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 …
... see pictures), but they did not seem to be having any trouble. The rest of the day we just kind of relaxed. Bob reading and napping, me reading and napping, then dinner and watching a little TV. Tonight will be a repeat of last night. Tomorrow the plan is to go to brunch or lunch and then we will head for our sticks and bricks home. Thus brings to an end this 6-State adventure. Stay tuned for our next ...
As I prepared for our yearly summer trip, I came across this amazing map. I really want this map! I would love to display it in our office, well the work corner, now that we are in an apartment. The official description:
Track your travels with a handsome scratch-off-where-you've-been
map that charts globetrotting in a fun, colorful and innovative way.
Scratch off the areas you've visited to reveal adventurous pops ...
... what to expect from the hospital or its staff, but I've been impressed so far. Everyone who talked to us was very nice, helpful and seemed to actually care. The facility is beautiful, having been recently renovated. The floors are spacious, everyone gets a private room, the hallways are really wide and the decor is something you actually notice as being attractive. Which is weird to me having seen as many ugly, utilitarian hospitals as I have ...
... dates. You betcha, I would.
Feeling yet enjoying some small pangs of anxiety, I started researching how to be Santa. One thing I did know was that there is an entire industry dedicated to seasonal Santas, but I didn't know just how big it was (I still don't, but I learned it's much bigger than I realized). There's a school that trains you be Santa, then you get a certificate and the chance to get hired for events and at malls and stuff. This one school ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking