Corpus Christi

Top 3 places to see and top 3 things to do in Corpus Christi

  • By Jim K
  • Resorts
  • 01.03.2016

Do you wonder what Corpus Christi has to offer to its tourists and visitors?  Do not be afraid, this is a unique city, rich in history and culture and a wonderful holiday getaway.  The city is one of the most popular vacation destinations on the Gulf Coast and offers sun, sea, beautiful sights and a number of fun activities for every member of your family.  Home of numerous interesting attractions, it may be difficult to choose the top ones.  However, one of the most visited places here is the Texas State Aquarium that houses hundreds of marine animals and provides unique and age appropriate educational programs.  USS Lexington, the famous aircraft carrier from the World War II, is passing its retirement years in Corpus Christy and serves as floating museum and hotel.  A large number of natural and cultural historical objects are displayed in the halls of the local Museum of Science and History, which also has a unique marine artifact display.  Here you can see the beautiful replicas of the two of the ships Columbus used to sail to the new world – Pinta and Santa Maria.
What better to do in Corpus Christi than spending the day on the beach, soaking in the sun or wind surfing?  The beaches here are beautiful and equipped with all the accommodations you may desire.  During the night you could enjoy the local seafood cuisine at any of the fine restaurants on the Corpus Christi Marina and visit the historic Harbor Playhouse for an original theatric show.  Located in the heart of downtown Corpus Christi, Water Street Market is full of unique shops and restaurants, many of which offer breathtaking views of Corpus Christi Bay.