Published: Wed, 18 Jan 2017 11:12:33 +0000
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZIn terms of weather, October and March are the best times to visit Austin, due to cooler temperatures and the abundance of fun events.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZFrom nightlife and bar hopping to day drinking and shoe shopping, downtown Austin offers a wealth of fun things to do.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZHow to cope with cedar fever, an allergic reaction to the Ashe juniper pollen that descends upon central Texas every winter.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZGet the best viewing times and vantage points for enjoying the nightly bat spectacle at Austin's Congress Avenue bridge.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZFrom the laid-back Continental Club to the edgy Parish, Austin's live music scene is known for one-of-a-kind venues.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZFrom upscale movie theaters to paddle boats shaped like giant swans, here are the most romantic things to do in Austin.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZFind out Austin's average monthly temperatures (Centigrade and Fahrenheit) year-round and get an overview of typical weather in central Texas.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZYour quick guide to getting a Travis County marriage license in Austin, TX. Key steps to follow and documents you must bring.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZWhile most cities have only one allergy season, Austin has cedar fever season and ragweed season in addition to a sneezy springtime.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZThe Austin-Bergstrom International Airport is conveniently located southeast of downtown. Learn about arrivals, departures and the best places to eat.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZCowboy boots are always in demand among Austin visitors. Here are the top boot stores and boot makers in Austin, TX.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZThe most affordable Austin airport parking options include on-site lots, off-site lots and spare spaces at nearby hotels.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZGet to know Austin's top radio stations, including format, genre, call letters and other fun facts.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZThe Austin 311 service can be used to contact police for a non-emergency and to access other city services.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZWhile your time in Austin may be brief, here are six experiences that you should consider absolute musts.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZAustin's locally owned shoe stores offer some of the finest selections of women's designer and vintage shoes.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZFrom intimate interior design to decadent desserts, here are the most romantic date night restaurants in Austin.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZWhether you want to hike, picnic, swim or watch bats, Austin is home to some of the best outdoor recreation areas in Texas.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZThere are hundreds of places to get married in Austin. Here are 11 of the most romantic and beautiful wedding venues in Austin and surrounding areas.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZIf you're going to explore the great outdoors of Austin, you might as well do it on the cheap. Here are some easy ways to do it.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZAfter seeing the scenery in and around Johnson City and the Texas White House, you'll understand why LBJ loved this part of Texas.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZWhen you're looking to buy sex toys or other sex-enhancing accessories, start your search at these Austin adult stores.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZLearn about parking and tour information for visiting the Texas State Capitol in Austin.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZFor those in search of spur-of-the-moment entertainment, these small to medium-sized Austin music venues offer live music 7 nights a week.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZWhen your cash is running low, but your kid's energy level is not, head to these free kids' attractions in Austin.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZWith some of the most high-end shopping in the city, The Domain is the premier outdoor shopping mall of Austin.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZDespite an ongoing construction boom, affordable housing is still hard to find in Austin. Food and entertainment costs are more reasonable.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZWhether planning a bachelor party or a business meeting, you can make the evening more festive at these Austin men's clubs.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZLearn about some of the most loved and well-known musicians and bands in Austin, Texas, including Stevie Ray Vaughan, Ghostland Observatory and Spoon.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZThe University of Texas' Blanton Museum of Art is a fun place for kids -- especially with this large outdoor structure full of stringy rubber tubes. Kids can tie them into knots, climb up them, swing on them, or just run through them. Page 6.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZIf picking the right spot to propose in Austin is making your head spin, we've got a few creative ideas.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZWhether you're looking for golf, horseback riding or a lesson in organic farming, find the best Hill Country resorts and hotels in the Austin area.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZAustin's sales tax rules for groceries and automobiles are fairly simple, but service businesses and other industries are not so lucky.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZFrom the education-focused Thinkery to the wacky Jumpoline Park, these kid-friendly spots will keep kids moving and thinking.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZAs Austin becomes more of a foodie mecca, cooking classes of all kinds are popping up all over town.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZWhether you're assembling a costume or you just love clothing from other eras, these Austin vintage clothing stores can help you create that special look.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZHow to stay safe while enjoying Sixth Street, downtown Austin's bustling entertainment district.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZIf you want a beautiful backdrop for your wedding photos, check out these wedding venues on Lake Travis.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZBefore booking a hotel in Austin, get a brief overview of the most popular neighborhoods and places to stay, from downtown to SoCo.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZWhether it's pies, pastries or cupcakes you crave, these restaurants and food trailers know how to find the sweet spot.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZLearn about the Bob Bullock Museum, which explores the history of Texas. The museum also operates an IMAX theater.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZFind out everything you need to know about Austin's South by Southwest festival.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZFor short trips around downtown Austin, pedicabs are the best option, but ride-sharing services come in at a close second.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZItalian restaurants are popping up all over Austin, and the stiff competition means that the food just keeps getting better.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZDo you want to explore the University of Texas area but aren't sure where to start? This driving tour will guide you on the route you should take and the sites you should be sure to see.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZAustin has been known by a wide variety of names, from Waterloo to the more dramatic City of the Violet Crown.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZAccording to city ordinance, the possession of fireworks is illegal within Austin's city limits.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZAs Austin becomes more of a tourist draw, these hotels are pulling out the stops to deliver the kind of service that leads to repeat business.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZAustin's bustling South Congress Avenue offers a range of restaurants, serving everything from oysters to Tex-Mex.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZBars on the west end of Austin's Sixth Street tend to be a little less wild and attract a more diverse clientele.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZA handy guide to all of Austin's top attractions with brief descriptions and helpful tips.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZThanks to an abundance of water recreation and outdoor attractions, central Texas has some of the best Texas cities to visit on a family vacation.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZWhether you're in the market for a new purse or video games, Austin's mercantile meccas can meet your every shopping need and whim.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZThe restaurants along Barton Springs Boulevard offer several options for tasty sustenance after swimming at the pool or attending events such as ACL or the Zilker Kite Festival.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZBefore buying or adopting a border collie, make sure you understand the breed's general personality and temperament.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZBasic border collie grooming should include weekly brushing and a bath and a haircut as needed.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZWhether you're planning a glamorous or gory Halloween, Austin's costume shops and vintage stores can help make your vision a reality.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZThough limited in scope, Austin's MetroRail system is a convenient, affordable way to get from Leander to downtown Austin.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZThe 80-mile drive from Austin to Fredericksburg is relaxing, and you'll find plenty of restaurants and other entertainment options when you arrive.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZAustin real estate is constantly growing and changing. New developments across the city are springing up every day. Learn about the Austin, Texas real estate basics.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZThe restaurants with the most breathtaking views are also some of the best places to eat in Austin.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZWhen you need a sweet fix, Austin has a number of home-grown chocolate shops and old-school candy stores such as Big Top to satisfy your cravings.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZBook a hotel along Austin's light rail line to save time and money at the Austin City Limits Music Festival.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZLearn about the best natural swimming holes in Austin and central Texas.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZExamining the pros and cons of Austin.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZThe lake that lies in the heart of Austin changed names nearly half a century after its creation. Out of habit, many old-timers still call it by its old name -- Town Lake -- though the city officially changed it to Lady Bird Lake after the death of former first lady Lady Bird Johnson, who called Central Texas home.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZWhether you're looking for traditional Thai or fancy fusion, Austin has a small but impressive selection of Thai restaurants.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZWhether you prefer to wear designer shirts or leather collars, you'll find several fun and welcoming gay bars and clubs in Austin, Texas.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZCelebrate New Year's Eve and watch fireworks in a tranquil forest at the Hyatt Regency Lost Pines in Bastrop, TX.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZWhether you're in the mood for a quick burger or a gourmet meal, there are several excellent restaurants near the Texas capitol in downtown Austin.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZBeyond the typical black and white, border collies can also be mottled, blue, red or even tri-color.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZWhether you want a view of downtown or the hills, Austin's rooftop bars provide a relaxing setting for a cocktail or three.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZWhether you're buying a gift for an old friend or a new coworker, these Austin gift shops can help you find what you need in a hurry.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZArtists' markets on South Congress Avenue. Page 10.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZA mid-sized Austin music venue that attracts major acts, Stubb's also serves excellent brisket and ribs.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZAn ornate and historic theater with a wide variety of seating options, the Austin Paramount hosts plays, ballets, concerts and stand-up comedy shows.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZThe Crestview neighborhood in North Central Austin prides itself on its mellow, low-key vibe and quaint atmosphere.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZSome of the best and most reasonably priced food in the UT campus area and on the Drag can be find in tiny, almost hidden restaurants.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZLate-night food options are limited in Austin. Here are the best restaurants that are open at 2 a.m. and beyond.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZCool weather in October and November means that it’s prime time for festivals and outdoor events in Austin. Here are the best.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZWhether you're a dead-broke musician or an investment banker, Austin has neighborhoods that will make you feel at home.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZFun facts and useful information about the Lady Bird Lake trail in downtown Austin.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZEast Austin bars serve as the native habitat for the city's trendiest and friendliest hipsters.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZFrom flea market finds to designer clothing, Austin shops are ready and waiting to feed your shopping addiction.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZLearn about Travis Heights, a historic and eclectic neighborhood in south central Austin.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZA short drive south of Austin, New Braunfels is a mecca for tubing, cave exploration and country music.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZTarrytown, an upscale neighborhood in Austin, TX offers quick access to downtown, but it is tucked away in a quiet and scenic area.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZWhen visiting Austin's South Congress Avenue, be prepared to face the challenge of reverse-angle parking, or you can pay more for the parking garage.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZOne of the best music venues in Austin, the Saxon Pub presents everything from Bob Schneider's funky folk rock to country blues 7 nights a week.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZServing excellent tacos and Mexican soups, Guero's taco bar is a festive restaurant that's popular with the after-lake crowd.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZWhen it comes to cheap meals, you can’t beat food that’s served out the side of a truck or miniature Airstream trailer. Here are the some of the city’s must-try food trucks.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZAustin tours that offer out-of-the-ordinary ways to explore the capital of Texas and the hill country.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZHyde Park is a historic central Austin neighborhood with an abundance of character and community-minded residents.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZFrom educational activities to just plain fun, Austin offers a wealth of family-friendly options.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZMany hotels in Austin are going the extra mile to implement green practices. Here are the ones that are doing it right.
2017-01-18T11:12:33ZTubing spots near Austin, San Marcos and New Braunfels offer relaxing and raucous river floating experiences.