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Capital of the Lone Star State, known for its live music scene, tech innovation, eclectic culture, and the University of Texas flagship campus.

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The city synonymous with SXSW, the annual festival that celebrates the convergence of tech, film, music, education, culture, and live music, is a hit with music lovers. The “Live Music Capital of the World” is packed with hundreds of live music venues—more than 250 to be exact. Whether you like country, rock, indie, or something else entirely, Austin has just what you’re looking for. Plus, the city hosts the annual music festival Austin City Limits Festival.

laurenmack 1 year ago

Austin, Texas is perfect for honeymooners looking for a blend of urban and outdoor adventures. Take a romantic walk around Lady Bird Lake, indulge in a foodie tour of the city, explore Austin's vibrant music scene, or head to nearby Hill Country for wine tasting and breathtaking scenery. With its warm weather, friendly locals, and endless activities, Austin is a honeymoon destination that will leave you with unforgettable memories.

seeker 1 year ago

Austin, the capital of Texas, is a vibrant city located in the heart of the Lone Star State. Known for its lively music scene, picturesque skyline and eclectic culture, Austin boasts an impressive array of culinary offerings, outdoor activities, museums, and historic landmarks. Visitors can explore the state's political history by visiting the Texas State Capitol or stroll through the scenic Lady Bird Lake.

seeker 1 year ago

Austin, Texas is a vibrant city known for its live music scene, delicious food, and outdoor activities. Visitors can explore the city's numerous food trucks, take a dip in Barton Springs Pool, or check out the iconic murals throughout the city. With a mix of old-school charm and modern innovation, Austin is a must-visit destination for any traveler.

seeker 1 year ago

I had heard so much hype about what a cool town Austin is, but I just didn't get it. It wasn't bad, but nothing really stood out as extra special or anything you couldn't find in any other city in America. There's a couple streets that are good for nightlife, but overall I found it underwhelming.

netanyas 3 years ago

Austin is known for its vibrant music scene and Tex-Mex cuisine, but it's also home to several great breweries, including Austin Beerworks and Jester King Brewery. Beer lovers can enjoy a variety of styles, from crisp pilsners to barrel-aged sours.

seeker 1 year ago

The live music capital of the world! The gleaming early-summertime sun of Austin awaits with adventure, cocktails, and live concerts. Perfect to take any mother who loves music, food, and history- Austin's artsy flair is sure to enchant.

seeker 2 years ago

Why Austin? It's becoming an epicentre for musicians, comedians, and entrepreneurs alike. I just want to be there in the thick of it.

the.vagrant.optimist 3 years ago

Austin Guides

  • The Ultimate 1 day Austin Itinerary

    carrieback (Carrie Back)
    For your one day stop
  • Local Shops in Austin TX worth a stop

    carrieback (Carrie Back)
  • Austin's Secret Speakeasies (and Where to Find Them)

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    They say that everything's bigger in Texas, and that includes our giant love for secret speakeasies. Yep, that's right - Austin is home to countless hidden gems that offer an unforgettable night out. So, if you're looking for a unique and intimate spot to enjoy a cocktail (or two), you're in luck. From unmarked doors to secret passageways, these Austin speakeasies are sure to impress even the most seasoned bar-goer. In this List, we spill the beans on some of Austin's best-kept secrets and where to find them. So, grab your friends and let's explore the hidden side of Austin's nightlife scene!
  • Places I'd go

    acluvac40 (Angela Cummings)
  • Holiday esque places on where to celebrate in Austin, TX

    carrieback (Carrie Back)
  • Best Parks To Picnic In Across The USA

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    Pack your favorite basket because we are going on a picnic. These parks across the US are tried and tested, locally loved picnic spots that we personally think are the *best* in the country. From tropical gardens to sprawling meadows, there is no shortage of quaint scenery to lay down your favorite blanket and indulge in a tasty lunch with friends. Including classics like Central Park, and historical reserves such as the Walden Pond- Check out these picks for your next big picnic.
  • Awesome Pools To Visit This Summer

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    Ready to splash around this summer? Us too. From milky thermal lagoons to sky-high infinity dream pools, this list features our picks of the coolest and most amazing swimming pool experiences around the world. Sip on your favorite cocktail poolside in a luxury hotel overlooking a city or splash away in a massive enclosure made up of natural spring water to refresh yourself beneath the hot summer sunshine. These visionary pools are guaranteed to cool you off and create lifelong summer memories, so let's take a dip seekers.
  • Coolest Drive In Movie Theatres Across The US

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    For any vibe chasers looking to enjoy a good flick beneath the stars, we have the list for you. We are big fans of retro activities and nothing says nostalgia quite like America's drive-in theatres. All across the country, these old-timey cinemas host snuggled-up families and first dates to experience classic cinema, salty popcorn, and create summer memories to last a lifetime. A tradition that has lasted generations and an essential for your summer holiday- take a look at our picks for the best drive-in theatres across the USA.
  • Best Postcard Murals Around the World

    theboldstreet (The Bold Street )
    Postcard murals, aka "Greetings from" murals, are a popular type of public art that often feature the name of a city or location along with an illustration or depiction of the city's most famous landmarks or attractions. Perfect for the gram, these types of murals are often installed by destination marketing teams and organizations and designed to attract visitors. Here are some of our favorite Postcard murals from around the world.
  • Wellness retreats in the US

    chiefseeker (Jody Vandergriff)
  • Discover the World's Best Kept Secret Speakeasy Bars

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    Everyone has a fantasy of pushing a bookcase to uncover a hidden world. Speakeasies are our childhood dreams true — with some fancy cocktails included. We chose these destinations based on the ambiance created through moody lighting and carefully chosen interior design, the quality of the beverages and dishes served, and, naturally, the exclusivity provided by how well hidden they are. Follow us, Seekers, as we explore the world's best-kept secrets.
  • The World's Most Luxurious Spas

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    With fresh healthy food, luxury skin treatments, private yoga sessions, and more, we have selected the most opulent and revitalizing get-aways for you to pamper yourself. From thermal hot springs in Iceland to luxury palace hotels in Italy, use your next vacation to escape the daily stress and absorb a refreshing lifestyle. We think you deserve it.
  • Restaurants from the show Diners, Drive-ins and Dives

    chiefseeker (Jody Vandergriff)
    If it's good enough for Guy Fieri, it's good enough for me! Here is the complete list of every diner, drive-in and dive featured on the show. Road trip anyone?
  • Wagging Tails and Cold Ales: The Best Dog Friendly Breweries in Every State

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    Are you a beer lover who refuses to leave your dog behind? We've curated a list of the top breweries in every state that welcome your four-legged friend with open arms. These breweries offer a variety of craft beers, ales, and IPAs for you to enjoy with your pup by your side. Whether you're planning a road trip or simply looking for a new local hangout, this list has got you covered. So, grab your leash and get ready to experience the best dog-friendly breweries in every state!
  • Copper State Beer Fest 2024

    visitmesa (Visit Mesa )
    <p>Craft beer lover? Join us at the Copper State Beer Festival on Jan 13th! Join our check-in challenge with digital badges and a chance to be the ultimate beer champion. Not into beer? We've got wine, spirits, and more! Premium beverages, food trucks, and live entertainment await. Get ready for outdoor fun!</p><p>How does this work? Simple! Sip your way to success! For every 5 sips, snag a digital badge. Hit 10 sips and claim your medal redemption at the Visit Mesa booth. It's that easy! </p><p>**Must check-into all 6 Mesa &amp; Queen Creek Based Vendors to redeem your medal:</p><p>• AZ Distilling Co.</p><p>• Barrio Brewing</p><p>• Chupacabra Taproom</p><p>• Cider Corps</p><p>• Old Ellsworth Brewing</p><p>• Phantom Fox Brewing</p><p>**Redeem your medal at the Visit Mesa booth</p>
  • Christmas Cocktail Pop-Up Bars

    miracle (Miracle )
    Miracle is a Christmas-themed pop-up cocktail bar that serves holiday cocktails in a festive setting. With kitschy holiday décor, professionally-developed cocktails and the nostalgic energy of the best office party you’ve ever been to, Miracle is sure to get even the grouchiest grinch in the holiday spirit.
  • The Top Cities for Beer Lovers in the US

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    Calling all beer lovers. If you're on the hunt for a new city to explore, why not choose one with a vibrant craft beer scene? From the West Coast to the East, there are plenty of cities in America that are known for their amazing breweries and delicious beers. To help you plan your next beer-themed vacation, we've put together a list of the top 18 cities for beer lovers in the US. Whether you prefer hoppy IPAs or smooth stouts, there's a city on this list that's sure to satisfy your taste buds. So grab a pint and let's dive into the best beer cities in the US!
  • Girls trip ideas

    chiefseeker (Jody Vandergriff)
    Gathering ideas for an affordable yet epic spot for a girls trip. Must haves:🍹 👙 🌊 💃🏽
  • Weekend Getaways For Mothers Day

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    Whisk her away this year at one of these gorgeous destinations for a Mother's Day to remember. Nothing says "Thank you" like a balmy day along the Florida coast or a night of sampling cocktails at a cozy bar in Budapest. Whether you plan to stay close to home or go on a 48-hour adventure, these cities are sure to impress and show your mom just how much she means to you.
  • State Capitals in the U.S

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    With 50 states across the USA boasting a vibrant and culturally rich capital city, there are plenty of awesome destinations for your next adventure. From ultra-trendy Salt Lake City to historical Boston, these beaming metropolises encompass the famously American melting pot. For some USA travel inspo, here is our list of every capital city across the country.