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151. Dobie: Located across from the UT-Austin campus, the Dobie is a small indoor shopping center.  
152. Deep Eddy: The oldest swimming pool in Texas and has a bathhouse dating back to the 1930's, today it is a popular pool operate...  
153. Stubbs: Famous music venue and restaurant on 6th street.  
154. Lake Travis: Located on the Colorado River, it is a reservoir on the western edge of Austin.
155. Velveeta Room, The: Located near downtown Austin, the Velveeta Room is a stand-up comedy bar and open mic venue.  
156. Drag, The: Another name for Guadalupe Street, which runs along the western part of the UT campus.  
157. Koenig Lane: That portion of FM 2222 going east from Burnet Road.  
158. Texas French Bread: Known for it's vegetarian friendly menu and its blend of French Patisserie and Texas bakery, it is located on the c...  
159. Dallas Cowboys: Official name for a National Football League team in Dallas, TX. Part of the National Football Conference. The Da...  
160. Houston Texans: Joining the NFL in the 2002 season, the Houston Texans are the league’s newest team and they play at Reliant Stadiu...  
161. Rice Village: A shopping and dining area west of the Rice University Campus  
162. Rice University: Officially known as "William Marsh Rice University", a highly-ranked research institution adjacent to the Texas Med...  
163. Post Oak Boulevard: The street forming the center of the Uptown district of Houston  
164. Café Annie: A restaurant on Post Oak Boulevard that serves authentic Southwestern cuisine.  
165. Zula: A fancy steak house on Main Street in Houston  
 
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General Motors and Ford, the two major automotive companies in the city.

The historic train that later became the subject of a hit song in the 1940s,and is now the namesake of a popular resort area filled with railroad themed museums, gardens, rides, restaurants, hotels and all sorts of tourist attractions.

The subject of a famous legend regarding a rich gold mine in the Superstition Mountains-likely exaggerated, but based on the life of "forty-niner" Jacob Waltz in the 1800s. Some people still venture into the mountains looking for the hidden 'treasure'.

1. Stinky water from the gutters that mixes with garbage. Don't step in the polio water, or else the polio smell will stick with you all day.

2. Polio Water - A puddle of water.

Brew/movie, relating to any number of theaters that serve beer. Popular ones are Kennedy School, Laurelhurst, Baghdad.