Travel Blogs from Austin
... worlds largest cedar rocker as verified by the Guinness Book of World Records. (Although we saw one on our Route 66 trip that they said was the world's largest, so who knows.) After spending about 20 minutes looking around, we climbed aboard our home on wheels and continued south. Our next stop was in Lampasas for the obligatory daily stop at Walmart for a few items. The rest of the trip was uneventful and ...
... area not to cook in. There are
so many delicious eateries on South Congress and we did our best to hit
The first morning in Austin I went for a run on Town Lake. I had been
dreaming of the Austin run for a while and on our way to the house from the airport I noticed green
space that led to the I-35 bridge across to the north side of Town
Lake. Austin has been growing like crazy and there were several more ...
... was all while Masa and Raaj were at home watching the new
Skyfall movie which I am sure they much preferred to baby stuff!
Sunday was a really nice day out in nearby San Antonio, the most visited city in Texas with a
population of 1.3m. About an hour away from Austin, San Antonio is really
romantic and reminiscent of Venice with its cute river and boat rides. As Masi
and Masa had been on it more times than they can remember, Raaj and I went on
the boat ...
... flipped to the first page, I realized my gloves prevented me from turning the pages and I struggled. For some reason, it never dawned on me to take the gloves off, and this telling of the story was marked by some uncomfortable and lengthy pauses as I tried like crazy to separate the pages with my awkward fingers.
Well, mercifully, I got through it and vowed to take the gloves off for all subsequent readings. Then, the big moment came when all the kids ...
... in with the perogative to **** off every last Brigham Young fan in the entire stadium. Although Washington State is not my favorite team, the Cougars hired one of my favorite coaches, Mike Leach, during the offseason. Leach was the head coach at Texas Tech while I went to school there. When he was dismissed in December 2009 for locking Adam James in a closet without a night light, he left as the winningest coach in school history. With the ole ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking