Austin, Texas made our list of the top party travel hotspots and it is certainly well worth a visit. Austin is a very unique town and it has something to offer no matter what type of person you are or how you like to get your party on. It is a college town, the home of the University of Texas and this adds to the youthful vibrancy and of course it is no secret that many college students like to get out and have a good time.
As well as being the home of the Longhorns Austin is also the capital of the state of Texas. This adds a particular flair to the city and the State Capitol dome is certainly a sight to see.
If you like to shop during the day before you head out to soak up the nightlife there are plenty of opportunities to do so in downtown Austin. Another option would be to head down to the eclectic SoCo area and poke around, especially on the first Thursday of each month when they have their street festival going on down there.
Popular Austin nightspots include Antone’s, a club that is legendary among blues fans and others. You also may want to check out The Backyard at Bee Cave where they consistently showcase some of the hottest national touring acts on the road today.
And finally let’s talk about food. You are in for a treat when you visit Austin if you like to eat. For authentic Austin cuisine you can’t beat Threadgill’s, and for genuine Texas style barbecue visit The Salt Lick or Rudy’s Barbecue.
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