The Port Isabel, Texas lighthouse was built in 1854 and served as a observation tower during the Civil War before being abandoned in 1905.
Flowers in a condo lawn, South Padre Island, Texas.
Sargassum, washed ashore annually during April and May, dries on the beach at South Padre Island, Texas.
Boards for sale at a South Padre Island, Texas surf shop.
A trio of palm trees tower over South Padre Island, Texas.
Coin-operated binoculars resemble the inquisitive eyes of a metal face in this picture taken in Port Isabel, Texas.