Places of Interest
The fast growing and trendy Texas capital city of Austin is a desirable destination for both fun and relaxation. Guests of hotels in Austin will be treated to a beautiful green environment with numerous museums, monuments, landmarks, and countless music venues seemingly popping out of the woodwork. Austin is definitely a cultural hub with plenty of galleries, operas, and theater companies. Austin hotels are close to the live music that is celebrated by the numerous festivals it has every year including South by Southwest and the Fun Fun Fun Fest.
Austin Quick Picks and Tips
The Neal Kocurek Memorial Austin Convention Center is the main multi-purpose center in the city that hosts meetings and even roller derby.
Eateries on 6th Street serve the city's best dishes like ribs, chili, seafood, Cajun cuisines and steaks with a healthy smattering of colorful nightlife.
Major Point of Interest
The Barton Springs in Zilker Park is a huge underground spring and pool, and a favorite among tourists and locals.
There are plenty of shopping opportunities for guests of Austin hotels. The most notable shopping places are the Arboretum, Barton Creek Square Mall, and the San Marcos outlet complex
The University of Texas athletic programs are hugely popular here, especially football, who plays at the Darrell K Royal Texas Memorial Stadium, the state's largest sport stadium. The Cedar Park Center is home to the 2012 NBA Development League Champions, the Austin Toros.