Austin, Texas Family Vacation
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- At a Glance
Austin is a city that prides itself on music. The self-proclaimed Live Music Capital of the World lives up to its name, with myriad unlikely establishments -- grocery stores, City Hall -- opening live-music venues on their properties. Thanks to a large German immigration in the 19th century, there's a Southwest-meets-Deutschland vibe here, most keenly illustrated at the local barbecue, where the staples are brisket, ribs, and sausage.
Austin-ites know Barton Springs as the preferred local swimming hole. Its billing as a natural-spring-fed pool may lead some to believe the water's warm. It's not. At...
Sure, New York earns top honors for having the most people. But for most bats in an urban area that prize goes to Austin. It may seem like a dubious...
Engaging kids in history is easier if you can grab their attention. This cavernous institution does just that, wowing kids with...
Located at the edge of downtown and a half-block from Town Lake, this all-suites hotel is less than a mile from the convention center and the lively...
Cribs (infant beds) available
Separate sitting area
A doomed bride might seem like an unlikely pitch woman for a hotel, but older kids love the tale of the unfortunate fiancee...
Hotel / Motel
Renovated in April 2007, this hotel is a mile from the capitol, the convention center, and the 6th Street entertainment district.</LI>...
Internet access - complimentary
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Boss Barbecue, Bands, and Bat CavesA Family Vacation in Austin, TX with Babies
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301 Nature Center Drive
Austin, TX 78746
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621 E 6th St
Austin, TX 78701+3764
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