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Padre Island is a barrier island along the southern coast of Texas. It's home to Padre Island National Seashore, a vast protected area with beaches sheltering rare Kemp's ridley sea turtles.
San Antonio is a major city in south-central Texas with a rich colonial heritage. The Alamo, an 18th-century Spanish mission preserved as a museum, marks an infamous 1836 battle for Texan independence from Mexico.