Fort Travis and the Point Bolivar Lighthouse

Walking the grounds here a blend of the historical and natural world. Among the bastions, the Brown Pelicans now the defenders of this citadel made to withstand all but the forces of the storm. The old blackened Bolivar Lighthouse standing like a sentry to 6000 or more lives lost in the hurricane of 1900. AContinue reading “Fort Travis and the Point Bolivar Lighthouse”

Hanging out at Crystal Beach

Crystal Beach seems a quiet gem along the Gulf Coast. Although, it too suffers the weight of humankind’s proliferation, to the savvy transients on a Monday morning it seems at peace. If one packs water, a repast, and a way to keep the shade with you, one can spend the day without spending any money.Continue reading “Hanging out at Crystal Beach”