Friday March 9 – Port Aransas - A serious cool front came in last night and it started raining. Most of the day it has been a soft rain but now at about 7 PM it has changed to a sideways rain. I crossed over the channel to the mainland at Aransas Pass on the free ferry since there was no MacDonalds for internet access in Port Aransas. And I want a sausage egg mcmuffin with coffee for breakfast...I am using this cold and windy day to catch up on my internet work. Tomorrow I will move down to the south end of Mustang Island or the North end of Padre Island and start exploring Corpus Christi. It was very windy and started raining last night. Although the weather is far from ideal, maybe that’s why the beaches are not crowded...After I came back to the island from the mainland I went to the computer center at 430 N. Alister Street and used their free internet acccess till they closed. .. I guess I will find out tomorrow when I move further down the coast to the southern tip of Mustang Island or the Northern part of Padre Island how the
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I am a sojourner, that is my occupation, that is what I do. I took Early Retirement in December 2010 and never looked back. I have taken several trips while on vacations around the US and to Europe while I was working but now can travel full time if I wish. Since I retired I have been visiting or revisiting many of my favorite locations in the US and then revisiting many of my favorite locations in Europe at a more leisurely pace, blogging all the ... full info
The computer center - Port AransasThe computer center at 430 N. Alister St. has desktop computers as well as wireless access...all free with donations accepted. It closes from 4 to 6 depending on volunteer workers but had wireless internet free in the parking lot 24/7.