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Most Romantic Places in Austin to Instagram on Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is coming up!

Since it’s an Instagram world and we all have to live in it, I’ve compiled a list of local spots to take obnoxiously adorable photos with your sweetheart on V-day. You won’t be the first couple to take photos here and you can count on your future kids barfing when they see these cutesy photos of their ‘rents, but heck, it’s your love and you can do whatever the hell you want with it. If you want to suck face in front of Jo’s Coffee while a professional photog snaps your photo, suck away.

Note to Austin-area business owners: If you want to receive a lot of foot traffic and free press, put a romantic mural on the outside of your building. Thank me later by giving me free swag from your business.

What do you think is the most romantic spot in Austin?

you're my butter half austin

The “You’re My Butter Half” toast & butter pat street art on the side of the United Way building 2000 E. MLK – photo via me!

i love you so much austin

The simple yet sweet “I love you so much” text written on the side of Jo’s Coffee 1300 S. Congress– photo via Endless Canvas

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The “Til Death Do Us Part” mural on the side of Mexic-Arte Museum 419 Congress Ave (on the 4th St. side of building)- photo via Art ATX

Zilker Park Austin skyline

View of Austin skyline from Zilker Park (minus these four random people) 2100 Barton Springs Rd. – photo via me!

Mount Bonnel sunset

Mount Bonnell at sunset- photo via Wikipedia

Justine's Austin

The patio of Justine’s Brasserie 4710 E. 5th St. – photo via Rare Magazine

Pictures of Zilker Botanical Garden - Attraction Photos

Zilker Botanical Garden 2200 Barton Springs Rd.- photo via TripAdvisor

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  • Reply Cathy Benavides February 12, 2013 at 11:05 am

    Another place that has a lovely skyline shot as well as some other gorgeous places is Butler Park on Riverside. We did a family photoshoot there, and while we weren’t going for romantic, it was pretty and fun and looked awesome 🙂

    • Reply hipstercrite February 14, 2013 at 1:55 pm

      Oooh! I will have to check that out! Thanks, Cathy!

  • Reply Stephanie Fraide February 12, 2013 at 4:10 pm

    Triumph Cafe continues to win awards for the most romantic patio.

    • Reply hipstercrite February 14, 2013 at 1:56 pm

      Neat! Where is that? I can’t believe I haven’t heard of it!

  • Reply HunksNotDead February 12, 2013 at 4:39 pm

    Great list.

    • Reply hipstercrite February 14, 2013 at 1:56 pm

      Thank you!

  • Reply Taylor Francis February 12, 2013 at 8:43 pm

    Patterson Park on the East Side at the flamingo clay wall thing. It’s super beautiful. Love this post!

    • Reply hipstercrite February 14, 2013 at 1:56 pm

      Neat! Where is that? Everyone is coming up with great suggestions!

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