- May 19, 2020

Here’s How To Get Out Of The House in Austin And Still Be Socially Distant


Businesses may be opening back up but that doesn’t mean you can stop social distancing. In fact, as more and more people are venturing out, social distancing is even more important than ever. That’s why we put together this list of activities and ideas of ways you can get out of the house without putting yourself or anyone else in danger. Please remember to be mindful of safety recommendations.

Road Trip to Some of the Best Texas Town Squares Near Austin

Though the hustle and bustle may be limited at this time, the architecture and beauty of these town squares make a road trip totally worth it. And, hey, you don’t even have to get out of your car if you don’t want to.

Austin Road Trip Guide: The Road To and From the Texas Hill Country!

Get lost on some country roads and visit some of these Texas Hill Country hot-spots before heading back to the ATX.

Photo: Flickr user ManoRegejimas, creative commons licensed.

Explore Austin’s Neighborhoods and Discover How They Got Their Names

Several of Austin’s neighborhoods have deep histories—and connections to the city’s long-ago status as a place for settlers to flock to. Learn about how they got their names and then wander around and appreciate the story of each one.

Pemberton Castle

Discover The Best Street Art in Austin With This Massive List

Public art is one of the best perks about living in Austin. Whether the art is commissioned or not, you can find amazing Austin murals and street art all over the city. You can also check out all the ATX messages of hope here.

East Austin

Looking For The Perfect Picnic Spot? Here Are Some Of Austin’s Best

Gather up your favorite blanket, basket, foods, and people and head out for some outdoor dining at these great picnic spots – just make sure you’re being mindful of others and socially distant.

Try One Of These Scenic Strolls In Austin

Looking for trails that provide a scenic stroll in Austin to get you out of the house? Look no further! Here are five scenic strolls in Austin that the whole family will love!

Looking For An Austin Park With Nature Trails? Try One Of These

For locals and visitors alike who are looking to breathe fresh air and walk off some of that nine-to-five stress, an Austin park with a beautiful nature trail is exactly what the doctor ordered.

Beat The Heat At These Cool Swimming Holes in Central Texas

For those days that you are looking for something different than your typical pool experience, you might want to give one of our favorite swimming holes in Central Texas a try.

Beaches In Austin: Our Favorite Spots For Water, Sun, And Sand

If you aren’t able to take a trip to your favorite destination, we’ve got some pretty rad beaches right here in Austin where you can get your fill of sun and sand.


Top 10 Spots For Beginners To Bike In Austin

Here’s a great way to get out of the house and not have to interact with neighbors at close proximity. These are the 10 best spots to ride bikes in Austin.

Here Are 7 Totally Picture Perfect Places To Take Your Next Austin Selfie

As you explore Texas’ great capital city, you’re going to find a huge number of selfie-snapping opportunities, but none so perfectly Austin-esque and Instagram-worthy as these seven locations.

Greetings from Austin

Here’s All You Need to Know about the Austin Bats

Austin’s Mexican free-tailed bat colony is not only incredibly impressive, at nearly 1.5 million bats it’s the largest urban bat colony in the world. It’s also something that Austinites take a lot of pride in.

Austin Bats

We’ll continue to update this post with new creative ideas of how to spend your time so check back often. Be safe out there!