Austin Travel Guide

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The self-proclaimed Live Music Capital of the World lives up to the hype, with nearly 200 music venues. Austin also offers quirky sights, cool shopping, and plenty of sunshine, all delivered at the city's signature laid-back pace. read more

When to Visit Austin

With warm year-round weather and affordable pricing, Austin is a popular vacation spot. Spring and fall are the busiest times to visit, with major festivals, comfortable weather, and University of Texas football games from September through November. read more

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