Travel Blogs from Austin, United States

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The best laid plans......, Austin, United States travel blog

The best laid plans......

A travel blog entry by nkmorris

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... our experiences with Easy Jet in Europe - friendly, good service, free bags and reasonable price. Highly recommended.  Austin provided an immediate improvement in April temperatures - suddenly we were breaking out the t-shirts, and enjoying dinner ...

Texas, Texas, Austin, United States travel blog

Texas, Texas

A travel blog entry by bhuvaneshwari

... essen gegangen, das jeden Vegetarier in Traenen ausbrechen lassen haette. Das Barbeque-Restaurant befindet sich ausserhalb von Austin im Niemandsland - nur Staub, Hitze, zirpende Grillen und der Geruch von Gegrilltem. Nun, Niemandsland stimmt nicht ganz, ...

Getting ready!, Austin, United States travel blog

Getting ready!

A travel blog entry by afrikanya

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... - I'm trying to carry just my big backpack and my small daypack- we'll see if I can do it!!  Doing all the austin stuff that I'll miss- especially eating tex mex and hanging out with friends/ family.  Cooking a lot.  Hoping that my school ...

Some good online resources for Thailand, Austin, United States travel blog

Some good online resources for Thailand

A travel blog entry by mizmelodia

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I have been spending alot of time doing research about Thailand and these are my favorite sites so far.  The first one, http://www.learningthai.com has really good and simple lessons with audio.  The next one; http://www.gorsworld.com is from ...

Getting closer . . ., Austin, United States travel blog

Getting closer . . .

A travel blog entry by hilaryad

... ;scout thing. I think I'll be okay. Along with my trip preparation I have been hanging out with friends doing some great "Austin" things before I leave. And several of them have been firsts. One of the many things I love about this city -- even ...

Austin City Limits Music Festival!!!!, Austin, United States travel blog

Austin City Limits Music Festival!!!!

A travel blog entry by gra8ful

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We finally made it to Austin.  We won the early bird tickets to this music fest months before we put our house on the market and decided to do this trip.  130 bands, 8 stages, 3 days!  As most of you know, we love to see live music so this ...

Boobies!!, Austin, United States travel blog

Boobies!!

A travel blog entry by nearhelsinki

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... I might make it to my grandfather’s eightieth birthday celebration on the 28th (Happy Birthday, Grandpa Bernie!).  So from Austin, it’s our intention to see the only other liberal city in Texas (supposedly), though I feel an urge to ...

A month with Eliot, Austin, United States travel blog

A month with Eliot

A travel blog entry by rutgervd

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... down on the middle pillar and had the train roll over us while we were under the track.   I must say I absolutely loved Austin, there are many liberal-thinking students, which gives the city a very relaxed vibe, there is live music everywhere and ...

Day 18|  LBJ Boyhood Home and 1st Day in Austin, Austin, United States travel blog

Day 18| LBJ Boyhood Home and 1st Day in Austin

A travel blog entry by tedr1962

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... and place. I traveled the remaining 30 some miles to the AirBnB condo that sits along the Colorado River across from downtown Austin.  The choices were more expensive here mostly because Austin is an attractive city that has a obvious high demand. ...

We'll be back!, Austin, United States travel blog

We'll be back!

A travel blog entry by nicandjessica

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... Yesterday we did a lot more walking, and saw the thing we missed the day before. We wanted to see the park where they have the Austin City Limits Music Fest, we were able to find it but they are refurbishing the lawn so we were unable to see it. ...

Home of electric rock, Austin, United States travel blog

Home of electric rock

A travel blog entry by aldo80

Still alive, will update this ...

Home of electric rock, Austin, United States travel blog

Home of electric rock

A travel blog entry by aldo80

Still alive, will update this ...

Austin, Austin, United States travel blog

Austin

A travel blog entry by zoeh

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Today has been a glorious day.  Apparently all the humidity yesterday was on account on a storm blowing in, because today we woke up to absolutely perfect weather.  It was low 80s and sunny, with a light breeze and just enough humidity to keep ...

Honky tonk heaven, Austin, United States travel blog

Honky tonk heaven

A travel blog entry by rachandstu

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... largest after Washington DC and can be seen all the way along Congress Avenue which passes through the centre of downtown Austin. After a delicious sandwich which was possibly the first unprocessed meal we’ve had here (thank you Caffeine on ...

Day 82  To San Antonio ? Nah Too Hot!, Austin, United States travel blog

Day 82 To San Antonio ? Nah Too Hot!

A travel blog entry by coldunn

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Day 82   Late night last night - got in around 2:00 am.  I was planning to go to San Antonio today - but it was getting pretty warm by the time I got up so I decided to chill out today. Made myself a late breakfast/brunch and sat down at the ...

EVERYTHING Is Bigger In Texas, Austin, United States travel blog

EVERYTHING Is Bigger In Texas

A travel blog entry by sophiegrimm

... Austin as well for music gigs and whatnot (At least the Italian Men and Connor Guitar Boy) and that reassured us somewhat that Austin couldn't be that bad.  Oh, and we forgot to mention that we had ALMOST recruited Leah on this trip as well until ...

Come Back to Texas, Austin, United States travel blog

Come Back to Texas

A travel blog entry by dfdippel

... of busy at work but that's really just a lame excuse for me being lazy. For those of you who don't know we are back in Austin and back at work. The three months just flew by and we wish we could have stayed on the road longer. I promise I will back ...

Less than 2 weeks to go..., Austin, United States travel blog

Less than 2 weeks to go...

A travel blog entry by vivaciousbrandi

Less than 2 weeks 'till departure and things are falling into place. I have a job interview on Aug 15 in London with Steiner to work as a massage therapist on a cruise ship. I sold my dryer and massage chair yesterday which means my only remaining ...

Day 53: Boots, Austin, United States travel blog

Day 53: Boots

A travel blog entry by justtash

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... ... They are!) After lunch and a too long conversation about men's toilets we headed off to Allen's Boots - THE place for boots in Austin... Oh my goodness oh my goodness ... So many boots so many choices ... We started with red, pink, and silver and o ...

Kentucky - Whiskey Horse and baseball bats, Kentucky, United States travel blog

Kentucky - Whiskey Horse and baseball bats

A travel blog entry by skcoll

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Day 337 Sunday 02/10/05 Mursfreeboro - Bowling Green We find out that a local town has a Highland Games - so we head North at speed. It's about 3 hours to our destination - Mammoth Caves. At 356 surveyed miles it's the longest cave system in the ...

Junction to Austin, Austin, United States travel blog

Junction to Austin

A travel blog entry by zoeh

... really, really good.  Unfortunately we didn't have room for the peach cobbler. After lunch we went to explore the UT-Austin campus.  It was a beautiful campus, full of grand hacienda-style buildings and large trees.  It was one of the ...

Day 80 A Brighter Day, Austin, United States travel blog

Day 80 A Brighter Day

A travel blog entry by coldunn

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... dinner. Used my trusty Google app on my phone to research nearby bars with live music as I did not want to go into downtown Austin tonight.  Selected the Skylark Lounge on Airport Blvd ~ 3 miles from where I am. Wow what a find - great little dive ...

Keep Austin Weird, Austin, United States travel blog

Keep Austin Weird

A travel blog entry by zoestephen

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... items we both coveted. For foodies, it is Asgard. Well, the computer is about to die so unfortunately, I must sign off. Austin has been wonderful and fully lives up to its exalted reputation. We're off to Big Bend National Park. Upcoming ...

Day 57: Bingo with Chickens, Austin, United States travel blog

Day 57: Bingo with Chickens

A travel blog entry by justtash

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Day 57 of this amazing adventure began with two sad realisations. 1 - This adventure was drawing to an end and 2 - there was no hot water in my bathroom!!!! Not much can be done about no. 1 (other than savour the memories) but surely management can sort ...

packing list, Austin, United States travel blog

packing list

A travel blog entry by austinboston

backpacks Erin - Toploading Osprey Ariel 55 Brian - XL Dana Design Arc Active w/ zipoff daypack Expandable rucksack Compression sack Compression straps - 5   sleeping gear Erin - Down 3 season Cats Meow, North Face  Brian - Synthetic 3 Season ...

Day 81 Stroll around, Austin, United States travel blog

Day 81 Stroll around

A travel blog entry by coldunn

... life, was lamenting that the city of Austin was not doing enough for or the older musicians who have contributed so much to Austin's musical legacy.  We chatted and drank for about 2 hours with stories of the people she had known whilst growing ...

Donate to a good cause  = ), Austin, United States travel blog

Donate to a good cause = )

A travel blog entry by vivaciousbrandi

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Hello readers, friends, family, and other curious folks! If you have been wondering what you can do to help me out, I now have an answer: donate to support my travels! I now have a secure Paypal donation button that enables you (the kind and generous ...

Austin Bound, Austin, United States travel blog

Austin Bound

A travel blog entry by adeline

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... town for cattle merchants etc and became known as cowtown! We take a quick drive tour of Fort Worth down town before our 3 hour drive to Austin. In Austin we do a little electronic shopping in Best buy before finding a cheap motel (only ...

Day 54: Cathedral of Junk, Austin, United States travel blog

Day 54: Cathedral of Junk

A travel blog entry by justtash

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... the champion and heading back to our apartment for dinner and chatting late into the night... Another marvellous and interesting day in Austin ... Tomorrow we were going to brave the student body and go back to uni .... but that's another blog for another ...

Rednecks & Fainting In The State Capitol, Austin, United States travel blog

Rednecks & Fainting In The State Capitol

A travel blog entry by philippajane86

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My first lesson of the day in Texas was that the term 'Redneck' isn’t offensive, and that those who the three of us might refer to as such wouldn’t realise the many connotations of the word outside of America; I wonder if they’d even ...

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