we were living in the sweet part of the city

During my first official weekend spent in Austin, we decided to do some sightseeing around town. We first hit up 6th street, which is known for it’s funky bars and shops.

Downtown Austin

Downtown Austin

Downtown Austin

Downtown Austin

Downtown Austin

Downtown Austin

Downtown Austin

There’s an area off of a side street that has a lot of street art, so we stopped to take some pictures.

Downtown Austin

Downtown Austin

Downtown Austin

Downtown Austin

Downtown Austin

I think these “Obey” signs are by Shepard Fairey.

Downtown Austin

Downtown Austin

Downtown Austin

Downtown Austin

Downtown Austin

Downtown Austin

Downtown Austin

We drove up to the capital and then walked around the campus for a bit.

Downtown Austin

Downtown Austin

Downtown Austin

Downtown Austin

It was a hot day (and it was only April). See the rest of my pictures on Flickr.

*Blog post title is a lyric from the song “The Sweet Part of the City” by The Hold Steady

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One Response to we were living in the sweet part of the city

  1. Lisa says:

    Wow – lots of street art! Very cool. Can’t wait to come visit!

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