Travel Blogs from Austin
... at Cedar Breaks Campground about 2 pm. Jim was working the gate and didn't recognize us in our new "home". We got settled into our site and boy what a view (see pictures)! After getting settled in and eating dinner, we relaxed for a bit. About 8 pm Jim picked Bob up and took him on his rounds and I spent the time with Laura. Then after they got off we gathered at their friends parked next to us and ...
... getting up and getting ready to go eat and then purchase some last minute travel necessities. We went to another BBQ place Ant found. Not crazy about the name La Barbeque O.o but there was no line when we got there and the food was very good, not Franklin's great, but yum. We got pulled pork, brisket, sausage, and a big ass rib. (see the picture below of Ant eating it)
I was stuffed, but as we drove away, Ant spotted ...
... water just on the begging of a river. Of corse when we arrived the sun was hiding behind the clouds. It was still a lot of fun we swam in he crystal-clear water, jumped and did some flips in it and hit on some girls from Texas. After all this Pool action we drove to the university of Texas. The Campus it self was not bad but Richard and I sneaked in the Football stadium which was awesome. We went in the stadium through an open entrance but from there you couldn't see ...
... up in my research was everyone who had advice gave this same tip: make sure the suit is top-quality. Children will notice a cheap outfit and if they do, your cover is blown. You can't be the Santa that convinces children Santa isn't real.
The more I read and learned, the more I realized that how well I pull this off is up to nobody but me. I decided right away that I couldn't just be a guy in a suit pretending to be Santa Claus. I made up my mind ...
... our bed. We were, understandably, a little bit shocked. The people working at the hostel that evening came in, laughed for a bit, took a bunch of photos on their phones, and then spent the next two hours clumsily nailing it back up again with a nice big black tarp underneath so that the leaking roof wouldn't leak as much any more. That didn't work so good, the roof almost collapsed again and the black plastic just leaked in big dumps instead of little ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility