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... `Cause apparently there`s nothing to see! We were thinking of spending the day touring Houston and our first stop was gonna be Houston Space Centre. It was just give-us-your-money type of tourist lollapalooza, with no sight of any launching pads or such. We didn`t even go in, so 50 miles driving for nothing.
Second stop, …
Just to mention, I`ve been fighting with stomach pains and fever for couple of days. I guess one can`t avoid these kind of medical states with the diet we`re on. Well I`m getting better now, so no need to worry mom and dad!
I felt a little rotten still in the morning but the rest of the guys went to Barton Springs for a cool …
... you know, you don't pick the boot, the boot picks you". Yeah, I have heard that before... in a MOVIE ! That wasn't very helpful. And I don't speak Boot.
After about 1 hour or so, I found a pair each for both Shilpa and I. At the checkout counter, I did tell the guy how cheesy that line sounded although it did have some truth.
The boots are on their way to Kirkland now. Let's see if they pick Shilpa.
... two lenses - you will see with the great photos to come.
4 pairs of Jeans, 7 blouses, 2 sweaters, 1 rain jacket, unmentionables (enough that I will not go for the inside out strategy mentioned above), sleepwear, a computer, a kindle, a Nixon D90 camera and 2 lenses. A rain jacket and blanket. Batteries and such small items were packed in a small bag.
No news on the food yet, that will come!!
Next post in Portugal
... and mandate. The other must visit place will be visited in November 2012.
I wished the Austin tour book was more picturesque; I would have found out about "the bats at the Ann W. Ric*********gress Avenue Bridge". It is the largest urban colony of bats in N. America! I'd certainly brave the 100+ degrees evening temperature to see 750,000 to 1.5 million bats flying out to feed. Each evening they consume an estimated ...
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