Travel Blogs from Austin, United States

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There's No Place Like Home, Austin, United States travel blog

There's No Place Like Home

A travel blog entry by restlessriders

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... the edge of the rim to watch the sun set at Grand Canyon.  It has been one amazing adventure.  After traveling 4490 miles to 5 states in 15 days we look forward to waking up in our bed at the wonderful Rancho de La Roca. (Ranch of Rocks) In the ...

Global Language Camp, Austin, United States travel blog

Global Language Camp

A travel blog entry by hirsch

... surprised at how very much I’m enjoying this small town!  There is a VERY strong sense of community here.  Austin is the corporate headquarters of Hormel (pronounced hor’ ml here).  Hormel puts $4,000,000 a year into various ...

Visiting the families, Austin, United States travel blog

Visiting the families

A travel blog entry by hirsch

Jeriann here…… Last night we had the privilege of being invited to the home of one of our students.  The dad so generously answered our questions and helped us to understand a little about life as an undocumented worker.  The ...

Austin - SXSW, Austin, United States travel blog

Austin - SXSW

A travel blog entry by tracyandjohn

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... fun signs (pics to be added later), and listening to an audio book about poverty and economics.   We finally cruised into Austin around 8:30pm.  The first thing we noticed is that people were everywhere.  While walking around it dawned on ...

PR: Borneo Community Radio to Sign On Soon..., Austin, United States travel blog

PR: Borneo Community Radio to Sign On Soon...

A travel blog entry by austinairwaves

... be sending Jim Ellinger to Borneo to assist in this important project.  http://www.austinairwavesborneoproject.com/   Austin Airwaves has worked on numerous community radio projects in the US and in the developing world, including: Haiti ...

The Departure, Austin, United States travel blog

The Departure

A travel blog entry by zmarv

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... ;So then, shall we set the scene? ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ I had a good friend in Austin who always spoke fondly of her home in Oregon. Not ...

Jouney to our starting point., Austin, United States travel blog

Jouney to our starting point.

A travel blog entry by patsbike

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I have decided to ride a bicycle from San Diego CA east. The bike I am using is a ten year old Bianci Volpe touring bike. I hope it holds up for the trip but some how I think it has a better chance of holding up than I have. We (Doris and I) will leave ...

Really?, Austin, United States travel blog

Really?

A travel blog entry by pedfri01

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ugh. so as you may have guessed from my lack of communication, there is still no job offer. the position in florida is officially on hold. my life is an acid bath. but, i have had some movement on another job possibility. a few weeks ago i was contacted ...

Austin Day 1, Austin, United States travel blog

Austin Day 1

A travel blog entry by hayley2012

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Started the day by walking to the Austin Capitol Building.  Its really cold! Not at all what I was expecting from Texas!  Had a wonderful dinner at a mexican restaurant down on Rainey Street, which is apparently the 'new Sixth Street'. All ...

Susie-Q on Bar-B-Q, Austin, United States travel blog

Susie-Q on Bar-B-Q

A travel blog entry by burtonll

Every Tom, Dick and Susie-Q in Texas loves barbecue. I googled Austin Barbecue to get some ideas for at least one "authentic Texas" meal. The “10 Best” listed Salt Lick Barbecue http://www.saltlickbbq.com/ at the top. 30 minutes outside of ...

Texas : done., Austin, United States travel blog

Texas : done.

A travel blog entry by megbrodribb

... to Davy Crockett, and probably, if you're going to see one thing in Texas, it should be the Alamo. Then we continued on to Austin, where we checked into the hostel and then ad a few hours to wander around the city. And when I say wander, I do mean wander ...

meeting part 1, Austin, United States travel blog

meeting part 1

A travel blog entry by svelji

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Hey. I just got back from my meeting. We got our people to people shirt and also we got our group shirt which is representing our 2010 group!!! Also we got a lot of info which helps! Our flight leaves at 7:35pm and we have to be at the airport at 4:30pm. ...

Blah Blah Blah, Austin, United States travel blog

Blah Blah Blah

A travel blog entry by zmarv

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Things are going well. We are hammering out many of the finer details. But finer details do not start fires. Passion burns. I do not have passion. I am passion. I am burning. --------------------------------------------------------------------------- ...

One year exactly heading home to start a real soli, Austin, United States travel blog

One year exactly heading home to start a real soli

A travel blog entry by aliza.aseltine

It's a new season. I'm starting a new school and living in a dorm environment. Currently I'm extremely sick no exaggerating. Once again on the greyhound home. Third sick greyhound rude experience.. Not cool. If I could unto thus trip I never would this ...

From a real ghost town to an almost ghost town, Austin, United States travel blog

From a real ghost town to an almost ghost town

A travel blog entry by k.f.ecclestone

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... the side of mountain, we were fairly sure that we were almost there as the mountain loomed ahead.  Somewhere I had read that Austin describes itself as a living ghost town; when you arrive (particularly in the dusk as we did), you can see why. ...

Mar 26, 2013, Austin, United States travel blog

Mar 26, 2013

A travel blog entry by txherrins

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Starting to like the pace down here......, Austin, United States travel blog

Starting to like the pace down here......

A travel blog entry by peposgreg

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... and went the other  way on Congress St. We walked a million miles out of our way but it was neat to see down town Austin. I blame Doug. We did end up eventually at the SRV statue. Very cool down by Lady Bird lake. There were at least 15 thousand dogs ...

The Capitol, Chinatown, and Shopping, Austin, United States travel blog

The Capitol, Chinatown, and Shopping

A travel blog entry by astre

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... it.  The dim sum meal totally stuffed me up and I needed a walk badly.  We walked around that supermarket and left Austin.  Our final stop on the trip is Round Rock Outlet.  We've been shopping so much that I thought we aren't gonna ...

Finall on the Road...all is good, Austin, United States travel blog

Finall on the Road...all is good

A travel blog entry by nancyanddave

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    We originally were to set sail earlier in June, but our apartment is not ready until later this month, and we were okay for the delay...what can you do?  The postponment was nice because we got go to the beach with ...

gabwithgaudets 17, Austin, United States travel blog

gabwithgaudets 17

A travel blog entry by gabwithgaudets

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Written 23 Mar 06 We have a new author. Rick is attempting to decipher Joyce's notes. Should be fun. Joyce last left you at the campground upon our arrival outside of Veracruz after having battled tropical winds to get there. The next morning dawned ...

Whistle While You Work, Austin, United States travel blog

Whistle While You Work

A travel blog entry by burtonll

... and return to poop again. So you are left with the choice of tolerating them, or perhaps, creating grackle art. A number of Austin artists have been inspired by the grackle; Consider the Grackle, an exhibit put together by Clayworks Studio/Gallery on E ...

Pre-trip preparation, Austin, United States travel blog

Pre-trip preparation

A travel blog entry by akneer

Oh boy, the last few days will be very hectic. I still have tons of things to do before the trip. House to clean, bills to pay and luggages to pack (for 3 people). This will be Lindsay's first trip to the Philippines and its going to be interesting. I ...

UT, Austin, United States travel blog

UT

A travel blog entry by rchene4

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At Ollivander's, Austin, United States travel blog

At Ollivander's

A travel blog entry by pkumar01

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No. I didn't get a letter from Hogwarts although that would have been cool. However, I did go to buy my first pair of cowboy boots and another for Shilpa. I walked into Allens Boots and my first reaction was Oh Crap ! There were rows after rows with ...

Austin, TX, Austin, United States travel blog

Austin, TX

A travel blog entry by jaredandjen

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... the Austin Lone Star Carefree RV Resort.  Jared went in to see if they had any sites and check about getting in to downtown Austin.  They did have sites available for the night and they gave him a map of a bus route that runs pretty close to ...

Republic of Texas and keepin' it weird, Austin, United States travel blog

Republic of Texas and keepin' it weird

A travel blog entry by mattncat

... we really wanted to do Houston was the Space Centre and I'd read even that was a bit of a let down). We arrived in Austin amongst an extraordinary number of motorcycles and soon found out that most of the motels were full (of bikers) and that any coupons ...

Bras - Where's my head????, Austin, United States travel blog

Bras - Where's my head????

A travel blog entry by hahansen

... Barton Creek Mall is much larger than I remember.  And far nicer.  And what's the deal with all the toll-roads in Austin?!?  I don't think I love this place as much as I used too... We went to explore the back-streets of Salado, TX - since ...

Austin, Texas!, Austin, United States travel blog

Austin, Texas!

A travel blog entry by caseys

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... 10 minutes in a cab). While I stayed there they had a great deal for $109, I knew I would be returning in February for the Austin Marathon and they have an even better deal for $99! It also comes with a power bar and water bottle in the morning (hey, ...

A few dobs in the park, Austin, United States travel blog

A few dobs in the park

A travel blog entry by c895868

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Ailien is back to work today after the Thanksgiving holiday break. Our plan today was to explore the Austin downtown a little then see Sam and Ailien for lunch. Awoke this morning to a magnificent day certainly the warmest day so far with forecast max of ...

Searching for an Austin Home, Austin, United States travel blog

Searching for an Austin Home

A travel blog entry by eidetic

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We are searching for a home in Austin. So we found out there was an open house for a number of homes on our priority list. We enjoyed walking through some of the nicest homes on the Colorado River in Austin (called Lake Austin). We also enjoyed eating at ...

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