Motel 6 Austin South - Airport
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So as I try to pack my life away in to two suitcases I try to figure out where my priorities are... Along with the mounds of clothes I'm trying to stuff in I'm also trying to bring homesick remedies.... -three seasons of old school 90210 -2 cork yoga blocks which probably weigh half the allowed weight -my stuffed elephants on a string from Uganda, along with my stuff camels on a string that ...
We left Dallas this morning for the 200mile/3hr drive south to Austin.
Checked into the Omni Hotel in downtown Austin about 3pm
Walked down to Mellow Johnny's Bike Shop for a coffee as you would in Austin. Damn good coffee here and excellent bike shop....no sign of Lance though.
Walking back towards our hotel we noticed how many rooftop bars ...
... get to eat around 2:30-3:00"! I go back to the car, get the folding chairs and we sit down for a very entertaining afternoon. After eating some of the best BBQ we've ever had, it was time to head back to the hotel for a nap before heading out in search of some Sat night music. 6th St. was a little to loud for us and we found out about a little section of town just a couple blocks from our hotel. Raimey St had what we were looking for, outdoor Blues at a level ...
... the campus of the Texas state university, which was actually bigger than the town/city of Austin! It was huge and gorgeous, I would have loved to go to uni in a place like that! It's a big sports college and we stopped by their sports stadium which was massive ad Joseph told us it seats 100,000. Waawy. We passed by the Capitol building (where the Texas state government is) which looks strangely familiar (Washington DC seemed to have a similar building in white!) ...
... paprika/ black pepper rim. After that things got crazy. I had eggs migas & steak (holy **** it was filet!) Benedict with of course- chipolata hollendaise and nicole had this crazy veggie omelet with spinach, caramelized onions & goat cheese.
Next up we started wandering a little. We started by stopping by Croft's Original where the woman ...
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