1. Lady Bird Lake Trail
John Barbarian: The running trail along Lady Bird Lake is gorgeous and a perfect way to squeeze in some exercise amidst the beers, BBQ and tacos.
2. Waterloo Records
3. Walton's Fancy and Staple
4. Spider House Patio Bar & Cafe
John Barbarian: This may be a slight hike from downtown but they have one of Austin’s best patios, an ace beer selection (try Austin Beer Works: Peacemaker), wi-fi, lots of plugs to power up, and even a thrift store.
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