Austin Insider Blog

This blog, written and curated by Visit Austin staff, shares the things that visitors love and locals can't get enough of.

Day Trip Destination: Horseshoe Bay

Horseshoe Bay, located just 45 miles northwest of Austin city limits, is bringing luxury vacationing to central Texas, putting only a short road trip in between you and a day or two of care-free relaxation. Nestled in the Hill Country right alongside LBJ Lake, the quiet town of about 2,500 residents…

Continue Reading

6 Austin Museums You May Not Know About

Austin has no shortage of museums - from dinosaur lovers to vintage toy collectors, there seems to be the perfect museum for any visitor. Below, we picked a few Austin gems that may be off the beaten path but will surely provide a fun-filled day for you or the family. French Legation Museum 802 San…

Continue Reading