Austin Travel Guide

Shop:

**South Congress Ave: Especially Tesoros Trading Co., Yard Dog Art, Maufrais and By George.

*Second Street District: Hit up ModCloth, Toy Joy, Luxe Apothetique and Prize.

East Austin: Tropic of Capricorn, *Take Heart, Miranda Bennett Studio, Olive.

Indie Bookstores: **Bookpeople, *South Congress Books, BookWoman, Malvern Books

More Austin Travel Tips:

  • See amazing art without leaving the UT campus. The Blanton, with its immersive piece "Austin" by Ellsworth Kelly, is very close to the Harry Ransom Center. The Skyspace is also on campus. These are hard to access on UT game days or other campus events, so plan accordingly!

  • Make an afternoon of a Laguna Gloria visit by having lunch or a snack in its new restaurant, Épicerie at the Contemporary, which serves French-American food.

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* "K.CO Approved" experiences; places we have visited in person. Most of what we recommend fits this description.

** MVP that is part of most, if not all of our trips and where we love to take others.