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Best Apartment Complex in Downtown Austin

What are the best apartment complexes in Austin TX? Relocating to a new city or just moving across town can be a tough process, especially when it comes to finding…

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Pursuing a Web Design Career in Austin

While this isn’t a slight to other artistic programs like animation or film, as they most definitely have their audiences, it seems like web design is one of the more…

Advertising Careers Austin

Is An Advertising Career in Austin For You?

With so many choices, here’s help on choosing an Austin advertising career From printed materials to stadium sponsorships and everything in between, advertising as a key communication tool has become…

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Driskill Hotel: a Haunted Hotel in Austin

The Driskill Hotel in Austin, built in 1886 by cattle baron Jesse Driskill, caters to those who are traveling for business and/or pleasure. The hotel is a member of Associated…

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Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum

One of those “off the beaten path” Austin attractions, even though it technically isn’t, the Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum is a perfect spot for a slow stroll in a…

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Songs About Texas

This is by no means a comprehensive collection of songs about Texas, but it’s a good start. The videos embedded below are a fun resource and will most likely continue…

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Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue

The Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue standing along the shores of Lady Bird Lake is Austin’s classy way of paying tribute to the legendary guitarist and Austin bluesman who died in…

Austin Zilker Park

Zilker Park

New York City has Central Park; Austin, Texas has Zilker Metropolitan Park. Conveniently located just south and west of downtown Austin on about 350 acres, Zilker Park boasts numerous popular…

Texas State Capitol

Texas State Capitol

The Texas State Capitol building opened to the public in 1888, following six years of construction. The building is the largest state capitol by size and the second tallest in…

Texas State Cemetery

Texas State Cemetery

The Texas State Cemetery is a beautifully manicured and maintained property rich with Austin Texas history. Actually, as the name implies, the cemetery isn’t just for famous Austinites. The official…

SALT LICK Open Pit Barbecue

SALT LICK Open Pit Barbecue Driftwood, Texas

Salt Lick Bar-B-Que 18001 FM Road 1826 Driftwood, TX 78619 (512) 858-4959 HOURS: Everyday; 11 am to 10 pm. This is Texas’ most popular barbecue shrine. Covered and raved about…

Austin Farmers Market

Nothing Better Than The Austin Farmers’ Market

As concerns over food quality and safety rise across the country, people are increasingly embracing open-air markets like the Austin Farmers’ Market. Austin residents can tell you, though; the Austin…

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Founders Day Festival – Dripping Springs

One of the greatest things about moving to Austin is the wealth of nearby small communities that embrace the friendly old-fashioned community spirit. It’s easy to find great ways to…

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History of Deep Eddy Pool

In Deep Eddy Pool, Austin residents not only have a recreational area, but also an extremely interesting historical tale. Austin’s growth has been so rapid in recent years that many…

Austin Lakes

Summer Fun in Austin Lakes and Beyond

Summer is upon us, and one of the greatest ways to escape the summer heat is by heading to one of the beautiful Austin lakes. Whether you are a longtime…

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Austin Summer Events

Pachanga Latino Musical Festival May 16, 2015 12:00PM The 8th Annual Pachanga Latino Musical Festival returns May 16th, 2014 to Fiesta Gardens. The Latin-themed music, cultural arts and food festival,…