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There are around 74 miles of hike and bike trails throughout the park system featuring the most scenic landscapes in Austin. Several trekkers, joggers and biking teams visit from all around the country to experience the various trails with friendly weather all-year-round. Almost all parks in the system has trails that link to others. Great places to try are Blunn Creek, Barton Spring, Dove Springs, Gaines Creek, Eilers Park Authentic Lightning T-Shirts , Great Hills, Mount Bonnell, Mayfield Preserve, Quail Creek, Perry Park, Scofield Farms, Springdale, Red Bud Isle Authentic Lightning Hoodie , Town Lake and Zilker Neighborhood.
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Zilker Metropolitan Park at Barton Springs Road features the Trail of Lights Festival every year which is considered as a holiday celebration in the city of Austin. The festival occurs usually during the first week of December just in time for Christmas. Highlights of the event include a candlelight path, nativity scenes, dance performances and the Yule log. There is also a 5K run, lighting of the Zilker Tree which is the largest man-made tree and contests for the children.
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People need to follow a few simple guidelines when bringing their furry friends; like the need to pick up after pets for cleanliness and constant supervision of owned animals. Other areas still allow pets which need to be leashed no longer than 6 feet. Violations shall result in a fine no more than $500.
JINAN, China, April 23 (Xinhua) -- Head coach Cuca expressed his confusion and disappointment with Chinese Super League giants Shandong Luneng's elimination from AFC Champions League here on Wednesday.
In today's final round of the group stage Adidas Tampa Bay Lightning Jerseys , Luneng took 1-0 lead in the first half on home turf, but losing 2-1 to J-League's Cerezo Osaka in the end, finishing at the bottom of Group E with five points.
"I am very disappointed. We led by a penalty in the first half, but our opponents scored twice just minutes into the second half," said Cuca at the post-match press conference, adding he was still confused by the two goals fro Cerezo, but he is the one to blame.
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At the beginning, Luneng dominated the match. Brazilian striker Vagner Love opened the scoring with a penalty 18 minutes into the match. It was Love's fifth goal at 2014 AFC Champions League, and he also scored five goals in this season's Chinese Super League.
However, the J-League side netted twice within three minutes into the second half, respectively from Yoichiro Kakitani and the 2010 FIFA World Cup MVP Diego Forlan.
Pohang Steelers from South Koera and Cerezo advanced to the last 16.
It is Luneng's sixth appearance in the AFC Champions League, but they were denied the chance to survive group stage again after their only quarterfinal experience in 2005.
"It is sad to be eliminated at our home pitch. We need to find out why we only got one point from three home games," said Cuca.
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Cuca insisted the team would try best to win the Chinese Super League title.
"I am proud of my players. They managed to come from behind," Cerezo's assistant coach Vladica Grujic hailed his players' goals.
Cerezo will take on defending champions Guangzhou Evergrande in the Round of 16.
By Alex Osei-Boateng
ACCRA, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) -- Former Chelsea manager Avram Grant has arrived in Ghana to take over as the coach of the senior national soccer team, the Black Stars.
The 59-year-old Israeli touched down at the Kotoka International Airport in Accra last night, and was met by high-ranking officials of the Ghana Football Association.
The former West Ham manager held meetings with sports minister Mahama Ayariga, the Black Stars technical team, as well as the mana.