This city with its special name can make your getaway a special one as well. Corpus Christi gets its name from Alonso Álvarez de Pineda, who discovered the city on the Catholic day of Corpus Christi, which means Body of Christ in Latin. This city has a selection of boutique hotels with great facilities for any length of stay. Keep reading to discover some great things to do that will make your trip an unforgettable one.
You can enjoy a walk down Oso Bay, which get its water from the Oso Creek. Here you will be able to spot all kinds of birds. Obviously, many shore birds come here and it can be fun to see how many you can spot! To continue with bird spotting, a trip to Padre Island National Seashore is a popular destination to visit. This national park protects many plants and endangered species. Overall, it is home to over 380 bird species.
When it comes to grabbing a bite to eat, why not stray off the beaten path? The best way to find hidden foodie gems is always by asking locals for their favorite places. Snoopy’s Pier will definitely be high on the list as it has been a local insider’s secret in Corpus Christi for ages. It is a very low-key restaurant that is perfect for a bite during the day. Another seafood expert is Water Street Seafood Co that has the reputation of serving the best fish in the city.