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South Congress Avenue
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US$96.34*
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Austin Street Art Segway Tour
Ranked #11 of 319 things to do in Austin
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Owner description: Street lined with lots of great restaurants.
Simpsonville, South Carolina
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16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Go here first!”
Reviewed 14 October 2013

Give yourself ample time to go down this street and to eat at the food trucks on 1st street! Keep your eye out you may see a celebrity! Had coffee and sangria's at the Snackbar, and sitting directly across from us was Giancarlo Esposito from Revolution!

Visited October 2013
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Raymond, New Hampshire, United States
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9 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Better later”
Reviewed 11 September 2013

We went down to catch the Saturday morning street fairs and they were just setting up. Everything opens up after1030a to Noon.
Not as many stores as I expected. Didn't see too many sales in the stores.
Overall was perplexed why all the other reviewers loved it so.
We only went in one small bar. That may be why.

Visited September 2013
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Glenwood Springs, Colorado
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82 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Fun place to people watch”
Reviewed 3 September 2013

This is a one-stop place to get a taste of the Austin flavor. The Continental Club is a must-visit, along with one of the many trendy restaurants on this street. Great shopping to be had around here as well. But most of all, this is the area where the hipsters go to see and be seen. I can't get enough of people watching here!

Visited July 2013
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Stockholm
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56 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“One of the great spots in USA”
Reviewed 20 August 2013

A few very cool blocks with great shopping, Amy's ice cream, Guero's Mexican restaurant, Live music at Continental Club, Jo's Coffee and my favorites San Jose Hotel.

Visited September 2012
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Austin, Texas
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123 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
“Perfect slice of Austin”
Reviewed 31 July 2013

A few blocks of walking pretty well encapsulates the Austin "vibe". If you haven't been to Austin before, this is a great sampling of some favorite local activities. Live music at Continental Club, eclectic shopping, and several food choices. And speaking of slices - if you like pizza - Home Slice is definitely worth a stop. Parking is a bit dicey, but once you find a spot - you can walk around and enjoy. When you get tired - walk over to the Hotel San Jose for a cocktail.

Visited June 2013
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