Category: Austin - Funstuff

Work Out

The best place in town to meet that somebody new or to renew with that somebody old, Lady Bird Lake is for everyone. Really part of the dammed-up Colorado River, this water...

Austin Aesthetic

For an artsy afternoon ranging from Alice Neel to Peter Paul Rubens, take in the medieval and contemporary masterpieces in a setting where the art goes from the outside in: the Blanton...

Mexican Texan

Think South of the Border with a dash of Texan thrown in for good measure. Guero’s Taco Bar is a culmination of the best of both places. Good music, delicious margaritas, and...

Party On

Perfect lattes. Fine picnic fare. Great wine. Cissi’s Market fills the bill as a great little grocery ideally located in the heart of Austin's District. The folks at Cissi’s pride themselves on...

Spin City

Lance Armstrong picked Austin as his two-wheeled training ground long before he won the Tour de France a record seven times. Known as bicycle friendly, the city’s maze of marvelous trails makes...

Smell the Flowers

Forget the hilltop meadow from The Sound of Music. To make your heart sing, no passport is required to hike amid Texas’s colorful blossoms on the trails of the Lady Bird Johnson...

Chicken Fried Tunes

All, hail: Janis Joplin was discovered at Threadgill's, as were many other musicians whose names you may not recognize. Opened 76 years ago in a Gulf Oil filling station on the very...

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‘Today’ producer Vivian Solomon lives by Latino family traditions

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