What to do
SXSW Known as the live music capital of the world, Austin offers some of the best shows in the U.S. The ultimate music experience happens at the annual South by Southwest (SXSW) festival, which draws hundreds of musicians to venues all over town. March 9 to 18, 500 East Cesar Chavez St.,. sxsw.com.
Lake Austin Spa This destination spa resort is just a quick drive from downtown and offers an extensive list of services in the peaceful setting of Lake Austin. Indulge in a relaxing facial or massage and then practice your sun salutations from the shoreline yoga deck. 1705 South Quinlan Park Rd., lakeaustin.com.
Uncommon Objects This vintage mecca is a finder's paradise, filled with everything from unique textiles to antique trinkets. Visit more than once if you can - new treasures arrive daily. 1512 South Congress Ave., uncommonobjects.com.
Shopping - Style Destination
Style destination: Austin, Texas
If the lively Texas music scene and unique antiques shops don't convince y'all to visit, the full-flavoured food will.
This hip and laid-back city is proof that everything really is bigger in Texas!
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