Travel Blogs from Austin
Okay, I know I skipped yesterday, but once you read this you will understand why. We left Weatherford yesterday morning about 9:30 and proceeded west before we could turn south. We decided to take 281South instead of dealing with I-35, but first we had to go west on I-20 for about five miles. If you remember, Sat night dinner was catered by an outfit called Natty Flats BBQ so after turning south on 281, we ...
... with the Capitol tour we walked north about five blocks to the Texas Museum which is outstanding. The history of Texas is amazing with land grants, cowboys and Indians, war with Mexico, Civil War, Oil Boom, etc. We spent over three hours in this museum and that was going through it quickly – you could spend a week in the museum.
Headed back on bus 30 to our campground and then rode some of the bike trails ...
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... a few beers, a breakfast burrito, and a brisket sandwich before having to head off to the game. I had several Texas fans tell me that it normally is a bit more lively when the game starts later in the day. The stadium really isn't in a great location for prime tailgating, as it is surrounded by other buildings. The campus is just north of the state capital building, and every parking lot in that part of town had a tailgate going on in it, but ...
... campus to pick up some cheap beer coolers or "couzis" for Snellers. The uni had a massive four storey shop selling everything related to the Texas longhorns (their college football team). We spent ages getting lost among all the rusty orange merchandise, Snellers bought his long awaited Texas tshirt and a couple of couzis so was happy. By this point is was getting quite late so we headed to the Congress bridge to watch the bats. This was something the Austin woman we ...
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