lakers unofficial
MR-banner600
 934.5 #3 (WDW Qual #126

Aug 29, 2013 7:06 AM  WDW Talk Land
One week from today I will be on my way to San Antonio Texas to attend a conference. I know we have several MWers from Texas, anyone from the San Antonio area? We will have some free time, what are some can't miss attractions?

We will be staying at the Hilton on the River Walk and I plan to visit the Alamo Friday morning before the conference starts. - CollegeDisneyKnowledgeGrad  934.5 #3 7:07AM
What kind of conference? A mini vacation of sorts - 5disneylovers  927.1 #4 7:22AM
I am President of my leadership development organization Chapter. This is our annual national conference. - CollegeDisneyKnowledgeGrad  934.5 #3 5:29PM
I used to live in San Antonio. Love that city! Here are some suggestions... Riverwalk boat ride (called Rio Rio) Mexican food from Mi Tierra in the market square (there is a trolley that takes you all around downtown). Mi Tierra is open 24 hours a day, there is always at least a short wait, but it's delicious! It's a fun, lively place. There are mariachis who come to your table if you want some music, there are Christmas decorations all around (all year long) and there is a Mexican bakery at the front of the store that has delicious treats. Across from Mi Tierra there is a Mexican market where you can walk around and shop, there are also other restaurants, but this one is my fave. On the weekends, there will be events and music in the square area too. You might enjoy shopping in the Rivercenter mall (pretty, glass mall at one part of the river), there are lots of shops and nightlife all around the river too. Dick's Last Resort is fun, so is Howl at the Moon, and there is a place that is wall to wall frozen drinks, but I can't remember the name of it. There are many places to eat right on the river if it's not too hot, that is fun. If you have a car, check out Big Lou's pizza, about 15 min east of downtown. They have a pizza bigger than my oldest munchkin! It hangs off the table it's so huge! (They were on Man v. Food.) It's delicious NY style pizza. Hope these help! Feel free to msg me with questions. I hope you love it!! Just beware, it's HOT!!!! - BagGal  228.9 #31 9:38AM
I'm a little worried about the heat and humidity. I am very prone to heat illness. I will only be going out early/late and drinking a lot of water! - CollegeDisneyKnowledgeGrad  934.5 #3 5:35PM
Wow, I used to go there a lot and BagGirl gave great tips! - ally  509.2 #11 6:02PM
Also, you can ride to the top of the Tower of the Americas and there is an observation deck up there and a restaurant. At the bottom, there is a 4D movie about TX that is kind of fun. If you're staying longer and have a car, there is Sea World and Fiesta Texas. Fiesta Texas isn't WDW, but it's fun. The Alamo may be a little more enjoyable if you go to the IMAX movie at Rivercenter mall first. It tells the story of the Alamo and its pretty good. It's a short movie, maybe 45 min or so, but then you can walk right over to the Alamo. Also, in the evening, they have horse drawn carriages that take you around downtown. Those are all day actually, but it's sooooo hot during the day in August. We were just in SA in June. We stayed at the Rivercenter Marriott and loved it. I hope you have a great time. Oh! You can also go to La Villita, a little area across from the riverwalk. They have little quaint shops where artists sell they're work. It's kind of neat to walk around there and see what they have. Also, my hubby and I or married in the little chapel there. It's over 150 years old, I think! Okay, I'll stop now. Let me know if you want more info about anything. :) - BagGal  228.9 #31 9:46AM
I used to live in Nacagdoches, and worked at Walmart in San Antonio when Josh was 2. Loved that city!! Great advice my sista!! - mrsincredible  922.3 #5 9:59AM
Nacogdoches, I mean - mrsincredible  922.3 #5 9:59AM
Thank ya!! πŸ‘Š - BagGal  228.9 #31 11:06AM
I went to college there. I love the city! - ally  509.2 #11 6:02PM
Gotta go to LuLus for a 2 pound cinnamon roll mm - jon-t  190.4 #1991 12:44PM
Yes!!!! How could I forget that?!! - BagGal  228.9 #31 3:11PM
I love cinnamon rolls, one that big ought to fill me up! - MsMode  27.4 #128 2:17PM
All I hear is 2lb cinnamon roll😍😍😍 - tracsant  1033.7 #2 2:44PM
Ohhhhh, that cinnamon roll is amazing!!!! It's delicious and it's the size of a small suitcase. Yes!! Go there too. We were there in June. Yum-o!! - BagGal  228.9 #31 3:10PM
Wow, thanks BG! I took notes and will see how many of the things on your list I can fit in! - CollegeDisneyKnowledgeGrad  934.5 #3 5:41PM
Maybe you will get sent to the NY area somedayπŸ˜‰ - tracsant  1033.7 #2 5:54PM
Maybe! Since I've been an Officer I've traveled to Nashville, Portland, San Diego, St Loius, and last year WE hosted in Seattle! (I missed the Miami and New Orleans conferences.) - CollegeDisneyKnowledgeGrad  934.5 #3 5:59PM
San Antonio and cities around there have awesome bbq and tex mex - jon-t  190.4 #1991 6:08PM
I would say we should have a mini MW meet up but I'm moving Monday morning back to Northern California for my new job. You are staying at our favorite hotel. It was constructed with each room being pre build out of concrete and then fully furnished and then lifted into place like a big block set. It makes each room almost sound proof. Great place! Have fun supposed to be in the 100's. - dadwholovesdisney  36.4 #113 6:46PM

Get 100 Credits for staying at the Hojo Anaheim! Just fill out this form and we'll get the Credits added to your account. When you stay at the Hojo, you help us continue to improve MouseWait. Call their in house reservation number and remember to mention MouseWait--you will love everything about the Hojo!

Credits have been applied to everyone's account as of today! - Admin 11:40AM
I still have not received my credits from the birthday bash? - vegashappyhaunts  97.9 #3435 6:01PM
I just called them to price out our potential trip in June. Chris was so nice and the MW savings are phenomenal! Still waiting on work vacation approval to reserve the room!  - HNL2SFO  205.4 #1819 1:26PM
What percentage saving are we looking at for being MouseWaiters? Is it better than a AAA discount.  - MoChuck  13.2 #8027 3:57PM
- Yen-Sidious  37.3 #4887 8:46PM
I have done this form multiple times and I never get the points :( - Disney4life  57.6 #4169 10:43PM
Please send a ticket into support and let them know. - HandMeAChurroImmaFaint  4468.2 #20 8:45AM
They helped me get the points. - Winnie111286  2000.1 #61 10:21AM

Download VOYAGEERS to your device today! Discover the VOYAGEERS Society, and the magical Main Street Realm in this action packed adventure for kids of ALL ages! Also available on iBooks and Kobo. Follow the VOYAGEERS on Facebook for more info and behind the scenes exclusives.

Like normal I am late to the party. Reading it now - Tealtownfan  886.4 #175 3:13PM
Got it! More than halfway thru it! It's a lot of fun!!!πŸ‘πŸ‘βœ¨βœ¨ - TinkerSchelle  1200.6 #119 10:53PM
- mckelfam  29.0 #5429 8:46PM
Loooooved it! - melissa_ficent  318.5 #722 9:57PM

Play FlusterWait for iOS while you're in line and see where you rank on the GameCenter Leaderboard!

***I know who has the lowest score!πŸ˜‚ - MadameLeota  1838.6 #72 6:54PM
I'm looking right, and all I see is my dirty car outside of my house - Slotherini  1053.6 #146 5:21PM
216 woot! - goofydad909  1927.3 #67 10:20PM
Wow!  That's impressive!  I'm still in the single digits. - DisLUVney  554.0 #319 9:39PM
Okay I'm at home playing this game and I'm already frustrated!!! But boy oh boy I L❀️VE this games sound effects!!! GREAT JOB @AdminπŸ‘πŸ˜Š - WaltSentMe  324.9 #687 5:52PM
Glad you like it! - Admin  12:19PM
I can't get past the first column.... 😫 - amyb1076  359.1 #573 9:27PM
Welcome to my life lol 98% of the time I can't either - BeatleMike  564.7 #313 8:27AM
Lol but it's addictive 😁 - amyb1076  359.1 #573 8:05PM

Play Disneyland Trivia with your friends for FREE! See the list of TRIVILATOR usernames on this page. Play from any device with our new web version

Cool admin. Hope I do better than the first one. Hope people that enter will be ready to play and the tournament moves along better - Goofytom  1017.6 #154 6:41PM
I will announce the December tournament date this week. - Admin 11:58PM
Can't wait! - sawman911  665.2 #251 6:30PM
Sounds fun!! - HappyPrincess  25.0 #5800 10:48AM
I have the app so if anyone wants to play a game with me :-) - nelcamp90  29.5 #5374 7:12PM
Just invited you to play - Goofytom  1017.6 #154 1:21PM

Your Donations Help Us Make MouseWait Better!

TOP MWs of the WEEK

1.mickeynme 11 #49  
2.otilegna 10 #71  
3.Pooh147856 9 #37  
4.TheDad 6 #70  
5.Schramke 5 #16  

MW Quality Top 100    Monthly Leaders   Top 100 MouseRank Leaders  Monthly Wait Time Leaders


Use this link to do your shopping on Amazon.com and MouseWait benefits from your purchases!








Get Disneyland and MouseWait News before anyone else! Join our Priority Text List today.


Best of the day
By UsernameBy Keyword
See what's happening LIVE at Disneyland!