Days Inn & Suites Round Rock
Travel Blogs from Round Rock
When you're an animal lover (in the most wholesome sense) it's only a matter of time until you add another mouth to the herd and today was that day for us. Yesterday Kathy wanted to go visit one of the larger animal shelters in Austin. Austin Pets Alive! (http://www.austinpetsalive.org/) keeps loads of dogs and cats in their facility and even more in foster homes. Kathy was interested in seeing about volunteer opportunities and to ...
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The Fun stuff! The Texas Longhorns!
College football (Seperate to the NFL) is massive here in the States and this follows true for Texas. The team here in Austin is The "Texas Longhorns". and last year the football team made a net profit of $71 million dollars, this compares to the top rugby league teams earning $2 milion a year. College footballers cannot be paid ...
The nightly emergence of the bats which roost under the Congress Street bridge is supposed to be one of the most incredible sights. I know. I've watched videos on YouTube. But when we sat on the bridge for 90 minutes on Thursday night, the most we saw was the bat boat on the TownLake looking for the bats and a handful of single bats which would dart back and forth from one side of the river bank to the other, ...
... Friday night. Everyone was excited by our room - it was large with two beds and a fridge!
Austin Day 1: Our hotel is next door to the University of Texas at Austin - the largest university in Texas (5th largest in the USA) with 52,000 students. We can see the infamous clock/bell tower from our front door, which is from where a student killed 13 people on campus in 1966.)
Apparently, the great thing about staying near a university is that there ...
... to pack everything for just in case scenarios.
Stay tuned to see who over packs. ;-)
In late April I had a chance to visit with the Lackey's as they passed through Austin. We met for over five hours discussing . . . wait for it . . . social media! Ahhhh . . . my passion. I'm hoping that part of the time in Maun will be working one on ...
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