Greater Austin

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The sights and sounds of Austin are by no means confined to the center of the city. Those willing to venture to the edge of the city will find trendy boutiques, hip bars and clubs, and attractive green spaces—all with a fraction of the downtown crowds.


Republic of Texas Museum

This organization, which also oversees the Alamo in San Antonio, maintains a collection of artifacts from the Republic of Texas…

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McKinney Falls State Park

This 744-acre state park is 13 miles southeast of downtown Austin. Per the name, the park has two waterfalls (visitors…

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The Veloway

This paved asphalt loop winds for a little more than 3 miles through Slaughter Creek Metropolitan Park and is reserved…

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Ready for a trip of a lifetime to Austin?