Travel Blogs from Austin, United States

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Graduation Picnic, Austin, United States travel blog

Graduation Picnic

A travel blog entry by dstras

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When my parents asked me what I wanted to do as a graduation party, I had no idea. Big group or little group? Formal or casual? Dinner or brunch? What to do to keep people entertained? I settled on The Broken Spoke, thinking that it would be a fun place ...

Howdy y'all!, Austin, United States travel blog

Howdy y'all!

A travel blog entry by sam.pinsak

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... of us sequestered in the backseat. Our first stop in Austin was to go to Franklin BBQ, supposedly the most famous BBQ place in Austin (even Obama went there!). Unfortunately for us, we don't have the sway that Obama does with lines, so by the time we had ...

Big Hair, Boots, and Business, Austin, United States travel blog

Big Hair, Boots, and Business

A travel blog entry by jbrandlemccall

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... successful big businesses such as Wholefoods, Dell Computers and Statoil, along with many other successful independent businesses, Austin has created an environment for business development and growth too.  Austin has experienced huge population ...

Austin..., Austin, United States travel blog

Austin...

A travel blog entry by sule

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On our way, Austin, United States travel blog

On our way

A travel blog entry by germann

Our trip to Greece began  as we drove to Houston, Texas where we boarded a British Airways flight to London at 8:40 pm. At the last minute, they called us to the boarding gate and upgraded us to bigger seats at the bulkhead which meant we had ...

Austin, Austin, United States travel blog

Austin

A travel blog entry by whereshallwego

... too sure it went down well when I said wed prefer to go to a normal bar The rest of the night was spent bar hoping around Austin. A seriously great city to go out in. Our host wasn't the easiest person in the world to figure out and we weren't quite sure ...

I am warm !!, Austin, United States travel blog

I am warm !!

A travel blog entry by muggeragem

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... my shadow. Mean while back in South Dakota it is forecast to be around 11C for the rest of the week. Coming towards Austin I saw billboards advertising the SPAM Museum in Austin and it piqued my curiosity, then  received mail from a friend wanting ...

Sep 24, 2014, Austin, United States travel blog

Sep 24, 2014

A travel blog entry by thepinkbackpack

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Top Golf Tonight, Austin, United States travel blog

Top Golf Tonight

A travel blog entry by c895868

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... afternoon activity was once again down at the park kicking the footy. Sam is after a bit of practice before he tries out with the Austin Crows this weekend. Down to the Top Golf complex tonight for dinner and a round of "Top Golf". This is a great fun ...

San Antonio / The Alamo, Austin, United States travel blog

San Antonio / The Alamo

A travel blog entry by chadmarco

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Today we took a side trip into San Antonio. We were going to pull the trailer down there and stay, as we worked our way down to Galveston, but this hurricane Alex is really screwing up our plans. We really liked San Antonio. It's got a lot of history ...

Pay Attention to Your Carry-ons, Austin, United States travel blog

Pay Attention to Your Carry-ons

A travel blog entry by travelpearl

Watch out..Some airlines move your CARRY ONS without your knowledge or approval!   Continental Airlines lost a bag of mine filled with irreplaceable possessions. This bag was a CARRY ON – not a checked, a carry-on -- bag and was moved without ...

Great college city, Austin, United States travel blog

Great college city

A travel blog entry by jharrel11

University of Texas dominates. Real quick trip from San Antone. Would make a great weekend between the two cities.  Walked around UT campus, awesome, football stadium is enormous. Capital building is the size of the white house.  A little ...

The Lone Star State, Austin, United States travel blog

The Lone Star State

A travel blog entry by clare1981

... really good to finally get a taste of the Austin nightlife. Last Friday night we went to Hula Hut and drank cocktails overlooking Lake Austin. Then on Saturday, after Paul and I had gone canoeing on Town Lake (or should I say Paul took me canoeing!), we ...

Writings for Myself, Austin, United States travel blog

Writings for Myself

A travel blog entry by zmarv

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Am I visiting myself again? It mostly feels that way so far, but I don't mind. If anything, I think I could grow used to it. Use it. Fall is arriving with quite some wind behind it. The days have been some of the most enjoyable I can remember in some ...

Sushi and Banana Fosters, Austin, United States travel blog

Sushi and Banana Fosters

A travel blog entry by teamrobinmills

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Uber cool Sushi and Banana Fosters in Austin as thanks for our help with the set-up of the new (and huge) Verison  Braunfels Road store in San Antonio. See Robin´s adventures in Austin slide show for photos of the ...

Meeting today, Austin, United States travel blog

Meeting today

A travel blog entry by svelji

My meeting is this morning and I promise I will tell you more! Oh and I know when I'm leaving for my trip! I'm leaving on July 14th and I'm coming back on July 28th.  So I'll tell you more about my meeting when I get back! I also want to thank my ma ...

Mobile Update, Austin, United States travel blog

Mobile Update

A travel blog entry by mrf

Pasamos por Austin, es la capital de Texas, está padre pero pasamos de noche. Desde Buda hasta Temple no dejó de haber casas y tiendas y eso...esta ...

Ben's state track meet/ Austin, Austin, United States travel blog

Ben's state track meet/ Austin

A travel blog entry by walshfamily

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... ankle. He was disappointed, but after a while he forgot about it and we were able to enjoy the rest of the day in Austin. We went to a Mexican restaurant called Guero's Taco Bar to have lunch. It was another very nice weekend with my friends and ...

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 ...

Keepin' Austin weird!!!, Austin, United States travel blog

Keepin' Austin weird!!!

A travel blog entry by keely.deltoro

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... we are there from having a beer at 12pm on 6th street to acting like a local downtown while eating BBQ! We love new things! Austin is amazing!!! I can't stress how much we will miss this place when we are out of TX!! It is beautiful and we love helping ...

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 ...

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