With 367 miles of coastline, Texas boasts some exciting beach cities to visit for a last-minute day trip or weekend stay. As summer is slowly inching toward the busy back-to-school season, these nine coastal towns and beach cities are perfect for a getaway before school is back in session. 

All within driving distance from Austin, these coastal towns are the perfect way to take a last-minute vacation with family and friends before things pick up at the end of summer. Soak up some sun, eat some great seafood and learn something new at one of these places!  Moreland properties has scouted the best of each location and provided some helpful links here.