Austin

A Guide to 14 of the Best Neighborhoods in Austin

I was born at Seton Hospital near downtown Austin in the eighties. It’s safe to say that the city has evolved over the passing decades, but it’s core spirit– a love for music, the outdoors and doing things a little different than other large cities– remains the same.  It’s no secret that people from both coasts and just about every city in between have been flocking to the capital of Texas city for many years now. I believe Elon Musk’s exact words were “mega boom” when describing the current influx …

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The Best Places to Eat Lunch in Austin

Whether you are visiting Austin, Texas for the first time or looking for a new place to grab lunch in this foodie town, these restaurants offer the best of the city’s midday food scene! Whether you are looking for somewhere quiet and cozy or a chic place to gather with friends over lunch, there is a restaurant on this list for you… Long before local restaurant groups made the dining experience more social media friendly with their chicly upholstered banquets and cool girl color schemes, Austin was a foodie city. The convergence of …

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The 10 Best Breakfast Tacos in Austin

You can’t throw a rock in Austin without hitting a restaurant that serves breakfast tacos. The breakfast taco concept is so simple, too. Most breakfast tacos are some combination of eggs, breakfast meats like sausage or bacons, cheese and salsa. You might think that given the simplicity, it would be hard to stand apart, but that’s just not so! The truth is that some breakfast tacos here in Austin are in a league all their own! (We’re looking at you Veracruz!) We pooled over a dozen of our favorite Austinites to get the …

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The Best Coffee Shops in Austin By Neighborhood

Austin has so many great coffee shops serving up a variety of roasts in a variety of settings all across town! Whether you call Austin, Texas home or are just visiting for the weekend, keep reading for the all of the best coffee shops in Austin near you and organized by neighborhood… I will be the first to admit that I am a coffee snob. I’ve been known to book hotels based on their proximity to great coffee and start every single day with an almond milk latte in hand when at home. While I love a warm cup of coffee from the comfort …

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