February 27, 2021

Hurricanes’ impact on travel

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by Christina Ianzito From AARP The Caribbean’s hurricane season this September has created havoc in the wildly popular tourist region, which saw nearly 29 million visitors last year. Now many tourists are canceling or postponing vacations there as news reports detail the extensive damage on islands such as Puerto Rico, which is still completely without […]

Red-Capped Cardinal chicks hatch at Texas State Aquarium’s New Caribbean Journey

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Corpus Christi, Texas, July 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS – Four red-capped cardinals chicks have hatched in the Texas State Aquarium’s new Caribbean Journey jungle. The chicks, currently in their fledgling stage, were hatched in a nest constructed by their parents in one of the exhibit’s live trees. The eggs were incubated […]

Texas State Aquarium sees record attendance with the opening of Caribbean Journey

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  Corpus Christi, Texas, June 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS –  The Texas State Aquarium’s Caribbean Journey is proving to be a big hit with  guests. The Aquarium has welcomed over 50,000 guests since opening on May 13, including over 13,000 during Memorial Day weekend. Guest attendance since Caribbean Journey’s opening is […]

Caribbean Journey exhibit

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Aquarium makes progress on Caribbean Journey exhibit By Natalia E Contreras , Corpus Christi From Caller Times The Texas State Aquarium hosted a media tour Wednesday of the progress made on the Caribbean Journey exhibit. The Caribbean Journey is a $56 million expansion that is expected to open in May 2017. “We are about 85 […]

Texas State Aquarium announces $50 million expansion

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By Krista M. Torralva From Caller Times Corpus Christie CORPUS CHRISTI – Experiencing the clear waters of the Caribbean will become a lot easier in Corpus Christi — so easy, a cruise ship isn’t necessary. Texas State Aquarium officials announced Wednesday that the aquarium will nearly double its size adding a $50 million exhibit called […]