Gulf Coast (Texas)Texas' Gulf Coast stretches for hundreds of miles, from the Louisiana border to Brownsville on the Rio Grande. The beaches are excellent, and oil-rich cities like Houston make for fun nightlife, too.
marshy land from Galveston Bay east to the Louisiana border.
- - Resort town on Padre Island. Very popular spring break destination for university students.
- - Town on the northern tip of Mustang Island.
- - Just a ferry ride from Galveston Island
- , from Houston along the coast to Corpus Christi.
Hurricanes frequently occur in the summer months. Check for local weather updates while in the area.