Frommer's San Antonio & Austin Day by Day
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|Format:||Paperback / softback, 216 pages|
|Published In: ||United Kingdom, 09 November 2010|
Austin and San Antonio is packed with cultural and natural attractions. Check out one of the 100 bands that play at the Austin City Limits Music Festival; enjoy great shopping and eating at the River Walk and Market Square; visit a historical site like the Alamo, Texas State Capital, or Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum; swim in the natural spring waters of the Barton Springs Pool; and hike or bike along the trails of the Barton Creek Greenbelt and Lady Bird Lake. Filled with tips and itinerary suggestions, hundreds of original color photos, dozens of annotated maps, thematic tours for every taste, and star-rated advice on where to eat, stay, shop, and have fun, this Frommer's Day by Day guide is the perfect accompaniment to any visit to Austin and San Antonio.
Table of Contents
19 Favorite Moments. 1 The Best of Austin. The Best in One Day. The Best in Two Days. The Best in Three Days. Austin for Music Fans. Austin with Kids. Romantic Austin. Downtown Austin. South Congress ("SoCo"). The University of Texas. Shopping Best Bets. Austin Shopping A to Z. Austin's Great Outdoors. Austin Dining Best Bets. Austin Dining A to Z. Lodging Best Bets. Austin Hotels A to Z. Austin Arts & Nightlife Best Bets. Arts & Nightlife A to Z. 2 The Best of San Antonio. The Best in One Day. The Best in Two Days. The Best in Three Days. The Historic Mission Trail. San Antonio with Kids. San Antonio Romance. Southtown & the King William Historic District. Shopping Best Bets. San Antonio Shopping A to Z. San Antonio's Great Outdoors San Antonio Dining Best Bets. San Antonio Dining A to Z. Lodging Best Bets. San Antonio Hotels A to Z. Nightlife and A&E Best Bets. Nightlife and A&E A to Z. 3 The Best Day Trips & Excursions. Texas Hill Country. Texas Gulf Coast Beaches. Best of the Golden Corridor. The Savvy Traveler. Before You Go. Getting There. Getting Around. Fast Facts. Airline, Hotel & Car Rental Websites. Index.
About the Author
Janis Turk is an award-winning travel writer, photographer, and editor whose writing and photography have appeared in the Chicago Tribune , Dallas Morning News, and San Antonio Express-News , as well as United Airlines' Hemispheres, Luxx Living , and more. Ms. Turk also writes for Frommers.com and GoNomad.com. She is the co-author of The Groom's Guidebook (Skyhorse 2007), her prose appears in the anthology Louisiana in Words (Pelican 2007), and she has written travel guides on New Orleans and San Antonio. She is also a guest travel consultant appearing on the NBC-affiliate San Antonio Living show. Ms. Turk divides her time between Texas and the New Orleans French Quarter. She won the GoNomad award for Best Travel Writing 2009.
|Publisher: ||John Wiley & Sons Ltd|
|Dimensions: ||18.34 x 10.82 x 1.37 centimeters (0.25 kg)|