Things to Do in Crystal Beach

Stretching 7 miles along Texas State Highway 87 in the middle of Bolivar Peninsula, Crystal Beach offers a variety of things to do that made it a popular destination all year-round. Crystal Beach, (and the entire Bolivar Peninsula), is accessible by Ferry from Galveston Island, and via Hwy 124 from the east side. Instead of a bridge connecting Galveston Island to the Peninsula, Texas DOT operates several Ferries to transport tourists and residents alike to and from this glimmering island, for free.

Things to do in Crystal Beach

1. Stay in one of the over 60 colorful Beachfront Hotels, Vacation Homes and House Rentals; Bed and Breakfast, and Motels.

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Day Trip: Texas Hill Country Winery

The nation’s fifth largest producer of wines is Texas. In Hill Country alone, there are more than 50 unique and exquisite wineries that offer top-notch Texas wine experience.

Stone House Vineyard, Texas

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Rock Climbing Adventure in Texas

rock climbing in texas

Serving as a training ground for climbers in Texas preparing to hike mountains across the United States, one would think the Enchanted Rock would be challenging.

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Big Bend Mountain “Toe Art”

Big Bend

I call this mountain “toe art” because it looks like it, only this is nature’s own art and formation of its beauty. This is one of my favorite scenery in Continue reading “Big Bend Mountain “Toe Art””

The Grand Canyon at Sunset

Standing against the railing along the edge of the cliff, I watched as far as my eyes can see of the panorama around. Immense, wide, expansive. Because it stretches 277 miles. Who could see it all at once? For the one admission fee, you can explore it for seven days.

The Grand Canyon National Park.

That only one part of it, was a combination of thousands of frames, each had their own exhilarating beauty that you could see and feel simultaneously.

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Camping at Kelly’s Pond

Kelly’s Pond Campground in Montgomery, Texas

Located in the multi-use motorized trailhead of Sam Houston National Forest is the primitive camping site called Kelly’s Pond.

Kelly's Pond campground

We camped out there last weekend and we really liked it there that we wanted to go back next time. Here’s why.
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Houston Skywatch

Today was cooler than yesterday, and this is how the skies were looking in the morning and in the evening.

Houston skywatch
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Horseback Riding in Eureka Springs, Arkansas

In the center of the Ozark Mountains in Northwest Arkansas is the wonderful and scenic city of Eureka Springs. There we went for a vacation in December when beautiful but dangerous snow was still on the hilly grounds. Eureka Springs is famous for things to do outdoors. That day we went on a guided horseback riding.

Dinner Bell Ranch and Resort.

dinner bell ranch

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Lake Tobesofkee in Macon, Georgia

Lake Tobesofkee for Recreation

Lake Tobesofkee is one of the most heavily fished lakes in the state of Georgia. It is located in Tobesofkee Creek in Bibb County, Georgia.

Lake Tobesofkee in Georgia

Enjoy a very relaxing day on lake! We did, one Sunday afternoon! It was so refreshing even just to see the peaceful houses and condos from afar while feeling the breeze on our skin in a rather hot day.  Continue reading “Lake Tobesofkee in Macon, Georgia”

Street Girl

indian street girl
A charming little Indian girl with cute anklets proudly posing along the street as I was touring around Mumbai. Continue reading “Street Girl”