Homewood Suites by Hilton Austin South / Airport
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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 ...
Lafayette to Austin was a massive drive! The second longest of the whole trip. We left at maybe 9am and got to Austin around 4pm. A few of us - maybe 10 - went down to a restaurant Jenee suggested - her friend works there - for cocktails and dinner. I was hanging out with Georgina (G, George) from Tassie (also a 'newbie' on the tour) and we shared some delicious mussels! And a few cocktails. And got to know a few of the other passengers. Most are Aussie with a few from England and ...
... I'm not either. Of course... YOU'RE not examining ME! Ha HA!" and he breezed out.
As I put the gown on, I thought, "This guy's good. He's a quick wit and isn't easily fazed. I've got my work cut out for me."
After the doctor came back, he began his exam and did all the typical stuff; looked in my eyes, ears, throat; Listened to my lungs and heart; Had me lie back and palpate my abdomen; Checked out my knees, which both have very ...
... after all of the eating and sitting. Lady Bird lake is a real treat. Apparently it was a pet project of the first lady and she worked really hard to get the shoreline stabilized so that it could be used year round as a walking trail.
Then we went back to the room- grabbed the car- picked up some laundry (we went wash and fold because our time in precious) and ...
... break to regathering at home and then back to continue the plan in Tennessee. Then I headed home for part two. Now I've got new plans of getting an art and journalism degree. While live cooperatively with a bunch of people. This is the plan... Wow I just wrote that and had a "wow.. Is this really MY life?" moment sweet. Summary: Initial move out on my own Dorms and college Backpacking maniac Lacc student Living in la with new cool ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking