The Montclaire House

2100 Montclaire Street, Austin, Texas, 78704, United States | B&B
 

Travel Blogs from Austin

Texas, Thankfully by Name Alone

A travel blog entry by wiscampsin

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... I believe the name of the place was Taco Bell (pronounced Ti-A-Co). It was not long after we had arrived at Wal-Mart that I had already made a new friend. Daniel was a native Austinite who did a lot of camping over the years and was curious about our Scamp. After giving him the usual schpiel the conversation quickly moved on to bigger and better things.
***Kaitlyn just realized I was beginning to write about Daniel and told me to keep it shorter ...

Austin

A travel blog entry by whereshallwego

... I would like to state we did not request him as a host - he contacted us!! )

Saturday morning we are brought to a couchsurfing meet up at a brewery open day. A group of CS hosts from Austin were meeting up here and hanging out for a while - 10$ for a pitcher and you can refill it 3 times. Here we met some cool lads who advised us on all the cool things to do in town and told us we could stay with them no hassle if we wanted too.

Then our host took us on a ...

Everything's bigger in Texas

A travel blog entry by tomgreen

It is true, everything IS bigger in Texas - mainly the travel times and the insect bites! I woke up with a bite on the top of my hand which had made the whole thing swell up! But wasn't too bad, and we had a lie in! Tour leader Liz then took us to the University of Texas for a free tour, which was incredible! They have so many awesome facilities included in the tuition fee, and we were taken round by a second ...

Down the Rabbit Hole

A travel blog entry by elk_oil

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*** All names have been changed to protect identities ***

Let me give you a frame of reference. Imagine you are in the middle of some arduous work or vigorous exercise on a 110 degree day with 95% humidity. And I mean arduous; like you're breaking boulders with a 20 pound sledge hammer. Think about how you are sweating like a spigot has been opened over your head and salty perspiration is flowing over your brow, stinging your eyes, drip, ...

Austin, TX: The Unusual Nature of Austin

A travel blog entry by thirsty-boots

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... like Stubbs and Chuy's.

As Dresden took his nap at the Sheraton in downtown Austin, Alex and I headed to the Lyndon B. Johnson Library; we didn't see much as it was still under renovation. Nothing about LBJ is small. By being here at this time in my life, I've finished one of two must visit places since they're directly linked to my current work position. LBJ signed the Civil Rights Act of 1964 which gave my agency its ...

Location

This B&B, located in the South Lamar area of Austin, is near Barton Springs Pool, Beverly S. Sheffield Zilker Hillside Theater, and McBeth Recreation Center.
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