Residence Inn Austin Downtown / Convention Center
Travel Blogs from Austin
... down to Ailien's office to meet up and go for lunch.
Lunch today at the Buenos Aires cafe - pretty good food here, set in an interesting part of town where there is a stack of street side ATM machines and street side food vendors working out of caravans.
After lunch today we are out to do some more shopping - Sam was searching for a new case for his computer (I had disassembled his old computer and ...
... so I'm looking forward to it. As I've tried to explain this trip to others, I keep conjuring up images of National Lampoon's Vacation. The only thing missing (hopefully) will be aunt Edna on the roof of our car.
Like I said, getting ready for this 6 week adventure has been fun. Caroline prepared packing check lists for each member of the family, of course. As you might expect, she completely forgot to include sun ...
... away from the masses to serve our exclusive mixer needs. Saw some fantastic concerts including Alt J who were incredible live at Stubbs BBQ venue, which we returned to later in the week to also see the Specials, another great set. Simon attempted some not-so-successful crowd surfing in there somewhere. The warehouse we seemed to end up at most nights without having any recollection of walking there was also great for busting out some big shapes to end the ...
I learned a lot as Santa for the hotel. First was that I think the bar was unfortunately set pretty low by the Santas who came before me, so everyone thought I did a really good job. But I don't really know about that. Being Santa seemed very simple to me, and I could see how you could be bad at it by trying to do too much. Overdoing Santa would only confuse kids and disappoint parents, I thought, so I kinda just worked on my laugh, developed a few phrases and ...
Bus dude makes me nervous he seems like the on so confident type you shafts but has zero patience with anyone less then. He's talking right now and it's jnfuriatibg. Me jnvtgaf that was only few can. He has good energy but I'm a little more reserved.. He seems ue. I FEEL scared PTSD all over again about my mom. I FEELlike jm going to be pull and press in a way I like but Zero to sixty makes me almost blackout I FEEL LESS THANK like I'm suppose to measure up to me and know I ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center