Corporate Lodging - Austin
Travel Blogs from Austin
... the wind was too fast at the top (the weather God’s really hate us so far on this trip). This didn’t stop us though (well at least Kamal and myself) because we decided to just hike to the top anyways. At first we thought this wouldn’t really be much of an issue besides avoiding a few cacti along the way we should have been to the top in half an hour. Little did we know after the first half mile or so we were wandering into unchartered territory ...
... did mean that 3 Swedish people and me bonded over out broken sleep! I took a walk to SoCo today. The area non abbreviated should be South Congress. So maybe cool, dinners, bars, shops, boot shops!! Loads of great street food too, Austin has all the cool things that all the other city's have but they just seem to do it so much better. As I was walking I started talking to these two ladies who coincidently run ...
... there at Seton and one day at Dell Children's Hospital, which is another close hospital, that as a traveler, I can float to. I work three 12hr night shifts a week with the option of always picking up overtime...which I did last week and it made my paycheck extra full :):) But, all in all, babies are the same anywhere you go...the only two real big differences are finding where everything is at and how the hospital does things differently (the policies and procedures ...
... with duck quackers makes a big noise. Luckily the Austin locals understood and acknowledged our quacks.
After breezing around the streets of Austin he drove us down to Austin lake where he gunned the bus down the boat ramp and into the drink. A 15min buzz around the lake trying to dodge the floating logs, unsuccessfully I might add given the massive bang we heard at the very back of the bus as the prop hit a big log.
Heading back towards ...
... Another thing is getting off the Interstate. Sounds great except the speed limit is 75mph. Aside from the fact that I haven't gone that fast in the A for 30 plus years its dangerous on a two lane road. I'd rather be on the multilane divided Interstate, thank you very much.
I found a Super 8 very close to down town and settled in cause I can wall to a lot of bars that have music.. I went to Stubb's to check it out and had an Austin amber beer. Very tasty beer ...
Other places to stay in Austin
Bouldin, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $182
- Nice but needs room makeover
- Not too good
- Terrific staff! Great location.
University of Texas - Austin, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $179
South River City, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $377
- Terrific Hotel
- Just okay....
- Consistent top rated hotel in town
Bouldin, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $180
- Embassy Suites...Average Hotel, Ideal location
- Free beer!!
- Good hotel, careless housekeeping
Bouldin, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $179
- Radisson Austin Great
- Great Location and price
- Fine and dandy
Downtown, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $187
- It's a decent hotel for a decent price--staff great!
- Dreamy beds, gracious staff
- Nice Hotel, but a terrible stay
St. Johns, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $134
South River City, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $152
Downtown, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $232
- Great Hotel
- Great Stay, Very Comfortable
- Hilton Austin Convention Center
St. Johns, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $136
Southeast Austin, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $130
- Some quirks, great food
- Uncomfortable Stay
- Nice stay - see our photos !
Downtown, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $191
- Great downtown location
- A Fabulous Hotel in my opinion
- Convenient downtown location
St. Johns, Austin | 2 star hotelfrom $61
University Hills and Windsor Park, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $146
9721 Arboretum Blvd, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $202
- Beautiful place, fantastic location
- Perfect weekend getaway
9515 Hotel Drive, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $102
East Cesar Chavez, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $164
- Ok room, but Crowne needs to work on Cleanliness
- Great Place at a Great Price
- Loved the Crown!
Downtown, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $226
St. Johns, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $125
East Riverside - Oltorf, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $120
North Crossing, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $114
Downtown, Austin | 2 star hotelfrom $202
- Gliding Revolution-Downtown Segway Glide
- Excellent choice for downtown Austin!
Downtown, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $197
- Great if you get a deal..
- Cozy and classy
- The lowdown
7800 N Interstate Highway 35, Austin | Hotelfrom $65
Downtown, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $202
- Overrated - This is really a bad choice
- The Beautiful Driskill
- Beautiful, historic, fantastic service
Downtown, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $211
- My favorite Austin hotel
- Rooms are fine, but service is lacking
- Nice rooms -- shame about the road noise!