S: Texas Vacation 2011
BC: The End
FC: The Dress Family Texas Vacation 2011
1: with an early morning flight. | The trip begins...
2: The Capital City of Austin
3: We helped "Keep Austin Weird"
4: Mount Bonnell | The long walk was worth the reward... a beautiful view of Austin Skyline
5: View from 4 Seasons Hotel | Largest Urban bat population | One million Mexican free-tailed bats
6: Barton's Spring | The water was cold but felt good in the 103 degree air.
7: Mia and Liam were so excited to hold a bird. | Even if it was a pigeon..."rock dove".
8: Fun family evening of Mexican food, then a kayak trip on the Colorado river where we watched one million free-tailed bats emerge at sunset. Awesome night.
10: We helped keep Houston Weird too...! | Houston
12: NASA Space Center A great experience for the whole family. (Except Mia who still "hates space.")
13: Liam and Bill take a ride on the space shuttle simulator. Round and round they go as they perform the mission. (upside down) | Liam especially liked the rockets.
15: Corpus Christi... | Beautiful place for an amazing dolphin boat ride.
17: The pictures speak for themselves...breath taking beaches.
19: Another pet for Liam and Mia. This one stayed in Texas...
20: USS Lexington | "Queen of the world"
23: Trail riding in the Texas hill country. | Cowboy Larry showed us the way.
24: The Dress family's trip to the local Rodeo | Liam takes home the ribbon.! | Liam and Mia try out "mutton bustin'"
25: Barrel racing back at the ranch.
26: Cowboy Chris gives Mia (AKA Poster child) some tips on riding Western style.
30: San Antonio | The 4 lb cinnamon roll | The Alamo Cat | The river walk
32: A fun evening out in San Antonio
33: Our last day in Texas
34: Drive through wildlife ranch | Mia thought the wild zebra was "just like a horse"
35: The only monkeys loose were Liam and Mia.
36: The trip home... | ...sweet home.!