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Travel Blogs from Austin
... priority over digital gorging! This white knuckler flyer was kept calm from any turbulence in the air by sightings of the expansive Grand Canyon and the salty lake outside Salt Lake (a real bummer for those who like a huge lake for recreation). The quick stop in Salt Lake City allowed us just enough time for M&M’s ( a Herrin- Davol tradition), and reviewing our phones and ipads, like everyone else in the ...
... in that each was a separate, private bathroom & contained a portable heater..no less..
however, stepping into the shower as a power failure left me shivering in total darkness, reconfirmed why i almost always stick to my rv bathroom..
we were just 5 miles from the infamous prime outlet ...
... with are friends of Dad's and we drive the (short) 30 miles back to their house plotting how to kidnap him to America. Austin is supposedly the live music capital of America, nay, the world, and certainly from the things I hear on the journey that's true, but I was mainly looking forward to chilling out for a few days.
Still, I wanted to see at least some of the city, so, fuelled by my first experience of Tex Mex ...
... interesting. It's a few blocks of old homes which have been converted into comfortable pub-like "craft bars", with great drinks and a really nice storybook old south atmosphere. This was also where I found my first "real" band, a crooning country western trio, which, while not quite my mood, definitely had some talent. From there, it was over to "dirty sixth", which is a few blocks under the ...
... is such an innovative idea that I think would be totally doable in Prince George and would help grow the spirit of Entrepreneurship that we often reference. The Camp, organized through the Rotary Club of Austin, takes place over three days on an annual basis. It brings together youth in order to experience the free enterprise system, build business plans, practice team building skills, and otherwise offer ...
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!