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Why you will love Lake Travis in the Texas Hill Country!

Why you will love Lake Travis in the Texas Hill Country!

My husband and I have visited the Texas Hill Country a few times, and loved it. We plan to spend much more time in the area! Ah, the longer we stayed on Lake Travis in the Texas Hill Country, the more I liked it!  Lakeway is a wealthy, small town with all the amenities, easy […]

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Hamilton Pool in Texas is a great place to visit for Empty Nesters!

Hamilton Pool in Texas is a great place to visit for Empty Nesters!

Texas Hill Country is for Empty Nesters! Taking a hike around Hamilton Pool in the Hill Country is fun, and easy! Hamilton Pool is an historic swimming hole, about an hour outside of Austin.  Hamilton Creek empties into the Pedernales River, spilling over limestone outcroppings to create a 50 foot waterfall. In Mexico, this would be known […]

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More from Lake Travis

Filed in Texas Travels by on June 8, 2013 0 Comments
More from Lake Travis

Ah, the longer we stay on Lake Travis, the more I like it!  Lakeway is a wealthy, small town with all the amenities, easy to get around in, and deer are sighted on every drive in the neighborhood.  The only real issue is how low the lake is.  There are boathouses and stairs just sprawled […]

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Hamilton Pool in Dripping Springs, Tx!

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Hamilton Pool in Dripping Springs, Tx!

5/12/15:  a little reminder about how wonderful the Texas Hill Country is! First published on 6/6/13 I took a little trip this morning in order to hike to Hamilton Pool.  Hamilton Pool is an historic swimming hole, about an hour outside of Austin.  Hamilton Creek empties into the Pedernales River, spilling over limestone outcroppings to create […]

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Villa de Vistas, Lake Travis outside of Austin

Filed in Texas Travels by on June 4, 2013 3 Comments
Villa de Vistas, Lake Travis outside of Austin

Wow.  That’s really the best way to put it.  First, we are in Lakeway, Texas, and it is a lovely little town in the Texas Hill Country and on Lake Travis.  Yes, there are hills in Texas, quite beautiful ones…just not in Dallas.  The house is absolutely wonderful!  Click on the link because I believe it […]

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