La Quinta Inn Austin Oltorf
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Endlich haben wir nach dem Frost mal texanische Temperaturen! Nach der Fahrt und einem Stop im Target Store suchen wir uns ein Motel. La Quinta Inn in der Stadt war uns zu teuer, also gehts den Highway entlang gen Süden. Da ist auch eins und kostet nur die Hälfte. Erst mal die kurzen Sachen angezogen und nun schauen wir uns das Capitol an …
... of year to visit anywhere in the Northern hemisphere, and especially anyplace in Europe. Crowds, crowds, crowds. But the best time for vacation with our business.
We ate way too many carbs and sweet things (oooo look, Cadbury's!). I'm going through sugar withdrawal now, which is probably why I'm still so tired.
No pictures today. Thanks for reading my first attempt at a blog. I hope you enjoyed it.
Much love, Charlie and Mary
... Not to mention that Caroline wasn't too excited about using a tiny shower or emptying a portable septic tank. So instead, we opted to drive a regular sized car, and stay at hotels, campgrounds, and rent a few homes along the way using HomeAway.com. We were going to drive all the way to California from Austin, and then realized how many miles of "nothingness" there was between here and El Paso.
So we finally settled on ...
... Most days I had to cruise round town reporting on unofficial parties for SXSW to earn my badge which wasn't so bad. My two partners - Spence the firefighter and Jezzika the 'kooky' Asian UT student would join me for the rounds and we'd load up on all the free drinks and free swag we could find before searching out the next party. When not 'On Duty' I'd chill with Clara, Phil, Hannah their friend from home, Simon and the banner crew doing exactly the same ...
... and memories I have about the children and parents I met. This whole experience has been awesome and humbling.
A group of three little girls approached holding a cookie they got at the open house and asked if the elves baked them. Because I'm an idiot, I almost replied, "Uh, no, the hotel provided them" but that wasn't very Christmasy, so a said, "Yes, the elves helped Mrs. Claus bake them." Then as if this concluded a ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking