Travel Blogs from Austin, United States

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Soon to be employed..., Austin, United States travel blog

Soon to be employed...

A travel blog entry by vivaciousbrandi

Everyone cross your fingers for me, I applied online today with Steiner (www.steinerleisure.com), one of the largest Spa staffers in the cruise ship industry! They are based in London, and offer interviews there every two weeks. If all goes well, I may ...

One day left..., Austin, United States travel blog

One day left...

A travel blog entry by timbertime

Going Loco!!! Packing and finalizing everything.... just one more day to finish all! Getting Excited! I loveeeeeeeeeeeeee to TRAVEL!!!! ...

Deep In The Heart of Austin, Texas, Austin, United States travel blog

Deep In The Heart of Austin, Texas

A travel blog entry by leighannparker

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... could dream of while I was home (thanks Mom...). After two solid days of running errands, I am officially ready for mi viaje magnifico. Here are a few pictures from my weekend in Austin. Next stop, Gilb's amazing couch in San Francisco for 3 nights.  ...

Time is running out!, Austin, United States travel blog

Time is running out!

A travel blog entry by dfdippel

I am almost finished packing. So far my bag weighs 20 lbs but I figure it will be about 30 lbs when its all said and done. We are taking the same bags we used last time we went to Europe. Inger's was in great shape but mine needed some minor repair ...

Everything is big in Texas, Austin, United States travel blog

Everything is big in Texas

A travel blog entry by muzz_travelling

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... from the hostel about 10 minutes later and went back to playing piano. Nanannanaan nananan nna annana nan naaaaaaaaana. The upside of Austin is The Austin University which is the biggest UNI in the USA. With 50,000 students and taking up a good few ...

Thor Sent Us, Austin, United States travel blog

Thor Sent Us

A travel blog entry by atimetowander

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... impressive to watch.  Then had dinner at El Naranjo courtesy of Bremmer, and hung out on Rainey Street.  If anyone visits Austin, go to Rainey Street.  Very cool vibe.  Lots of houses converted into bars, live music, string ...

The Day in Austin, Austin, United States travel blog

The Day in Austin

A travel blog entry by hookah87

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... a really big ceiling in the center of the building.  Well after that we decided to do something everyone who goes to Austin must do....the Congress Bridge.  Every dusk in Austin, under the congress bridge, one can witness thousands of bats ...

Getting ready for our big adventure, Austin, United States travel blog

Getting ready for our big adventure

A travel blog entry by goodner

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... " of living in close proximity with one another for a prolonged period of time.  This is how our 6 week 2013 Western United States Driving Experience came to be.  Aside from an amazing family experience, we did in fact learn a number of valuable ...

Adventure preparations, Austin, United States travel blog

Adventure preparations

A travel blog entry by tamollie

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How do you condense your life to fit into a camper van?  I honestly really don't know, but we've tried to be as thoughtful as we can on the process. Amelia and Soren both have a drawer under their seats so it just made sense that this would be their ...

Friday June 23, Austin, United States travel blog

Friday June 23

A travel blog entry by trialsrider

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... . I settled up with the waitress and went outside with a few minutes to spare before the Resentments came on. This is Austin's singer-songwriter supergroup whose members are Bruce Hughes, Jon Dee Graham, Stephen Bruton and "Scrappy" Jed Blackwell. Their ...

Rounding Third Base and on the Home Stretch, Austin, United States travel blog

Rounding Third Base and on the Home Stretch

A travel blog entry by bmlevinson

... such great people. This morning Dad actually left ( yes, again ) to go to Lexington this time for his college reunion. However, we are in Austin, my hometown, now, so we are PSYCHED. 10 days here will fly by, then like 1.5 weeks till home!!!  Ben ...

2 nights in Austin, Austin, United States travel blog

2 nights in Austin

A travel blog entry by michellendave

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... lighting tradition in a neighborhood near the upper part of Guadalupe street.  Somehow we found it and enjoyed this funky Austin custom. After a delightful breakfast at the hotel, we drove to the Lady Bird Johnson hiking and biking trail, ...

Friday March 16, 2007, Austin, United States travel blog

Friday March 16, 2007

A travel blog entry by trialsrider

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... I guess. I looked over and the only non employee in the place besides us was Chris Smither sitting alone at a table reading the Austin Chronicle. After awhile we talked and he told us he was leaving the next day for Australia and would be there for almost ...

Bachelorette Party!, Austin, United States travel blog

Bachelorette Party!

A travel blog entry by kimthevagabond

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My first stop on this particular U.S. excursion was Austin to attend one of my best friend's bachelorette party. We rented an amazing house on the lake, complete with rooftop hottub, infinity pool, and even an elevator! It was a great ladies weekend ...

Formula 1, Austin, United States travel blog

Formula 1

A travel blog entry by jas20j

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Today we flew from Fort Lauderdale International Airport to Austin Texas. Our flight was with the carrier, Jet Blue, who were a good option. Unlike other airlines in the states, Jet Blue allows one complimentary bag (we have payed $50 for each bag on ...

Where am I?, Austin, United States travel blog

Where am I?

A travel blog entry by s2sslauren

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... in the van, had a quick breakfast and then made a run to WalMart for some Sudafed. After that we drove down HWY 50 to Austin and checked in to the two different hotels (Cozy Mountain and Pony Canyon). We then doubled back to help out the riders and ride ...

Tuesday March 13, 2007, Austin, United States travel blog

Tuesday March 13, 2007

A travel blog entry by trialsrider

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... and it seems to be OK for the moment. We'll see if the moment lasts. It didn't. Still raining at 4:15.   Threadgill's Austin Singer Songwriter Group show was moved indoors because of the rain, but it went off without a hitch.   The master of ...

Two steppin' in Austin, Austin, United States travel blog

Two steppin' in Austin

A travel blog entry by alwaysastory

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... it was a soft drink he gave it me for free. Bargain! The next day we went to a BBQ truck which is the thing to do in Austin. So I ordered beef brisket and it was like a slab of meat with some potato salad! It was yummy! Then it was time to walk it off ...

Formula 1, Austin, United States travel blog

Formula 1

A travel blog entry by jas20j

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Clear skies and warm weather greeted us this morning as we made our way to the Circuit of America’s for the penultimate round of the 2013  Formula One Championship. We were in our seats at Turn 1 for the first of 2 support ...

Twas the night before India..., Austin, United States travel blog

Twas the night before India...

A travel blog entry by krupnicksgo

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'Twas the night before India and The Krupnick Crew is piled into one hotel room in Austin, Texas.  We had a great farewell dinner with Robert and Gail, Florence's parents overlooking Lake Travis at The Oasis Restaurant. The bags have been packed with ...

Planning is Underway!, Austin, United States travel blog

Planning is Underway!

A travel blog entry by kcomai

Well I thought I'd try this thing out first.  So this is the guinea pig entry!  We are currently planning our 7.5 week trip backpacking through Europe.   We are excited to get the opportunity to do this, although the planning ...

Final Entry, Austin, United States travel blog

Final Entry

A travel blog entry by doodlebugs

It's eleven years later and I am finally writing the end. The Travelpod website is closing down so I have to archive the entries. Maybe I will get them all bound into a book. After vising my dad in Arizona, we visited my mom in Seattle and briefly looked ...

Christie's Graduation, Austin, United States travel blog

Christie's Graduation

A travel blog entry by tjcafarrand

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Carol and I had a nice trip to TX for Christie's graduation from University of Texas - Medical Branch. It was hot! Down in Galveston Island where UT-MB is located, it was downright miserable with the oppressive humidity. We had a good time anyway and ...

Prep and excitement!, Austin, United States travel blog

Prep and excitement!

A travel blog entry by hilaryad

Two weeks from today I will depart on a jet plane . . . and another . . . and another . . . and another. It will take a while to get there, but that's part of the adventure! Right now I'm busy preparing for the trip, and getting more excited with each ...

Alfredo in goveja rebra, Austin, United States travel blog

Alfredo in goveja rebra

A travel blog entry by bosstone

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... kavo ali pir in spocil). No, itak smo bili vsi skoraj mrtvi od vesoljcev, vrocine in voznje. Pred dvema dnevoma smo vseeno prisli v Austin - prestolnico Texasa, ne, to ni ne San Antonio, ne Houston, ne Dallas, pac pa Austin Texas. Mesto je noro. Zivi za ...

Lone Star Bats, Austin, United States travel blog

Lone Star Bats

A travel blog entry by burtonll

... : December 29, 1845 State Nickname: Lone Star State Key Words: Lakes, Music, Bats, Nightlife; Hills, Johnson The site that became Austin was selected because it was on high ground, away from the fever danger of the Gulf coast. The pink-granite domed ...

Keeping Austin Weird, Austin, United States travel blog

Keeping Austin Weird

A travel blog entry by socs

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... earlier.  We are really happy we went to see the bats. It was a once in a lifetime experience. That rounded out our Austin experience (even though we didn't get to see the friend I wanted to see there - next time!) We're definately expanding the job ...

Trip Prep for The Bay Islands on Aug 4th, Austin, United States travel blog

Trip Prep for The Bay Islands on Aug 4th

A travel blog entry by chrismyers

We will be heading out to Islas de la Bahia (The Bay Islands) in early August.  The Bay Islands are a group of islands about 20 miles off the north coast of Honduras.  We will be visiting the islands of Roatan and Utila.  Roatan is a ...

Most Updated Itinerary, Austin, United States travel blog

Most Updated Itinerary

A travel blog entry by prfoley

... : Boeing 737-800 Depart: Hanoi at 8:35AM Arrive: Beijing Capital Apt 05-Jul-09 at 2:50PM Wednesday 15-Jul-09 Air United Airlines. Flight: UA888 Aircraft: Boeing 777 Depart: Beijing Capital Apt at 12:00PM Arrive: San Francisco Intl Apt 15-Jul-09 ...

Back in Austin one last time, Austin, United States travel blog

Back in Austin one last time

A travel blog entry by dfdippel

OK, I promise we will be getting started on the trip soon. We just had to stop back home after Hawaii to get all the final arrangements done. ...

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