This is the third blog post in the “How to See New York City in Five Days” series. Start with the first post here. Day Five – World Trade Center Museum and the Villages Monday morning we went to the 9/11 Memorial and Museum. The museum has an incredible amount of artifacts from the World … More How to See New York City in Five Days (part three)
This is the second installment of “How to See New York City in Five Days.” Make sure you read here to see part one. Day Three – Empire State Building, Central Park, Financial District, and Mets Baseball Game Because our Home Away had a full kitchen, we purchased some basics from a market down the … More How to See New York City in Five Days (part two)
Back in Austin after a fantastic trip to NYC! I’m calling the next few blog posts “Discovering Beyond ATX.” I’m going to type out my family’s whole itinerary because I honestly feel like we saw all of New York City in five days. Obviously, that’s hyperbole, but our trip was pretty incredible. I’d highly recommend … More How to See New York City in Five Days
The Spoetzl Brewery is now open on Saturdays! Named after brewmaster Kosmos Spoetzl, the K. Spoetzl Brewery was founded in Shiner, Texas (population 2,069), in 1909, brewing beer with old-world traditions and recipes for the many German and Czech settlers in the state. Since then, the brewery has grown to be one of the leading … More Shiner Beer Spoetzl Brewery Now open for Saturday Tours!
I felt like I had a pretty balanced Christmas break, away from school. We spent time with my family, time with Brian’s family, time with each other – it was wonderful. Brian’s family is in San Antonio, so we went downtown to explore the river walk. It was all lit up with holiday lights and … More San Antonio for the Holidays