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Adventures in Austin

About a year and a half ago, my husband was scheduled to attend a 3-day seminar in Austin, Texas. Seeing as how I never say “no” to going anywhere new and I had yet to visit Austin, I jumped on board…then, invited my best friend to come adventure with me while my husband only got to see the inside of the convention center every day. 670 more words


Free Products, Coupons and Free Stuff, Congress Avenue, Austin, TX

Get all the Free Samples, Coupons and Free Stuff you can! Free Stuff on the internet – It’s called free stuff, freebies, freebees… 279 more words

Coupons And Free Stuff


So there is a new food hall in town, and it is called Fareground. This place is a wonderful concept, except they shouldn’t have invited so many people on a busy weekend night. 82 more words


Dancing on Congress Avenue

Dancing on Congress Avenue – Austin, Texas

Yes, I was recently at the Dia de los Muertos Parade, the Mexican holiday celebrating the day of the dead. 83 more words


Begin and End at Paramount Theater

Sundays are the best days to go walking in Downtown Austin. I started at the Paramount Theater on Congress Avenue, took a loop around the Town Lake hike and bike trail, and then ended up back at the Paramount. 8 more words


Conflict over Capitol complex plan raises concerns from local lawmakers

AUSTIN (KXAN) — The road from the Blanton Museum of Art all the way to the Texas Capitol could soon be turned into a public, pedestrian plaza. 454 more words


Do you know this downtown Austin cafe from the 1950s?

Lawrence Da Silva, who posts frequently on sites devoted to Old Austin, shared this sharp image of a split-level cafe photographed by Neal Douglass… 446 more words