Residence Inn Austin Northwest / Arboretum
Travel Blogs from Austin
This weekend was a great little couple retreat for Stephane and I. We got my brother to get us a great deal on this awesome hotel for two nights and enjoyed the weekend to the fullest. The first night we just ate Cracker Barrel on the way to Austin. Then when we got in, we had wine in the hotel on the roof... until the security guard came and made …
Ailien is back to work today after the Thanksgiving holiday break. Our plan today was to explore the Austin downtown a little then see Sam and Ailien for lunch.
Awoke this morning to a magnificent day certainly the warmest day so far with forecast max of 24deg.
After a stroll around the shops in the 2nd Street Precinct Sue and I strode off to Ailien's work place to meet up and drive back to their apartment.
... and started weeping: "I can't find anything, I don't have enough socks, I can't go on this trip…" He was admittedly a little tired from his sleep-over the night before. But with a little help from Mommy, we were able to get him squared away as well.
Our flight is scheduled to depart on Saturday at 3:15pm, and we have a van picking us up from the house at 1pm. I think we're ready to go…! Let the fun begin. :-)
... I did for my day job... Free drinks. Free swag. By the end of SXSW I had enough free t-shirts to cloth the third world twice over. There was the mystery of Phils flooded toilet that went unsolved until a week after the festival when Phil came clean about it.. The opposite to how I'd describe his toilet. As a fair well gift I cleaned it for him. Apparently it had never been cleaned before in its history and i can believe it.. Shanahan took the living room. ...
Then I'd say, "Now tell me what you would like for Christmas." And during the recitation of the list I'd nod and say "Mm hm," or "okay," or some other thing to acknowledge them. When they appeared done, I'd ask, "Is there anything else you'd like?" Sometimes there were some more list items, sometimes not. "Well, that's an excellent list!" and I'd chuckle a few ho, ho, hos. Some couldn't think of anything to ask for, so I'd say, "If you think ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center