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Fun Things to Do in Austin, TX

From exploring the University of Texas to paddle boarding across the Colorado River, there are plenty of activities for you to enjoy here in the city. Austin is a perfect place to go explore without ever having a dull moment. Just be prepared, some things around town...

Best Outdoors Places to Hang Out in Austin

There are so many ways to enjoy the outdoors in Austin, Texas. While the city is growing rapidly, it’s amazing that it’s maintained so much nature within the city. You don’t have to drive far to find waterfalls, swimming holes, or hiking trails. Austin has it all...

Best Places for a Date Night in Austin

You finally built up the courage to ask your crush on a date. Now, it’s time to pick the perfect place. You never know what might come of the relationship you start on a first date; it could be the beginning of a long, happy relationship! Or, maybe you’ve been with...

Holiday Festivities in Austin

Austin Trail of Lights Entrance by MarkScottAustinTX via Flickr, CC BY-SA 2.0   There are always lots of things to do in Austin, and that’s especially true during the holiday season. While Central Texas rarely sees snow, we have plenty of ways to spread Christmas...

Best DIY Thanksgiving Decorations and Crafts

This Thanksgiving could be the year that you wow all your house, apartment, or dorm guests with the most creative and festive decor. They’ll wonder where you bought it all, and you can tell them you did it yourself! We have plenty of DIY project ideas you can do this...

Halloween Activities in Austin

Sixth Street on Halloween Downtown Austin is a lively place on any weekend of the year, and it gets turned up another level on Halloween! Most bars will be decorated and have festive specials to welcome you and your friends. Plus, the street itself is closed to cars,...

The Best Tacos in Austin, Texas

Photo by Valerie Hinojosa via Flickr   Here in Austin, Texas, we’re a little obsessed with our tacos — and proudly so! We love tacos early in the morning or late at night, stuffed with meat or seafood, as a meal or a dessert. Austin is famous for its Mexican and...

Boutiques That Inspire Our Game Day Outfits

Photo by Todd Dwyer via Flickr   When it comes to college game day fashion, there are a few dressing tips you should follow. First, you should definitely wear your school colors. The University of Texas’ colors are burnt orange and white. Second, don’t be afraid to...

Best Places to Eat in Downtown Austin

Austin is an incredible city for foodies! We have everything from top-rated restaurants to Diners, Drive-ins and Dives celebrities, from food trucks to lines that start at 6 a.m. And by cuisine, we’re known for our barbecue and Mexican eats. What really makes Austin’s...