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Unsafe waters force partial closure of Barton Creek

AUSTIN (KXAN) – Recent rains are causing some unsafe conditions along Barton Creek, prompting the Austin Fire Chief to issue a watercraft ban until Saturday afternoon. 225 more words


Austin: 10 Photo Ops Fit for a Hipster

If you’re gonna drive all the way up to Austin, you sure as hell better document it properly. Whether it’s the classic Texas State Capitol shot or a freshly painted wall, we’ve got the best spots to strike a pose for an Insta-worthy shot. 562 more words

It's Culture

SXSW 2016: Chicano Batman Interview

By Brittany Robinson and Nestor Vazquez
SXSW Press and Street Team

Eduardo Arenas – Bass
Carlos Arevalo – Guitar
Bardo Martinez – Lead Vocals, Guitar, Organ… 1,908 more words


Dolphin drops in on Fingal Head surfer

Snapped at Fingal Head yesterday were a pod of dolphins enjoying an Easter Sunday paddle.

This surfer didn’t seem to mind the competition as the playful creatures stuck around for quite some time. 76 more words


A Kid's Guide to the Weirdest Town in Texas

My friend and graphic designer Virginia Shurgar Hassell have been working on a new travel guide about Austin for kids. It will look very much like our first collaboration, … 139 more words

Family Travel

Austin, I'll miss (some of) you.

It actually hit me recently that the place that I have lived for the last year and a half will be in the rear-view mirror shortly. 1,032 more words


Deep in the heart of Texas!

This year I decided to go on a trip for my birthday celebration. It came down to wanting to visit an area I had never been to before, and how affordable plane tickets were going to be. 577 more words