South Padre Island is a top vacation destination. For those wanting to have a combination hunt and vacation, booking a hotel room, condo, or bed and breakfast on South Padre is the way to go. With activities for the entire family it's a winner every time.
Another option is historic Brownsville, Texas. Situated directly across the Rio Grande River from Matamoros, Mexico, Brownsville played an important part in the development of Cameron County and the southernmost tip of Texas. From the Civil War era and beyond, it is rich in history and culture.
Located at the crossroad of I69E and I2, Harlingen is home to several notable organizations and businesses. The world's only U.S.M.C. military prep school, Marine Military Academy is located adjacent to the airport on the grounds of what was formerly an army air base in WW2.