Street Bar and Grill, and for our last evening we … Continue reading

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Meanwhile at the Coast (#4)- Port Aransas: Just Videos of the Beach

Whereas in my previous post I shared pictures only of birds at the beach in Port A., it’s now just videos of the beach. Zwischenzeitlich an der Küste (#4) – Port Aransas: Nur Videos vom Strand Während ich in meinem … Continue reading

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Meanwhile at the Coast (#3)- Port Aransas: Simply Birds

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Let’s now have a look at our feathered friends. I’m just showing the pictures. Oh well, as I don’t have much of an idea – if any – which bird(s) I am showing, I’d appreciate it very much if the … Continue reading

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Meanwhile at the Coast (#2)- Port Aransas: Dunes and Beach

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As said before, it was a short walk only, along a concrete walkway and a boardwalk, from our condo to the beach: Zwischenzeitlich an der Küste (#2) – Port Aransas: Dünen und Strand Wie vorher schon gesagt: es war nur … Continue reading

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Meanwhile at the Coast (#1)- Port Aransas: Our Condo

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In the 3rd week of August we were at the beach, again in Port Aransas, our favourite place at the coast of the Gulf of Mexico, to celebrate our anniversary. I have to split this account again, because of the … Continue reading

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Galveston – Foodwise

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I think I left the best for my last blog post about Galveston: the good food we had!  🙂  Well, we did have some seriously great food, especially on the occasion of my birthday dinner at Fisherman’s Wharf. But let’s … Continue reading

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More Galveston Videos

As I wrote before, it was not only the “Carnival Valor” we could watch sailing by, but also the “When and If” and the “Lynx“. Here’s a video of those two beautiful vessels. Unfortunately, I again had to shoot the … Continue reading

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Galveston Harbour – The “Carnival Valor” Leaving

As I said – and showed – in my previous post, we could see the cruise ships from the window of our room. And we were also able to watch – and record video footage – of the “Carnival Valor” … Continue reading

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Galveston – The Harbor House Hotel at Pier 21

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Let’s – after quite some time in between – continue with reporting about our stay in Galveston more than a month ago, this time with a description/review of our hotel. Ever since we had seen it last year we had … Continue reading