The capital of Texas is a city buzzing with vibrant energy. If you're seeking a vacation spot that has it all, look no further than Austin. In addition to its unparalleled entertainment scene, this city boasts incredible shopping and fine dining and has the distinction of being the live music capital of the world. There are plenty of hotels in Austin conveniently located near the city's top attractions. Travelocity can find you the best deals on Austin hotels that are right in the middle of the action!
Planning Your Day in Austin
Start your Austin adventure with breakfast at one of the city's many diners. Cafe Java on Metric Boulevard offers breakfast and lunch in a relaxed environment. After you've fueled up, you're free to spend the day at one of the city's many popular attractions, such as the Austin Zoo. Marvel at animals from all over the world, then stop for a souvenir or two at the gift shop. Follow that up with a stroll through the Zilker Botanical Garden, where acres of gorgeous flowers will transport you to another world. There are plenty of hotels in downtown Austin conveniently located near these attractions, as well as cheap hotels in Austin that are ideal for travelers on a budget.
Austin After Dark
Sunset in Austin is more than just beautiful, it's also the perfect opportunity to enjoy some of the city's hottest after-hours destinations. Dance the night away at trendy nightlife spots like Barcelona on E 6th Street. Jazz lovers can't miss the Elephant Room on Congress Avenue -- a great place to relax with your favorite drink and enjoy live jazz from local performers.
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