If a long Hawaiian vacation isn’t in the cards, don’t put away your water shoes or your snorkel mask just yet. Ghastly tan lines be damned; your chance for dabbling in island life is closer to home than you think. You see, Seabrook, Texas, has 11 miles of coastline. In the morning you’ll be fishing in the fresh water of Clear Lake, and by afternoon you’ll be counting the sailboats from the Texas coast of the Gulf of Mexico.
Maybe you’re on a leisurely fishing vacation, or perhaps you want to observe the mating rituals of Spring Breakers on Galveston Island. You’re always in good company, and hotels in Seabrook, TX are waiting with open arms when it’s time to recharge.
Dwight from “The Office” got the three B’s wrong. At least, if you ask the fine folks of Seabrook. Instead of beets, bears, and “Battlestar Galactica,” they say life is all about boats, birding, and boardwalk shenanigans. The Seabrook Marina has 55 acres, so you know they’re serious.
Rent a car in Seabrook, TX, and you don’t have to miss any of the top attractions. After waking up at a Seabrook hotel and setting off on a boat ride post haste, return to dry land and mosey to Todville Road for stellar bird sightings. Seabrook is on a migratory path that gets a lot of traffic, so put your camera to use and practice your bird calls. Later, at the Kemah Boardwalk, you’ll be doing some flying of your own on the amusement rides. It’s called a natural high, and it’s perfectly legal.
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