Extended Stay America - Austin - Downtown - Town Lake
Travel Blogs from Austin
13th November 2013
Start: Super 8 Motel, 3110 Hwy 71 East, Bastrop, Texas
Finish: Extended Stay America, 507 South 1st Street, Austin, Texas
This morning we did the half hour drive to our nice homestead here in central Austin. $90 a night icluding parking. No more to say.
University of Texas dominates. Real quick trip from San Antone. Would make a great weekend between the two cities. Walked around UT campus, awesome, football stadium is enormous. Capital building is the size of the white house. A little dissapointed by Guadeloupe st. "the drag". Not too much other than a few co-ops. 6th street is awesome. A bunch …
... until after 11 pm, so now you know why I didn't do this last night. Bob went with Jim this morning to open the gates and get ready for the day. After getting ready for the day, we went for a nice looooooong walk. Not sure how far, but we were gone for about 2 hours. We took the trail down to the lake and back. We were passed by two guys on bicycles, not sure how in the world they rode their bicycles on ...
... lead singer. She played uke as well. Standup base, drums and a guy who played keyboard, horn and accordion. They do have youtube videos. Really cool standup area to watch the band. I think I'm back there tomorrow to see Mike and the Moonpies.
P.S. Did you know that in an emergancy you can dry small garments in the microwave? Cool.
... life. Asks about updates on my medical history. All typical stuff. "Okay," he said, "get undressed, put on the gown and I'll be right back." He hurriedly gathered some paperwork and tried to hustle out of the room.
"I gotta warn you, though," I replied. He stopped halfway out the door, turned and looked with an expectant expression. "Just before I came here, I was working in the yard, so I'm not smelling my best."
"That's okay," he ...