I love the idea of being a tourist in the city you live in, and Detour is the perfect app for doing just that! Detour has a series of audio walks that allow you to plug in your earbuds and explore hidden stories, people, and interesting places around town all at your own pace.
Although most of the Detours are in San Francisco (which is awesome if you plan to visit!), they've recently launched a series in Austin and will be expanding to other cities soon. A new Detour launches on the third Thursday of every month, and I'm looking forward to trying out this one tomorrow: