Category Archives: Events

Barcelona Heat

Last afternoon in Barcelona we went out to the pier again. Places to eat and also free bathrooms. Great weather. Getting back was another matter. As we started for the shore the harbor erupted in a great commotion. A tall … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Photos, Travel | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Tamales Festival of 2015

There’s more to this story than the Tamales Festival. Read to the end to get the rest. Saturday at the Tamales Festival at Pearl Brewery with Barbara, Nancy, and Gary. You go to the Tamales Festival to… To eat Tamales. … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Photos | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Take The “A” Train

It was Monday, and we had reserved our tickets. It was at the San Antonio Museum of Art on Jones Avenue (and also adjacent to the River Walk). Celebrating the 100th anniversary of composer Billy Strayhorn, it was an intimate … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Music | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

2014 is so out of here!

We’re wrapping up 2014, and doing so, we’re going on the assumption that everything that’s worth talking about has already happened. So I’m dumping the previous 50 weeks of 2014 into a single post. Fact is, if anything interesting more … Continue reading

Posted in Events | 1 Comment

Tamales Bash

There was music. There were crowds. There was excellent weather. There were tamales. There were tamales. I think I already said that. Vendor booths abounded. People were diligently working up food for the masses. No place to sit down. We … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Photos | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Salute to Armed Forces

This is something good. Tickets were free. I picked up two during intermission the previous Saturday during┬áthe concert at Tobin Center. All we had to do was drive down to Trinity University and find a parking place. Unlike the previous … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged | Leave a comment

Wedding in Sorrento

Apparently there was an epidemic in Italy. However, it was an epidemic of the joyful kind. About every other place we stayed somebody was getting married. Our second day in Sorrento we noticed a big crowd, people were coming out … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Photos, Travel | Tagged , | 1 Comment