Fairfield Inn and Suites Austin - University Area
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... br> from there we nipped around the coast 40 miles to Goose Island State Park.. known for it's birding & fishing..
it is also home to the largest ...
... when 1.5 million bats head out from beneath a bridge on the main street. Unfortunately, it actually occurs slightly before dusk and hence i only caught the end of it. But may be coming back this way on Friday so could yet see the whole thing. Next stop San Antonio. This weekend is a long weekend and am planning to attend a rodeo at a place called liberty ...
... turning the mundane into something quite special (pic). After dinner it was time to explore the rest of Austin nightlife. Second street is a surreally impersonal corridor where the "privileged" young folks can get valet parking outside their clubs. Nothing for me there. Red River Street had music, but it was all metal of the growly screechy variety that didn't suit my mood. Rainey Street was a ...
... a convenience store to get some snacks for breakfast then the half our up teh winding steep road to his new location. The view was amazing! We stayed up to midnight visiting with Alonso and hearing his plans for his new location high above San Jose.
No noisy city, just neighborhood dogs barking so put in my earplugs in and slept quite well. Up here in the cloud forest area it was 52 degrees. Nice transition after all the cold temps in early Jan in TX.
... race, my position on the track was incredible - at Turn 15 where you can basically see half the track in front of you and more to the side, huge thank you to the kind folks that shared their passes with me, I am really grateful and know how lucky I am. There were so many overtaking moves and the podium with the cowboy hats was hilarious!
Oh, my celebrity spot of the day was Matt LeBlanc (Joey, from Friends), ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center