Sands Motel of Austin
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Austin is a cool city. I have been there on business 3 times. Once we managed to empty a bar by playing "Dancing Queen" on the jukebox. Then for the return of F1 in 2012 and this week for SXSW. The city has a raw energy to it and never misses the opportunity to ...
... inside the Ugg Boot shop, nor could I believe the security guy minding the front door. These Ugg Boots must be expensive and in demand.
My word, it was a long...long...day!
Ultimately we filled the car boot and then headed home.
Sorry, no Ugg Boots though.
Tomorrow Sam and I are going to the park to kick the footy. We haven't done that since he was 15 and playing for Goodwood Saints.
Early morning chauffeured SUV ride to the airport.
Flew first class! We can used to flying that way!
A little delayed leaving o'hare - 3 hours! Due to weather at JFK.
Late night drive to Rochester. We will get there around 2am. It'll be worth it to see Connor and grandma Fuhrman!
Highlight? The kids got to sit in the ...
Mad Dash Deer Dodging across Texas to Big Bend
After we left Austin, stopped by Llano to pickup some very important items. Guess what? Cannot remember what they are!
We chose a new route === drove to Mason then on to Medina and took Hwy 190 to Iraan and from there got on I-10. It was a very good ...
... with the guest family, I made my rounds to all the different departments and spread some holiday cheer to all the employees who had to work on the holiday. The folks in Housekeeping ate it up and we posed for lots of pictures. Then I went down to the kitchen where Room Service, the pastry chefs, stewarding and the restaurant chefs all got into the act and we shared some laughs for a few minutes while everyone whipped out their cameras and smartphones and all ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Sands Motel of Austin
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St. Johns, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $119
South River City, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $139
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St. Johns, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $130
Southeast Austin, Austin | 4 star hotelfrom $110
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- Great downtown location
- A Fabulous Hotel in my opinion
- Convenient downtown location
St. Johns, Austin | 2 star hotelfrom $57
University Hills and Windsor Park, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $134
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Downtown, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $202
St. Johns, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $105
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North Crossing, Austin | 3 star hotelfrom $113
Downtown, Austin | 2 star hotelfrom $144
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- Nice rooms -- shame about the road noise!