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Houston hotel and Austin spa rank in list of Top 100 best hotels and resorts in the world

Culture Map Houston

Date: 10/28/2014 10:50:00 AM

According to the latest Conde Nast Traveler Readers Choice Awards, Lake Austin Spa Resort in Austin ranks No. 4 among the 12 best destination spa resorts in the world and No. 21 among the 100 best hotels and resorts in the world. The lifestyle and travel

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Castles, chalets and villas: 25 priciest vacation rentals

USA Today

Date: 10/27/2014 2:29:00 PM

There's even an over-the-top rental on Lake Austin in Texas. And some of these spots sleep so many, the economics aren't as crazy as you might think. Take this French chateau-- it runs almost $5,000 a night, but if you've got enough friends to fill the 11

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Westglow Resort among top spa destinations in worldwide readers poll

Watauga Democrat

Date: 10/27/2014 10:42:00 AM

In the world. The Readers’ Choice list of top destination spa resorts included Aro Ha in Queenstown, South Island, New Zealand (#1), Cal-A-Vie in Vista, California (#2), Mii Amo in Sedona, Arizona (#3), Lake Austin Spa in Austin, Texas (#4), Rancho La

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Man nearly drowns after following dog into lake


Date: 10/26/2014 9:20:00 PM

AUSTIN (KXAN)- A man was rescued by first responders on Sunday after they say he jumped or fell into Lake Austin after his dog. Austin-Travis County EMS received the call at 4:13p.m. that a man in his 50’s had gone underwater near the 14000 block of Low

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Man rescued from Lake Austin in critical condition


Date: 10/26/2014 3:43:00 PM

AUSTIN -- Paramedics are working to save the life of a man in critical condition after being rescued from Lake Austin near Mansfield Dam Sunday. The man in his 50s reportedly went under the water while swimming at the lake. Austin-Travis County EMS

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• River: Colorado River (Texas)
• Surface Area: 1,830 Acres
• Maximum Depth: 75 feet
Lake Austin is located on the Colorado River in Austin, Texas. The reservoir was formed in 1939 by the construction of Tom Miller Dam by the Lower Colorado River Authority. Lake Austin is one of the seven Highland Lakes created by the Lower Colorado River Authority. It is used for electrical power generation, flood control, and recreation. Lake Austin has been stocked with several species of fish including largemouth bass, catfish, and sunfish, making it a popular fishing destination.


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