A visit to Austin was super high on my bucket list, so I was glad when I was finally able to go! This time around, I traveled a little bit differently than I usually would. Since I was here for ~1 week while working remotely, I let myself explore at my own pace.
If you’re trying to get around Austin, I recommend either renting a car or using the city buses. To use the city buses, simply just download the CapMetro app. Bus tickets are very reasonable. If you’re staying further away from the city center, then renting a car is more economical since Austin can be very spread out.
For each section, bolded places are the one I strongly recommend. To make an itinerary out of this, I would say you can pick one thing from each section to structure a “day”.
I would also at least recommend passing through these areas/neighborhoods: