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Robert Macias

Updated Articles and Resources

By Robert Macias

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Free Kids' Activities in Austin Created: Friday, February 28, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
      When your cash is running low, but your kid's energy level is not, head to these free kids' attractions in Austin.
    • The Best Food Trucks in Austin Created: Friday, May 04, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
      When it comes to cheap meals, you can’t beat food that’s served out the side of a truck or miniature Airstream trailer. Here are the some of the city’s must-try food trucks.
    • Best Places for Austin Dessert Created: Sunday, November 08, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
      Learn about where you can find the best desserts in Austin.
    • Austin Kayak and Canoe Rental Created: Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014
      Whether you're looking to rent a kayak, canoe or stand-up paddleboard, there are several spots along Lady Bird Lake that offer hourly or half-day rentals.
    • Border Collie Grooming Tips Created: Monday, December 30, 2013 Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014
      Keep your border collie healthy and handsome with weekly brushing and as-needed bathing and nail trimming.
    • Austin's Best Date-Night Restaurants Created: Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      If you're planning a Valentine's date or any special occasion, these romantic restaurants in Austin will get the night started right.
    • Austin Bars with Live Music Every Night Created: Wednesday, April 30, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      For those in search of spur-of-the-moment entertainment, these small Austin music venues offer top-notch music 7 nights a week.
    • Green Pastures Created: Tuesday, December 31, 2013 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      Housed in a Victorian mansion on lovely grounds, Green Pastures Restaurant is so romantic that it is also one of the top wedding venues in Austin.
    • Where to Buy the Best Cowboy Boots in Austin Created: Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      Cowboy boots are the ultimate Texas fashion statement. Here are the top boot stores and boot makers in Austin.
    • 10 Best Places to Go with Kids in the Austin Area Created: Monday, January 27, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      From the cerebral Thinkery - the Austin children's museum - to the wacky Jumpoline Park, these kid-friendly spots will keep kids moving and thinking.
    • Top Outdoor Attractions in Austin Created: Monday, March 31, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      Whether you want to hike, picnic, swim or watch bats, Austin is home to some of the best places to visit in Texas.
    • Recommended Restaurants Near the Texas Capitol Created: Monday, March 31, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      Whether you're in the mood for a quick burger or a gourmet meal, there are several solid dining options near the Texas capitol in downtown Austin.
    • Allergy Seasons in Austin Created: Sunday, February 23, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      While most cities have only one allergy season, Austin has cedar fever season and ragweed season in addition to a very sniffly springtime.
    • Things to Do and See in the Austin Area Created: Sunday, January 26, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      Whether you're on the hunt for educational activities or off-the-wall things to do, the Austin area has a wealth of options.
    • City of Austin Green Rebates and Discounts Created: Thursday, July 11, 2013 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      Learn about Austin rebate programs that can help you save money while taking care of the environment. The city offers everything from free paint to discounts on energy-efficient appliances.
    • The 'Dillo - CapMetro Downtown Shuttle Created: Saturday, May 30, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      There's no need to walk when the downtown trolley, known as the 'Dillo (for armadillo) hits most of the downtown tourist spots as well as providing commuter service in the downtown area.
    • Austin Animal Shelters and Rescue Groups Created: Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      If you've lost a dog, found an animal, or simply want to help Austin pets, check out this roundup of shelters and rescue organizations.
    • Best Tex-Mex in Austin Created: Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Despite Austin's exploding population of food snobs, there are still plenty of Tex-Mex restaurants that unabashedly crank out deliciously cheesy dishes.
    • X Games Austin 2014 Photo Gallery Created: Sunday, June 08, 2014 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Coco Zurita of Chile soars over Congress Avenue in downtown Austin during the X Games BMX Vert Finals.
    • Austin Swimming Holes Created: Sunday, June 29, 2014 Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014
      Learn about the best natural swimming holes in Austin and central Texas.
    • Where to Eat Near the Congress Bat Bridge Created: Sunday, June 29, 2014 Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014
      Before or after enjoying Austin's nightly bat spectacle, you can dine nearby at a wide range of budget-friendly and upscale restaurants.
    • Austin Average Monthly Temperatures Created: Sunday, January 26, 2014 Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014
      Find out Austin's average monthly temperatures and get an overview of typical weather in central Texas.
    • Bars on West Sixth Street Created: Sunday, December 26, 2010 Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014
      Try the bars in Austin's West Sixth Street District if you're looking for festive happy hours and a mellow vibe." itemprop="description">> Saturday, May 31, 2014 Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014
      How to stay safe while enjoying 6th Street, downtown Austin's bustling entertainment district.
    • Are There Killer Bees in Austin? Created: Saturday, May 31, 2014 Updated: Saturday, June 14, 2014
      Africanized bees, also called killer bees, have steadily moved from South America all the way to Austin, but attacks are rare.
    • Visiting the Texas Capitol Building in Austin Created: Saturday, February 21, 2009 Updated: Thursday, June 12, 2014
      Learn everything you need to know about visiting the Texas Capitol in Austin, including visiting hours, the Capitol's history, and where to park." itemprop="description" itemprop="description"...
    • Top 10 Halloween Costume Stores in Austin Created: Wednesday, August 21, 2013 Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014
      Whether you're planning a glamorous or gory Halloween, Austin's costume shops and vintage stores can help make your vision a reality.
    • Austin's Best Breakfast Spots Created: Saturday, May 31, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014
      From pumpkin pancakes to spicy huevos rancheros, the breakfast options are seemingly limitless at these Austin restaurants.
    • Fogo for Father's Day Created: Saturday, May 31, 2014 Updated: Friday, June 06, 2014
      Featuring a steak-heavy menu and other Brazilian specialties, Fogo de Chao is an excellent upscale spot to take Pops on Father's Day.
    • Best Austin Wedding Venues Created: Monday, May 04, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, June 04, 2014
      There are hundreds of wedding venues in Austin. Here are ten of the most romantic and beautiful wedding venues in Austin and its surrounding areas.
    • Top Austin Happy Hours Created: Sunday, October 26, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, June 04, 2014
      Austin is packed with bars and restaurants, so how do you decide where to go after a long day of work? Here are some of the best happy hours in Austin.
    • Texas Stars at X Games Austin Created: Saturday, May 31, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, June 03, 2014
      Look out for these amazingly talented Texas-based athletes during the X Games competition in Austin.

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