If you're looking for something interesting to do on your break, a visit to Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi is an excellent choice.
To find it, you'll have to travel 180 miles (290 kilometers) from the state capital, Austin, until you get to Corpus Christi.
There's a nice range of hotels that are an easy commute away from Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi. Take your pick from 6 possibilities, all within 2 miles (3 kilometers) of the site. The Hilton Garden Inn Corpus Christi, the Hyatt Place Corpus Christi and the Comfort Suites Near Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi are three that are well-liked, and only 2 miles (3 kilometers), 2 miles (3 kilometers) and 2 miles (3 kilometers) away, respectively.
If you'd prefer to save a bit of your money for some of the finer things in life, you can stay at one of the reasonably priced hotels within easy driving distance. If you don't know where to start, consider the Hotel Corpus Christi Bayfront and the Bayfront Inn.
The Omni Corpus Christi Hotel is the one option in the area if you're on the lookout for somewhere a bit more sophisticated. You will find it 7 miles (11 kilometers) away.
After a lively day of roaming around, you can visit Starbucks (6300 Ocean Dr, Corpus Christi), where you'll find enticing sweets, great service and quality coffee. You can also go to Chick N Grill (6300 Ocean Drive, Corpus Christi), a favorite eatery among both locals and visitors.