Oakwood South Austin
Travel Blogs from Austin
... my life. A city that I got to be a travel nurse for the very first time, and with that a hospital that was more than just welcoming, a hospital that took me in as their own! I will definitely be missing Austin, but am excited for my next adventure. I applied for my next assignment a couple weeks ago. From the time I let my recruiter know that I wanted to apply for the job, till the time that I received the notice that I got the job was less than 12hrs!! I am happy ...
... at how mediocre the band are. Luckily I met a guy from Oxford, and we had a good night again, even if I did feel a bit disappointed. I dunno, maybe I was looking in the wrong places, but I'd been informed they were there!
The less said about Easter Sunday the better in my opinion. After having two complete douche bags thinking I was as dull watching paint dry in your tweed jacket with elbow pads while you listened to Coldplay for never ...
... on. The buses in Austin are only $1 which is great, no change needed, just a single dollar bill. The bus took 20 mins to get to downtown and runs through the suburb areas which gave us a look at the houses and streets, then it went past the Texas Longhorns stadium and university. Once we got into the city we got off on Congress street which seemed to be the Main Street in the city with the congress building at the end of the street. We spent the ...
... inside and took a tour of the capital building. The tour inside was really informative and made us want to learn more about history near the Mexican border. We have a few pictures of the building, but these pictures do not capture how grand this place was. The building was built in the 1830's for the purpose of being a "national" capital for the Republic of Texas. Hillary has worked in the capital buildings in ...
... HBCBs! During my stay in Texas my diet gradually descended into a frenzy of late night fast food, ranging from Best Wurst hotdogs to solo missions for pizza at 5am, which once ended in me sampling "floor pizza". The finale of this fast-food fest was a dish that must be illegal in most other countries.. The HBCB. After our final big night of SXSW Clara who hadn't been drinking drove us to "Whataburger" where Phil attempted to buy a million HBCBs with the ...
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!