Travel Blogs from Austin
... to the park to watch on picnic rugs chilling having a drink. The vibe was really cool, Kim said this happens fortnightly which made Austin a very cool place. The next day Larns and I mapped out our trip for the next month which is looking exciting. We tossed up if it'd be worth visiting New Orleans because we heard such good things about it but it added an extra 16 hours driving. We ...
... doing). Plenty of Sharks on Discovery and Nat Geo.
I can't stop singing here. This is one of the most Lyman-friendly cities. Botanical Gardens, Lady Bird Lake, Zilker Park, Barton Springs Pool, Green Belt and Rock Climbing in the canyon on either side of dried up river beds.
While mountain biking down the Green Belt southwest of Barton Springs, a headless linen plaid manikin, with fuzzy orange nipple hair stared from its perch on ...
... Hidden Valley Inn there too! We avoided the large group of singing evangelists and bought some books about Belize birds and sealife, as well as a Maya pyramid and black earrings.
Then a flight to Austin over Mexico and Texas, a nice meal in the airport there, a near-loss of S canvas (thanks goodness I got back to the security in time to get it before it was impounded or something- S took better care form then on not to loose ...
... something you want to leave behind on the camino, it's a done deal. Also in the box is a big booty of euro that have already flowed my way from Cynthia, Janet & Bob, Lara,Amy, Rebecca, Mom & Dad & Kathy. Thank you, Thank you!!! Speaking of money, I am proud and relieved that I'm doing this trip as a vacation and NOT as a fundraiser. I worked at saving money for 10 months and it's all paid for. Having ...
... to fly. Of course the guilt
associated with our carbon footprint nags at my conscience. I wonder
if there is a 12 step group for the travel addicted ?
Had a layover and used a charging station to charge up laptop and cell phone. Used the wifi hotspot on our Boost Mobile android phone .
When we got ready to board our flight from JFK to Costa Rica we had noticed the boarding pass said "priority boarding". Now what did that mean. ...
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!