Port Aransas named 'favorite weekend destination' by Express-News poll
June 20, 2011 at 1:20 a.m.
Port Aransas has been named the San Antonio Express-News "Readers Choice Awards" favorite getaway.
Port Aransas has been named one of the top three Favorite Getaway destinations for the past 10 years, and readers voted it number one this year.
Winners were announced in a special section inserted in the Express-News on Sunday.
Out of 13 years the newspaper has conducted the reader-conducted awards, Port Aransas has been recognized 10 times.
"We are excited that San Antonio chose to honor us again this year," Port Aransas Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Ann Vaughan said.
Port Aransas was also named one of 11 of Yahoo's Great American Beach Towns.