AOMA Graduate School of Integrative Medicine


Visiting Austin

Southwest Symposium 2013: Integral Medicine 
February 14-16, 2013
Austin, Texas

Austin Bergstrom International Airport
Getting to Know Austin
Finding your way around
Authentic Austin Activities
Other Attractions & Eateries

Getting to Know Austin

City of Austin –
Austin Convention and Visitors Bureau (ACVB) –
Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce –
The Austin Chronicle (weekly newspaper) -
Austin American Statesman (daily newspaper) - &
KUT radio -
Austin City Search -
Austin Parks and Recreation Department –

Finding Your Way Around

Capital Metro (city bus) –
Renting a car in Austin -
Austin Cycling Association (Bike routes, maps, and community) -
Maps of the city -

Authentic Austin Activities

Swim, dive, play, and relax at Barton Springs Pool. Austinites refer to this year-round, spring-fed, natural pool as the heart and soul of the city.
Hike, rock climb, paddle your kayak, walk your dog or mountain bike in Austin’s 16,000 acres of parkland.
Watch the world’s largest urban bat colony take flight.
Groove with locally and nationally known musicians at one of Austin’s musical landmarks:
Antone’s –
Stubb’s –
The Continental Club –
The Broken Spoke –
Waterloo Records –
Ruta Maya International Headquarters –
Eat three wholesome meals a day at Casa de Luz macrobiotic restaurant and community center.
Find some visual inspiration at the Blanton Art Museum’s B Scene First Friday art exhibitions.
Enjoy dinner and drinks while watching the latest independent and mainstream movies at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema.
Play capoeira, buzz-through local galleries, and shop local crafts at First Thursday on South congress.

Other Austin-area attractions:

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center –
Texas State Parks (Bastrop, McKinney Falls, Pedernales Falls, Enchanted Rock, Inks Lake) –
Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum –
TX State Capitol –
Book People (locally owned bookstore) –
YogaYoga –
Wheatsville Coop (natural foods cooperative) –
Whole Foods Market World Headquarters –
Texas Rowing Center –
Austin’s Chinatown –

Other Austin-area eateries:

The Daily Juice (juice bar) –
The Oasis (restaurant & “sunset capitol of Texas”) –
The Salt Lick BBQ –
Shady Grove Restaurant -
Magnolia Café –
The San Francisco Bakery –

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