Scheduling a relaxing beach getaway doesn’t have to involve international flights or cross-country driving. Texas offers beaches of many sizes all along 600 miles of gulf coastline. When I feel the need to sink my feet in the sand and soak in some vitamin D, these Lone Star beaches are the perfect spots for a weekend trip or staycation.
If you’re planning your first trip to the Texas coast, these are some of the best places to start exploring. And, if you are a state native, this list provides inspiration of new places to discover and great accommodation tips-this way, you can have new and unique experiences even in destinations that you already visited. Get those beach towels ready!