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... stop Phoenix with temperatures approaching 110 degrees. It was so early that breakfast was the only thing on the menu so Steve and I shared our first breakfast. It was so yummy that we ordered another of the same and inhaled it! Why did we ever share one order in the first place other than it makes you feel like one is on a diet?! As you might gather, this is labeled a “photography” trip but food often ...
... night right there at the dealership
our optimism was rewarded by early next afternoon... and we set off 30 miles south, for a private campground on the san marcos river...which was also feeling the effects of the halloween flood
we scored a free pass so figured i could catch up on laundry...
the showerhouse ...
Once again, I started this blog in an airport. Once again, I'm finishing it many, many days later. It's fine though, because I know the demographic is my parents, the aunts and uncles of my toothpastey barn friends, bored language students, and my grandparents - who are supposed to love me unconditionally.
I landed in Austin, Texas on Thursday afternoon after an underwhelming experience on a Canadian Air tin can. The people ...
... 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 ...
... Business Incubator (EGBI) which serves the historically economically disadvantaged communities to help them with business development.
Two additional appointments we had in Austin were particularly interesting to me for the example they set on what is possible in supporting entrepreneurship. The first was a meeting with Mr. Trace Hight, VP of The Banks Group Inc. and Chair of the 31st Annual Camp Enterprise. ...
Other places to stay in Austin
Bouldin, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $182
- Nice but needs room makeover
- Not too good
- Terrific staff! Great location.
University of Texas - Austin, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $179
South River City, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $377
- Terrific Hotel
- Just okay....
- Consistent top rated hotel in town
Bouldin, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $180
- Embassy Suites...Average Hotel, Ideal location
- Free beer!!
- Good hotel, careless housekeeping
Bouldin, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $179
- Radisson Austin Great
- Great Location and price
- Fine and dandy
Downtown, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $187
- It's a decent hotel for a decent price--staff great!
- Dreamy beds, gracious staff
- Nice Hotel, but a terrible stay
St. Johns, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $134
South River City, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $152
Downtown, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $232
- Great Hotel
- Great Stay, Very Comfortable
- Hilton Austin Convention Center
St. Johns, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $136
Southeast Austin, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $130
- Some quirks, great food
- Uncomfortable Stay
- Nice stay - see our photos !
Downtown, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $191
- Great downtown location
- A Fabulous Hotel in my opinion
- Convenient downtown location
St. Johns, Austin | 2 star hotelfrom $61
University Hills and Windsor Park, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $146
9721 Arboretum Blvd, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $202
- Beautiful place, fantastic location
- Perfect weekend getaway
9515 Hotel Drive, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $102
East Cesar Chavez, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $164
- Ok room, but Crowne needs to work on Cleanliness
- Great Place at a Great Price
- Loved the Crown!
Downtown, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $226
St. Johns, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $125
East Riverside - Oltorf, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $120
North Crossing, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $114
Downtown, Austin | 2 star hotelfrom $202
- Gliding Revolution-Downtown Segway Glide
- Excellent choice for downtown Austin!
Downtown, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $197
- Great if you get a deal..
- Cozy and classy
- The lowdown
7800 N Interstate Highway 35, Austin | Hotelfrom $65
Downtown, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $202
- Overrated - This is really a bad choice
- The Beautiful Driskill
- Beautiful, historic, fantastic service
Downtown, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $211
- My favorite Austin hotel
- Rooms are fine, but service is lacking
- Nice rooms -- shame about the road noise!