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McKinney Falls 0

McKinney Falls State Park

McKinney Falls State Park is about 6 miles from downtown Austin and 3 miles from my son’s apartment. We hiked there on a sunny September Sunday. (For links to our other State Park hikes,...

Hidden codes in the Mona Lisa 0

Hidden codes in the Mona Lisa

We always new it was true…or at least wanted it to be. From the Dec. 12 UK Telegraph: “To the naked eye the symbols are not visible but with a magnifying glass they can...

A History of the French Legation in Texas by Kenneth Hafertepe 0

A History of the French Legation in Texas by Kenneth Hafertepe

Driving south on I-35 through Austin, Texas, I often wonder two things: why didn’t I take the tollway so I wouldn’t be stuck in traffic? what is The French Legation, pointed towards by sign...

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