By Scott Williams

Latin for “Body of Christ,” Corpus Christi is a well-liked holiday vacation spot, army city, and thriving seaport. Legend has it that Spanish explorer Alonso Álvarez de Pineda came across and named Corpus Christi Bay in 1519. Henry L. Kinney, a dealer who arrived within the quarter round 1838, is credited with beginning the buying and selling publish that finally grew into one in all Texas’s greatest towns and have become domestic to 1 of the nation’s busiest ports. This “Sparkling urban by means of the ocean” balances development and with an appreciation for the air, water, and natural world that allure either sportsmen and environmentalists. Corpus Christi is a bilingual, bicultural group that embraces either its Mexican and American roots.

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