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Let Travel Channel move you! Get inspired and take a look at some of the best of Austin, including things to do and places to eat.

Video: Austin Pit Stop

BigCat and Marianela roll into Austin for juice, cigars, pizza and ice cream.

Austin Pit Stop


BigCat and Marianela roll into Austin for juice, cigars, pizza and ice cream.

Austin City Guide

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Explore Austin's trend-setting restaurants and bars, outdoors scene, and cutting-edge music and arts.

Austin History Tours

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Discover Austin’s amazing historical attractions, including the State Capitol -- the largest in America.

Austin Day Trips

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Take an Austin day trip to explore Texas's history at the Alamo, chow down on Texas's best barbecue and more.

Austin on a Budget

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Austin is a budget travel playground, if you know where to go. Enjoy Austin on the cheap with our list of things to do in the funky Texas capital.

Austin Music Festivals

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Experience Austin’s vibrant music scene through its extraordinary music festivals, from the revered SXSW and Austin City Limits music festivals to the rowdy Fun Fun Fun Fest.

Austin's Foodie Foray

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Austin's best restaurants offer a melange of mouthwatering meals. Just eating here might be called a creative act.

Austin's Best Bars


Belly up for a cold one at Austin's best bars and microbreweries. Explore the capital city's best brews on Sixth Street and beyond.

Austin's Best Food Carts

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Head to Austin's food carts for innovative menu offerings, from Asian and "soul food" tacos, to Korean-Tex/Mex cuisine and monstrous donuts.

10 Celebrity-Approved Restaurants in Austin

Ryan Gosling, Guero's Taco Bar, Austin, Texas
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The food in Austin is so good that even celebs are waiting in line. Wine and dine like a star at these 10 celebrity-approved restaurants.

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