9 Sep

How to plan a beach wedding

Tradition over the years has involved a church wedding with civil unions in an office another alternative. A wedding day should be the happiest and most memorable day of a couple’s life to date. It brings into question how to decide upon a venue that will help make everything perfect. Over the years couples have dreamt up all sorts of locations to get married and one that has become increasingly popular is a beach, soft sand and a clear blue sea. In places where the weather is guaranteed then why not? Special thanks to my friend Kay Watson, who is a wedding planner in Dallas for the tips… Continue reading

8 Sep

Best beaches in Texas

When it comes to beach holidays in the USA many people think of Florida or California. It would be a mistake to ignore other parts of the Country and Texas can claim to have some great beaches with a climate that is fairly predictable. A suntan is a guarantee and perhaps the fact that the beaches may be a little quieter than the USA’s east and west coasts should not be under estimated? Continue reading

7 Sep

How to rent a condo in Corpus Christi, Texas

Corpus Christi is a modern thriving seaport with plenty of commercial activity as well as plenty of visitors to this Gulf Coast destination. It has its own international airport with plenty of flights internally as well as good road links. Corpus Christi has two commonly used nicknames, ‘’the Texas Riviera’’ and ‘’the Sparkling City by the Sea’’ and consequently receives plenty of attention. The result is there is good rental demand for short, medium and long term real estate.

There is a great waterfront with condos that can be rented for even a long weekend. There are a significant number of people who much prefer to have the independence that a condo can offer as opposed to staying in hotels even on a bed and breakfast basis. One of my close friends, Chris, makes sure all our condos are super clean with his carpet cleaning in Corpus Christi business. Condos are individually owned but there is joint ownership of other parts of the site such as walkways, common utilities and amenities which require management on behalf of everyone. Continue reading

6 Sep

Top seafood restaurants in Corpus Christi

Corpus Christ’s population of around 300,000 and visitors for business and general tourists are well served when it comes to seafood alternatives. The City is one of the largest seaport in the whole of the USA and is well served by its International Airport.  After a day at work there are few better ways to enjoy the evening than to go to a nice restaurant and sample the fresh fish that is brought in each day? Tourists may enjoy the North Beach area by day visiting the State Aquarium and the USS Lexington Museum then select one of the top seafood restaurants to complete a perfect day. Continue reading

5 Sep

How to learn to scuba dive

Underwater photography, stills and professional documentaries have revealed wonderful images from below the waves. While it may not be everyone’s ambitions to swim with sharks and other marine life, the seas are now accessible to those who are reasonably fit and comfortable in the water. Scuba diving may not be for everyone but there are internationally recognized training standards so that anyone with qualifications are welcome by dive countries throughout the world.

It can be something that can open a whole new world and it is fun and safe to learn to scuba dive with a qualified instructor. The incentive of getting a qualification is the places you will be able to go and the things you will be able to see without diving to any great depths nor taking any significant risks. There are reefs with fish of all colors and sizes as well as wrecks of all kind, young and old. Continue reading