Discover the varied, bohemian Texas state capital of Austin – a brilliant and very trendy town for young people, also boasting the proud nickname of "Live Music Capital". Known for its vibrant music scene, it offers plentiful amusing possibilities for weekend trip activities, including incredible nightlife and exciting outdoor pursuits. Pack a picnic and lounge at the sprawling grounds of the Texas State Capitol to admire its excellent architecture and lush grounds. Catch a game with the NCAA's Texas Longhorns. Spend the day exploring one of the city's main attractions, the HOPE Farmers Market, where you can get a taste of Austin's various entertainment and local cuisine. Get your outdoors adventure started as you hike to the peak and catch the dramatic sunset at Mt. Bonnell, and enjoy breathtaking views of the downtown skyline and Lake Austin. In warmer months, locals and visitors alike beat the Texas heat at Barton Springs, a beautiful natural outdoor swimming pool. Finally, end your getaway on a high note by heading downtown to the 2nd Street District, a melting pot of Austin's vibrant nightlife, live music venues, trendy shops, and great restaurants.