With over 200 live music venues, the self-named Live Music Capital of the World is like no place else in the state. A hot spot for musicians, artists and students, Austin is often seen as a Texas version of San Francisco. With a slogan like Keep Austin Weird, get ready to discover a big city that doesn't take itself too seriously.
A valid Canadian passport is required for Canadians intending to visit the United States. The passport should be valid for at least the expected duration of stay in the country. For all other nationalities, consult your consulate or tourist board for details. You can also visit http://www.voyage.gc.ca/ for up-to-date information.
Most hotel and restaurant bills include a service charge. Make sure you check the bill to avoid tipping twice. Where a service charge is not included in a restaurant, or for a taxi driver, tour guide or other service provider, it is customary to leave a tip of 10%-15% of the bill.
110V, same as Canada