SpringHill Suites Austin Northwest / Arboretum
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Wow, so it's been awhile since I last wrote. The last two days of our four day stand in Edinburg, Texas were a disaster. A torrential downpour hit the city about 30 minutes after our last show ended on Saturday and since our lot was primarily this clay/dirt/sand mixture (or at least it felt like it), we all woke up Sunday morning to the biggest, stickiest mud pit/quicksand I’ve ever encountered. They attempted to find a new lot ...
... with lines in front of them, campground sold out. We parked the motor home at a mall on the outskirts of the city, took our bikes and hopped on a city bus that took us downtown. There was a University of Texas football game so we rode around the campus-the stadium holds 119,000! The outfit of choice for the female students was cowboy boots and short shorts/skirts....for ...
... bars) and then watching the bats fly out from the Congress Ave Bridge at sunset.
The next day we had to ourselves as Spencer had to work so we decided to go paddle boarding and shopping on Congress Ave. To end the day we had dinner at the new Brick House down the road from Spencer's.
We loved Austin and felt it would be a great place to live if you were in the ...
... sandwich and I tried some 'bubble tea' which is apparently all the rage, it's just milky iced tea with big tapioca balls that you suck up through the oversized straw and chew! It was very strange, the ice tea by itself would have been nice without the tapioca balls... After lunch Joseph took us to the natural springs located in a big park, the water looked amazing and we decided to go swmming after our little bike ride. 5 of us branched off from the others who ...
... conversation that lead up to her question, the girl's eyes rolled back and she turned to the others and said like shields of ignorance came crashing down from in front of their eyes, "MISSUS Claus!" and the others let out a collective "Ahhh!" like every piece of their puzzle finally fell right into place.
During one of the open houses as I was sitting and receiving a line of people, a boy who was no older than four came ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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