Courtyard Austin South
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I try to visit our son in Austin biennially to spend some time with him, and to learn what he's been doing and planning for the future. During my past visits, we have traveled down to San Antonio, and ate at some of the best restaurants Austin has to offer. I've also been a member of able2know chat site, and have met with other members for meets, …
Actually we've been back since late Friday, as those who have suddenly gotten many more emails from us have suspected.
The trip back went well. It was a direct flight (10 hours) so no plane changes. Customs was smooth. They didn't even open our bags and the only thing we had to explain to them was about having been on a farm. But when we got to our car it wouldn't start. Hmmmm. Luckily the parking place had a guy whose job it was to help start cars so ...
... much live music here so we walked to the venue and it all seemed pretty cool. We soon got in, saw SPEAK and just chilled out watching the music. The guy on stage was called Danny Malone and he sounded awesome so we enjoyed sitting and listening to his set. It was getting quite late so we walked back to the train station to catch a late evening trip back to the hotel. When we got back, we just made some food and watched ...
... times the size. There are stuffed bison, and goats, and wolves, and coyotes, and hares, and giant brown bears, and rattlesnakes, and white-tailed deer, a polar bear for crying out loud, and beavers, and foxes, and … all arranged around an in-store mountain, and surrounded by guns. Lots and lots of guns. And kayaks, and tents, with all the camping equipment imaginable. Food dehydrators, and braziers, and juice makers. There´s an aquarium, laser target ...
On Thursday we got our chores done. After doing laundry at a nice, quiet spot, we headed out to get some barbecue. We had met a man at a Texas campground, who recommended The Salt Lick in Austin. He had gone to college with the owner and recommended it highly. After a rather circuitous route, we found it, well hidden behind a large winery. We had passed by it once. The parking lot, no kidding, was huge, ...
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