South Padre Island Drive…or as we call it “S-P-I-D” is the only road on and off of Mustang Island, via the JFK Causeway Bridge.
It extends from the Padre Island National Seashore, through North Padre Island, over the Bridge, through Flour Bluff and into Corpus Christi and the Selena Museum.
The majority of Corpus’ retail and dining can be found along SPID (Texas 358), mainly located on 3 exits: Airline Road, Staples Street and Everhart Road. There are two malls; La Palmera and Sunrise.
It is usually a faster route to downtown Corpus Christi for trips to the Texas State Aquarium and The USS Lexington.… Read More