Austin

  • NLand Surf Park – North America’s First Wavegarden

    By / March 30, 2016 / Activities

    I just heard about the new NLand Surf Park being built in Austin, Texas! That’s right, a surf park will open this spring located 150 miles from the ocean.   NLand Surf Park will be North America’s first inland surfing location. Built in conjunction with Wavegarden, a Spanish company, man made waves will be created in a closed lagoon so people can… [read more]

  • Vice Guide to Austin

    By / March 4, 2016 / City Recap

    As some of you may know, I am based in Austin, Texas. Vice.com just came out with their Guide to Austin, just in time for SXSW. This is a pretty long read, but it really does a good job of describing the different areas and vibes around the city. That is all, I just wanted… [read more]

  • iFLY

    By / October 17, 2015 / Activities

    Have you ever wanted to go skydiving, but jumping out of a perfectly good airplane just seems wrong? Enter iFLY, indoor skydiving!   iFLY is an indoor wind tunnel that simulates free fall by generating vertical wind at over 100 mph. Without the dangers of jumping out of airplanes, a much wider range of people can participate. The iFLY website… [read more]

  • Austin City Limits Music Festival

    By / October 16, 2015 / Events

    Austin City Limits Music Festival is a giant outdoor concert in Austin, Texas. Better known as ACL, the event has world famous bands and musicians performing on several stages over multiple days in early October.   Tickets In 2015, ACL had 8 stages of music over two weekends. Visitors can purchase single day passes for… [read more]

  • Mrs Johnson’s – Austin Donuts

    By / October 2, 2015 / Food

    If you need to satisfy your sweet tooth late one night in Austin, Texas, then you should try out Mrs Johnson’s Bakery. Mr’s Johnsons is a good, basic, late night donut shop you can visit on your way home from a night downtown.   Mrs Johnson’s Bakery is basic austin donuts and coffee that opens at 7:30 pm, and stays open until noon the… [read more]

  • Hamilton Pool Preserve, near Austin, Texas

    By / May 18, 2015 / Outdoors

    Hamilton Pool is a natural pool of water that is famous around Austin, Texas. Located about 30 miles West of Austin, it was created when an underground river collapsed thousands of years ago, and the modern pool is fed by a 50 foot waterfall surrounded by a 232 acre nature preserve.   Visiting the Hamilton Pool… [read more]

  • Sculpture Falls, Austin, Texas

    By / May 8, 2015 / Outdoors

      Sculpture Falls is located within Barton Creek Wilderness Park, which is part of the Greenbelt, in Austin, Texas. There are a lot of trails running along Barton Creek, and a lot of access points. If you park next to Mopac (on the frontage road, Southbound from Hwy 360), then you will have about 1.5 miles to walk…. [read more]

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