La Quinta Inn Austin South / IH35
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Pack lighter! We always say that. We have learned to fit everything into a carry-on (with the expansible zipper open, so it's not actually a carry-on anymore). After hearing how cold Scotland was and looking at average temps, we packed too many long-sleeved shirts and heavy socks. But it's been uncharacteristically warm this summer. We were walking around in long sleeves, and everyone else was in shorts and tank tops.
August is not the ...
... quarters for several weeks at a time so that you can work out all of the kinks. So if we manage to make it back to Austin without killing either one of them, we'll be ready for next year. At least that's the general idea.
Our original plan was to rent an RV and drive West. We bought the big book that lists every RV park in the U.S. (it's huge) and checked into the cost of renting one of these recreational vehicles. But by ...
... made any difference because there was never a long wait at the bar for more! Carnage. The second night we tried to venture out and go somewhere new but I think we struggled to get in due to long queues elsewhere.. From that point onwards we vowed to return to Viceland every evening. And we did. No point in messing about... We even had our own specific spot by the bar and by the end of the week the barmen and women were stashing secret supplies of ...
... with the guest family, I made my rounds to all the different departments and spread some holiday cheer to all the employees who had to work on the holiday. The folks in Housekeeping ate it up and we posed for lots of pictures. Then I went down to the kitchen where Room Service, the pastry chefs, stewarding and the restaurant chefs all got into the act and we shared some laughs for a few minutes while everyone whipped out their cameras and smartphones and all ...
... guess myself Chelsea were on the T.V so we watched that also! After a few hours we decided to leave, before we left a guy came up to us asking if our bikes were the ones outside, he did the usual asked about what we were doing stayed for a while then left us, when we were outside unlocking the bikes, his dad came out and said are you the guys traveling on the bikes-obviously we were haha! He invited us to stay at his place in his garden with our tent, perfect, money saver ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking