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Boy Scouting: Austin

We had photographer Sarah Wilson scope out the guys in Texas's coolest city. Because if you're planning your own getaway there, it helps to be prepared.

Tyler Wells, 29, café manager
Seen at: Progress Coffee. Also likes: Deep Eddy Pool and the Starlite restaurant.

Nasser Ayyad, 31, medical/biotech
Seen at: The Hike and Bike Trail. Also likes: Whole Foods ("Heaven for food lovers").

Scott Maddeaux, 35, woodworker
Seen at: Zilker Park. Also likes: The Hike and Bike Trail, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema.

Patrick Newell, 29, bike messenger
Seen at: The Hike and Bike Trail. Also likes: Tacodeli, Emo's, Barton Springs Pool.

J.J. Johnson, 37, musician
Seen at: Progress Coffee. Also likes: Chez Nous, Iron Works Barbecue.

Eric Karjala, 42, cheesemonger
Seen at: Whole Foods. Also likes: Creekside Lounge, Emo's, Zilker Botanical Garden.

Bavu Blakes, 33, music director
Seen at: The Belmont. Also likes: Tony's and Gene's ("Mom-and-pop soul food spots").

Lasse Jensen, 33, journalist
Seen at: Austin Farmers' Market. Also likes: Mandola's Italian Market, Continental Club.

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