Strip away the glitz and glamor of nearby SoCo, and you’ll find yourself strolling South Lamar’s decidedly less trendy main streets. South Lamar’s low-budget, low-key lifestyle is exemplified by its cheap eateries, cool thrift stores, and dive bars’ drink specials. For those on a shoestring, abundant green space and refreshing blue water provide plenty of active alternatives—assuring a great way to spend your time without having to spend all of your money.See places to stay Save this neighborhood
South Lamar: Cool Without Trying
The 78704 zip code is the origin of the "Keep Austin Weird" slogan, which refers not only to the general attitude of those of us who live here but a commitment to supporting small businesses."
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South Lamar After Sunset
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Suzanne Koett is a photographer and art educator living in Austin, TX. She first started in photography at age 14 in the SF Bay Area and hasn't put down the camera since. Her work has evolved, but you can still find her photographing in an occasional mosh pit. Suzanne's work oscillates between conceptual bodies of work shown in galleries and editorial essays that are published in magazines.
I'm a photographer & designer living in Chicago, IL. I'm passionate about cultivating a culture of well-lived life through authentic community. When I'm not creating, you can find me: exploring new cities, drinking massive amounts of coffee, digging through vintage shops, enjoying the latest restaurants, and spending time with loved ones.