Travel Blogs from San Antonio, United States

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Now I Can Remember the Alamo, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Now I Can Remember the Alamo

A travel blog entry by cphenly

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... a couple of hours after the conference ended and before I had to go to the airport, so I did a tiny bit of touring around San Antonio.  Fortunately, the hottest tourist sites are all within five minutes' walk of where I was staying. First stop: ...

Back home in SA, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Back home in SA

A travel blog entry by jak5

The connecting flight to SA was no problem in O'Hare. Our luggage made it too. We did have to find and claim our luggage thru customs, then go thru the airline baggage drop off counter again to recheck those bags in to SA. Security lines were the ...

San Antonio, San Antonio, United States travel blog

San Antonio

A travel blog entry by nayab

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Didn't really get a chance to see San Antonio much. the area was mainly a stop over point. We did see the Alamo which did not really interest me. To be honest I don't know much about the history of the Alamo which is probably why I did not find it ...

May 9, 2012, San Antonio, United States travel blog

May 9, 2012

A travel blog entry by wright2

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... that is always portrayed as the “Alamo” is actually the church that was inside what was originally named “Mission San Antonio de Valero”, but was referred to by the Spanish soldiers as the Alamo in honor of their home town in ...

Remember, The Alamo!, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Remember, The Alamo!

A travel blog entry by dmbtraveler195

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... Herman, I know I will not find my answer or a bicycle in the Alamo basement. It does not exist! Originally named Mission San Antonio de Valero, the Alamo got it's new name in the early 1800's. Spanish soldiers stationed at the mission renamed it in honor ...

Daylight in San Antonio!, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Daylight in San Antonio!

A travel blog entry by pjnedry

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I was up early on our first real day in San Antonio so I checked out the neighborhood around the hotel.  We are about 6 blogs from the Riverwalk area.  The Holiday In Express where we are staying will drop off and pick up guests at the various ...

Christina's SeaWorld Birthday, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Christina's SeaWorld Birthday

A travel blog entry by roadtrippers

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Gathering News with Mandy Mills, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Gathering News with Mandy Mills

A travel blog entry by transformers

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Hey! Happy Fourth of July...This is Mandy Mills with Gathering News. I'm going to tell you what went down today. Starting out, we woke up way too early to be up! Haha! Breakfast was really yummy. Today was a little different though, we went ...

Mansions  to The Oldest Dance Hall in Texas, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Mansions to The Oldest Dance Hall in Texas

A travel blog entry by kupdegra

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... , Aquamarina is one of the oldest continually inhabited locations on the continent and is the second-largest artesian springs inthe Western United States. Gary and I liked it because it was informative, and you get to sit back and chill out. The ...

Toronto to PV Day 4, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Toronto to PV Day 4

A travel blog entry by ninamaclaverty

Another uneventful travel day, well almost.  We left Texarkana about 9:00 and arrived in San Antonio about 4:00pm.  Beautiful clear, sunny day but it had turned cold overnight and we were hovering @ 0C most of the morning, warmed up in the ...

Lonestar, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Lonestar

A travel blog entry by pedfri01

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... san antonio. most of you know that i went to college here "back in the day." as i like to explain it, i was in san antonio before the spurs knew how to play basketball, before the alamodome, before Fiesta Texas, before Sea World, but after the ...

First Day, San Antonio, United States travel blog

First Day

A travel blog entry by vriecke

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... . Fare was typical pub food, but was good, and Bill had 24 beers on draft to choose from, so he was happy. Tomorrow we have to drive from San Antonio to El Paso. Not looking forward to that - did it once before and it was the most boring drive EVER! ...

Starting out, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Starting out

A travel blog entry by drmom

... Needless to say, Paul did all of the driving.  The drive was uneventful except for encountering notable traffic in Dallas, Austin, and San Antonio.  We made it in time for a not-too-late dinner.  We walked from our hotel to the Market ...

Just the Beginning, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Just the Beginning

A travel blog entry by jwhit003

... the feelings that we experience, we are definitely anticipating the beginning of our journey. We've had several dream itineraries - San Antonio - Guatemala (language school) - L.A. - Tahiti - Fiji - Cook Islands - 2 months in New Zealand - 2 months ...

Last day in San Antonio, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Last day in San Antonio

A travel blog entry by lybird

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Writing this over dinner, yummy GF , baked salmon with bell pepper sauce and cream brûlée with berries. I'm loving my mini iPad as it is light in my back pack and easy it use. The note taking is great as it saves automatically. I did a ...

Leaving on a jet planet, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Leaving on a jet planet

A travel blog entry by lybird

The group that left yesterday didn't land in Dallas, but did a quick detour due to smoke or fire in the back of the plane and had an emergency landing. Pictures on twitter. I was up early and lots of time to pack and throw out a bit more paper leaflets ...

A day for resting, San Antonio, United States travel blog

A day for resting

A travel blog entry by jormaontour

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Today was ome bad day. Day before we had 92F. During the night swept a huge thunderstorm over us. It was raining and blowing a lotts. The temperature was around 62F with hard wind this day. It was a good idea to stay one day watching TV and playing with ...

Downtown San Antonio in one day, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Downtown San Antonio in one day

A travel blog entry by huppwits

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I wanted to see the Alamo and I'd read a lot about it being in the center of downtown with lots of touristy stuff around and a cool river walk. We figured we could do a good walking tour and hit the highlights. in a day. The bus stops right across from ...

Carlsbad Caverns and the Drive thru Texas, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Carlsbad Caverns and the Drive thru Texas

A travel blog entry by ebdsnyder

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... the other direction and jumped the median didn't think i'd be driving past 80mph this trip darkness fell 85-90mph in complete darkness san antonio is huge they have a sea world O_o Traveled ~3,500 miles so far.  Will check the odometer for an ...

San Antonio, San Antonio, United States travel blog

San Antonio

A travel blog entry by stephisa

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Voici quelques souvenirs de notre journée cowboy.  ...

ISTE Day 2, San Antonio, United States travel blog

ISTE Day 2

A travel blog entry by lybird

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A interesting keynote from Stephen Johnson. I have been wandering and getting lost or completely disorientated in the trade halls. Luckily they have toilets or bath rooms in them and also regularly spaced areas to buy food and drink. The also have areas ...

Alamo/River Walk/San Jose Mission, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Alamo/River Walk/San Jose Mission

A travel blog entry by pegbermel

... is lots of places to eat and gift shops. Our first stop was the Alamo, very impressive. We also took a boat ride on the San Antonio river . Today we visited the San Jose Mission. It was built in the 1700's by the Spanish Missionaries. They wanted to ...

Watermark Spa, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Watermark Spa

A travel blog entry by shokk

Late for the appointment at the Watermark Spa, but very much worth the cost.  I fell asleep toward the end of the 30 minute ...

San Antonio, Heart of the Hill Country---RS#14419, San Antonio, United States travel blog

San Antonio, Heart of the Hill Country---RS#14419

A travel blog entry by orlandoanne

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... nbsp;      -Red Adair We were so excited about our Road Scholar program (#14419)  in San Antonio mostly because we were participating along with our good friends, the Cooks and the Myers. We flew Southwest Airlines ...

Time to go...., San Antonio, United States travel blog

Time to go....

A travel blog entry by flores251

1 suitcase, 1 rolling duffle , 1 overnight suitcase, 1 back pack, 1 camera bag, 1 snack bag and 1 little cooler with drinks plus neck pillow. I think we are ready!!! Let's hit the road baby!!!! I want me some Cajun ...

1299 miles in 2 days, San Antonio, United States travel blog

1299 miles in 2 days

A travel blog entry by sparcat

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We made it to San Antonioni, Texas in 2 days of driving. We had time in the evening to go to the River Walk and had dinner there.  It was nice to walk around after 2 days in the ...

Test, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Test

A travel blog entry by ygtai

This is a test.  We're still preparing and ...

Superman Returns and the Cowboy Guido, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Superman Returns and the Cowboy Guido

A travel blog entry by djpick

On Friday, I went back to the chiropractor for a quick follow-up. He gave my neck a loud snap and sent me on my way. Luckily for me, a 14-screen megaplex sits across the highway from where the chiropractor is so I stopped off to view Superman Returns. ...

San Antonio - The Alamo, San Antonio, United States travel blog

San Antonio - The Alamo

A travel blog entry by marcher1234

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... . They take a picture of you in front of the Alamo as you enter, which was a bit awkward on my own. The Alamo is San Antonio's most famous landmark & is the setting for the battle for independence that took place in 1836. Enjoyed scanning through the ...

Between the rain....., San Antonio, United States travel blog

Between the rain.....

A travel blog entry by jpandpa

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... an unexpected oasis in the middle of a large city.  We planned to drive to Fredericksburg today, about 1 1/2 hours northwest of San Antonio, to visit some wineries.  But the rains came again last night and through the morning.  Many areas ...

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