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A visit to Southwestern University is a fantastic experience for those who want to learn more about the people and events of this region's past.
It's to be found in Georgetown. If you aren't familiar with that name, it is 25 miles (40 kilometers) from the state capital, Austin.
Hotel choice can mean the difference between a mediocre vacation and an incredible one. There are 8 possibilities to choose from within 2 miles (3 kilometers) of Southwestern University, so it shouldn't be difficult to find one that ticks all your boxes. The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Georgetown, the Comfort Suites and the Candlewood Suites Georgetown are a few that are popular, and just 1 mile (2 kilometers), 1 mile (2 kilometers) and 1 mile (2 kilometers) away, respectively.
If you're sick of having to choose between eating out or buying plenty of campy souvenirs, then free up some of your cash by reserving a room at one of the area's more economical accommodations. The Econo Lodge and the Georgetown Inn, Austin North - Georgetown are two of the more popular establishments.
If you find yourself flagging, try to keep your brain awake with a kick of caffeine. Savor a coffee or two at Sugar Shack Coffee-Confection, an easy walk away. Are you still feeling hungry? Mabee Commons is also close-at-hand and offers a more serious dining experience. At the end of your day, you can celebrate the travel memories yet to come at Georgetown Lumberyard, just a few more minutes away.