When the motto of a city is “Keep it (Austin) weird”, you know you’re in for a treat! Well there’s a lot more than weirdness to be found in Austin Texas. And for the solo traveller, it’s a lively and friendly city that’s just waiting to embrace you. So if you’re ready to start exploring, read on below.

Places to visit in Austin

As the capital of Texas, Austin has a lot of political association. From ties to former President Lyndon B. Johnson and the First Lady, his wife Lady Bird, to the Texas State Capitol Building. But don’t be fooled that Austin has nothing else to offer! Follow the link to learn more about places to visit in Austin.


Things to do in downtown austin texas

If you like your music then you’re in luck here. Likewise if you like art. And food. And cocktails…Click below to find out more and see ideas for things to do in Downtown Austin.


Things to do in austin at night


Where to stay in austin

Finding the right place to stay when you’re travelling alone can make or break your trip. Check out the link below for some ideas that make ideal choices for the solo traveller. From budget to luxury. And something in between…


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Safest places to travel: austin

Chances are if you’re from outside the US – and maybe even within the US – you don’t know too much about Austin. You may know that it’s the Texas State  capital. You may not know that the FBI once ranked it the 2nd safest major city in the US. So whether you’re travelling solo or with other people, read more about what makes Austin feel safe to journey round.