Day Trip from Austin, Part II: West to Hill Country Brews and Views

farm view at Jester King Brewery

This is part two of my four part series on day trips from Austin, Texas – one from each direction: north, south, east, west. Last week I posted about driving south to New Braunfels and now we’re going west – towards breweries, distilleries, wineries, and wide open hill country views.…

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Day Trip from Austin, Part I: South to New Braunfels

This is the first in a four part series about day trips you can take from Austin, Texas. In each post I’ll showcase a fun destination that’s just a short drive away from Austin in one of the four compass directions: north, south, east, west. First up – heading South.…

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Termas Cacheuta Spa: Hot Springs and Mud Baths in the Andes Mountains

views of the Andes mountains at Termas Cacheuta spa

Termas Cacheuta Spa is an idyllic hot springs hideaway in the Andes Mountains. It’s a little off the beaten track in Mendoza, Argentina but well worth it. If you’re the type of traveler that likes to experience new things, or appreciates natural wonders, loves history, or just wants to do…

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The Best Way to Explore Lujan de Cuyo? By Bicycle, of course

biking in Chacras de Coria, Lujan de Cuyo

There is no better way to experience Lujan de Cuyo than by bicycle! The main town in this region is Chacras de Coria – a sleepy upscale suburb of Mendoza that is so quaint and fun to meander even without the added benefit of all the gorgeous wineries peppered throughout.…

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