Thrillist: “9 Perfect Fall Road Trips for When You Need to Escape Austin”
By Anastacia Uriegas
Published September 13, 2021
Out-of-state travel may be thriving, but why leave Texas during peak season when everyone else is paying big bucks just to get in? Fall and winter are the perfect time to explore the Austin region—we can finally wander outside at 2 pm without immediately needing an ice bath, festivals don’t require portable fans, we don’t need to stick to frozen margs on rooftop bars, and there’s plenty of time to ditch the city for nearby Lone Star state delights. Gear up to discover all the scenic wineries, restorative glamping opportunities, cute lil’ town squares, and so much more, all within driving distance of Austin.