Jul 15, 2017 #IntoTheNeighborwoods 3,782 Miles: Austin, TX Not knowing much about Austin before this visit, it quickly became one of my favorite stops! We stayed in South Austin, in a nice quiet residential area but, was also within walking distance to lots of shops, restaurants, and even an awesome brewery on our block (more below). The weather was sunny and pretty hot for most of our stay so, we made sure to check out all the swimming holes and public pools that we could. There were lots! Read more.