W hether you’re expecting Austin to be the live music capital of the world, a hipster paradise, a refuge for weirdos, a city full of growing pains, a blue spot in red Texas, or a town taken over by techies, you’ll find confirmation of your assumption. A wonderfully messy conglomeration of students, young professionals, families, and remaining Slackers have woken up this once-sleepy town and given it a multifaceted identity.
Easy Tiger | Courtesy of Easy Tiger
Shops on South Congress | Thomas Allison/Thrillist
Zilker Park | Thomas Allison/Thrillist
The White Horse | Thomas Allison/Thrillist
Eeyore's Birthday in Pease Park | Amalia Díaz/Flickr
Mural at Guadelupe and 24th St. | Thomas Allison/Thrillist
Hyde Park resident | Thomas Allison/Thrillist
Hoover's Cooking on Manor Rd. | Thomas Allison/Thrillist

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