Texas boasts a HUGE variety of food throughout the state. From the most delicious BBQ, to Tex-Mex, to food trucks galore, there is truly so much for everyone here that you will have a hard time trying it all but find it easy to find your favorites.
Austin is also known for its outdoor-friendly lifestyle, which is a big draw for many California residents. On any given day you will find many Austinites walking, running or cycling on our hundreds of miles of hike and bike trails. Lady Bird Lake offers those that love the water the perfect chance to kayak, canoe or try some stand-up paddle boarding. Swimming holes can be found all over the Central Texas region and with their cool crisp water, are the perfect treat on a hot summer day. With over 10 lakes in the Austin area there are multiple ways to stay cool during the summer, places to go for a weekend getaway, or docks to get your boat into the water. Camping and hiking are popular in Austin as well with several state parks nearby and a variety of camping opportunities.
For a truly unique experience, the Texas Hill country has a variety of towns to visit such as Fredericksburg and Johnson City. These quaint Hill Country towns offer a variety of dining, shopping, museums and picturesque views. Along the way stop off at some of the many local distilleries or wineries to sip on some spirits made right here in Central Texas.
- Progressive Culture – 3rd best city for LGBTQ in the nation only falling behind San Francisco and New York.
- Texas has a high quality school system which makes it one of the top places to raise a family – According to a 2020 niche.com study, these are the top 5 school districts in the Austin area
- #1 – Eanes ISD
- #2 – Leander ISD
- #3 – Lake Travis ISD
- #4 – Dripping Springs ISD
- #5 – Round Rock ISD
- Southern Hospitality – Texas pride runs deep, as Texans love their state fiercely. Because of this they will take the time to welcome you and point you in the direction of the best of everything Austin has to offer; restaurants, activities, shopping, festivals, and where you will find the best live music.
Now that we’ve convinced you Austin is where you need to be, let us help you as you begin your plans and home search!!