Travel Blogs from San Antonio, United States

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We scored Fiesta!, San Antonio, United States travel blog

We scored Fiesta!

A travel blog entry by petkatravels

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... diorama of The Alamo with recorded stories about people there like Davies Crockett were great. There are several missions to visit in San Antonio. The first mission became The Alamo.Jimmy drove us all out to where the other missions are and we decided to ...

I'll think of an appropriate title later, San Antonio, United States travel blog

I'll think of an appropriate title later

A travel blog entry by glawler

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... now I have to get back onto the train for another over-24-hour train ride. --- So, what do I think of these LA and San Antonio? I'm going to reserve judgement on both of them as I clearly didn't spend enough time in either to get any sense of what ...

Lone Star State..., San Antonio, United States travel blog

Lone Star State...

A travel blog entry by fatkidfrogs

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... I lived in Texas as a child but I didn't appreciate the history of it all back then. "Remember the Alamo!" Another highlight of San Antonio is the Riverwalk. For years, I remember my parents raving about a shop selling the best sherbert ever and it was my ...

Puebla - Valle - Monterrey - San Antonio, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Puebla - Valle - Monterrey - San Antonio

A travel blog entry by nz2uk

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... , overlooking this sparkling Monterrey quenching our thirst with margaritas and tequilas. Minus the worms. Monday 5th July. Monterrey - San Antonio. 480ks. From Monterrey to the Mexican/US border we travelled 234ks through flat unproductive scrubland. And ...

No more snow :<), San Antonio, United States travel blog

No more snow :<)

A travel blog entry by 2hunters

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December 17th Well, what a night, after clear clean roads and sunshine all the way to Denver, we were reintroduced to winter just as we entered Oklahoma. The snow was coming down good, covering roads, filling motels, and waking up snow plough drivers. ...

The Stats, San Antonio, United States travel blog

The Stats

A travel blog entry by lorievans

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The Ride: The Orient Express, a point-to-point bicycle tour beginning July 7th in Paris and ending August 25th in Istanbul, Turkey. Number of riding days: 39 Number of rest days:11 Number of countries visited: 7 Total miles: 2200 Average daily mileage: ...

Approaching San Antonio, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Approaching San Antonio

A travel blog entry by mcalla2000

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... anyone who is familiar with the the South Shore and Babylon line of the LIRR.  Amazingly, this entire stretch from Houston to San Antonio is like going along one big, four hour stretch of Sunrise Highway.  The track goes on a straight, flat ...

Final Four, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Final Four

A travel blog entry by akbar

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... , I was on a pretty cool odyssey. Sports Note: (rounds 1 & 2 in Raleigh, rounds 3 & 4 in Charlotte, Final 4 in San Antonio). Rnd 1 - NC over Mt St Maries, Davidson over Gonzaga, Gtown over UMBC, & Arkansas over Indiana) Rnd 2 - NC ...

The Alamo, San Antonio, United States travel blog

The Alamo

A travel blog entry by katrinaandtim

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... wanted. The Alamo was quite busy and hard to see everything. Once we returned to the bus we headed to mission San Jose and mission Concepcion. Before visiting the marketplace. Once we returned to the hotel we organised Chinese for dinner. Tomorrow we ...

All the fajitas and margaritas y'all can handle!, San Antonio, United States travel blog

All the fajitas and margaritas y'all can handle!

A travel blog entry by cybelle

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... - wearing my coat on most days was a choice I deeply regretted, especially once we'd done our 11 block walk into the city! But since San Antonio had little else to offer, we booked a day trip out to Austin. When they say, "keep Austin weird", they're not ...

LSCOL Day 8 - Buda, TX to San Antonio to Houston, San Antonio, United States travel blog

LSCOL Day 8 - Buda, TX to San Antonio to Houston

A travel blog entry by cindysellsjohns

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... we ALL enjoyed. Our Local sponsors included: South Texas Blood & Tissue Center TOSA Texas Organ Sharing Alliance Saturn of San Antonio Rolling Oaks Mall Things began to wind down and everyone started heading outside to get things sorted out to ...

Don't mess with Texas, Dallas/San Antonio, United States travel blog

Don't mess with Texas

A travel blog entry by deb93

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... for 1 little highway sign that reads, "This way to the The Alamo"? I mean, c'mon - why else is anyone coming to San Antonio?!?!?!? But, after some navigational issues, we made it to San Antonio - some how Liz got stuck on the last driving leg again, so ...

Remember the Alamo, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Remember the Alamo

A travel blog entry by lauraapple

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... outnumbered 3 to 1 and became the Republic of Texas. Sam Houston was its first president but after 9 years they joined the United States in order to have greater protection and access to economical benefits. It was a great experience to be there and I ...

Quick trip to San Antonio, San Antonio0, United States travel blog

Quick trip to San Antonio

A travel blog entry by jasemeetsworld

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... I had to stay one more week after camp to work with the church group of kids. So before that started I went with Carly, Ben and Ryan to San Antonio to go to the 6 Flags. That was fun but a long day. We went on all the big rides and Ryan and Ben won ...

So much wind... even more time..., San Antonio, United States travel blog

So much wind... even more time...

A travel blog entry by ralphieboyo

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... but good for one's mind.  Overall, it was a blessing to be among so many friendly people. After church, we visited the San Antonio Botanical Gardens.  It was a bit of a disappointment, since they had a hard freeze over the last few weeks. ...

Getting ready, 6 days to go, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Getting ready, 6 days to go

A travel blog entry by lorievans

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Can't believe I'm really doing this and that it's almost here. Good thing cuz I'm sure people are sick of hearing about it. But since I am not a Facebooker, I've been asked to update my friends and family in some fashion. So this is my first attempt at a ...

Riverwalk, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Riverwalk

A travel blog entry by mcalla2000

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Not only did I make it to Denny's but then realized that it was only a few more blocks to the Riverwalk.  This city has a great Downtown.  It is clean, safe, well planned, beautiful and it all revolves around the Riverwak which is especially ...

Alamo KOA in San Antonio, TX, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Alamo KOA in San Antonio, TX

A travel blog entry by porkchopexpress

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... early check in.  They drove us to our site and ensured that we had all the information we needed to get around San Antonio.  Additionally, we were able to fill up on propane prior to parking. After working for awhile, Todd got ready and we ...

Chapter 20 Itchy Feet, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Chapter 20 Itchy Feet

A travel blog entry by romabeach

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... ; John took us downtown where we took the opportunity for a Riverboat ride.   This is the second most visited attraction in San Antonio, only beaten by the famous Alamo. A visit to the Alamo after the Riverboat finished the day for us. On the ...

San Antonio Super Regionals, San Antonio, United States travel blog

San Antonio Super Regionals

A travel blog entry by larryg59

We stayed about 2 hours east of San Antonio....went through another rain storm before we arrived......had plenty of help to off load the trailer....never been on this side of San Antonio before, did not even know they had this huge arena called the Alamo ...

Chapter 10 Moving East, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Chapter 10 Moving East

A travel blog entry by romabeach

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... they were doing this, especially in these weather conditions.    There seemed to be a lot of traffic heading into San Antonio.    A while later we saw around a dozen or so police vehicles, lights flashing and hundreds of ...

Texas, USA - 05, Dallas, Fort Worth, Austin, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Texas, USA - 05

A travel blog entry by shaun_and_leah

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... that had escaped us during our South and Central American adventures. After Dallas we basically headed south - to places like Austin, San Antonio, Gruene, Fredericksburg, Johnson City etc. We could go on forever but here is a quick overview of what we ...

Mess this, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Mess this

A travel blog entry by lady_d

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... of pads, texas stylee. I feel like a princess. Soon we're off to see happenings of this city. A fun place thus far, San Antonio has yet to let me down. OH a few songs of the days ... (I've been lagging) Guns N Roses Sweet Child ...

Walking on water, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Walking on water

A travel blog entry by bekandjesse

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... and we both found it interesting walking through the locations where Yankee settlers first fought for the independence of Texas from Mexico. San Antonio also has a beautiful river walk. The city was planned around a small river system and a walkway and ...

Count down to our trip, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Count down to our trip

A travel blog entry by godfrey06

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Now the count down is on. We are three days away from ...

It's the final count down, San Antonio, United States travel blog

It's the final count down

A travel blog entry by godfrey06

We are counting down the minutes to go on our trip. We are less than 24 hours away from taking off for Europe. Running around packing stuff up. More to come later! ...

Riverwalk San Antonio, San Antonio, United States travel blog

Riverwalk San Antonio

A travel blog entry by katrinaandtim

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We ate breakfast before we began the 4.5 hours drive to San Antonio. The hwy was really busy. Usually they become a little congested entering major cities. But from Dallas to San Antonio busy all the way. Did I also mention petrol is cheap. Costs us $40 ...

Double Eagles, Long Horns and Lone Stars, Austin - San Antonio, United States travel blog

Double Eagles, Long Horns and Lone Stars

A travel blog entry by herecomesmungo

... Vernia. The people are really friendly out here, and you can go anywhere on your own and have a good night out. Last night was "shuffleboard" I lost. I'm off to the Alamo in San Antonio later today. This will be an emotional experience, I'm sure of ...

2010, What am I going to do next!, San Antonio, United States travel blog

2010, What am I going to do next!

A travel blog entry by skip2938

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         I am in San Antonio for the winter getting some dental work done. So far I have gotten treatment for gum disease and they are better then they have been in years. I have two more appointments in February ...

The Alamo and More, San Antonio, United States travel blog

The Alamo and More

A travel blog entry by jimandclare

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... , we headed to the San Antonio Missions National Historical Park.  Interestingly, by cooperative agreement with the Archdiocese of San Antonio, mission churches remain active centers of worship. The 4 missions are spread out over 8-10 miles. ...

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