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Atlanta’s Midtown Music Festival 2017
7 days ago

Atlanta’s Midtown Music Festival 2017

The Music Midtown festival in Atlanta, Georgia, has been giving attendees something to look forward to at the end of summer by bringing some of the biggest names in music to the city’s beautiful Piedmont Park for the past seven years. Also, it’s not just about the music, either. Between sets, you’ll be able to recharge and refuel with some of Atlanta’s favorite food purveyors. Also, the food selections cater to all kinds of dietary restriction. Check out the interactive sponsorship experiences, and view the whole scene from up high on the Music Midtown Ferris Wheel.

 

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Augusta Canal National Heritage Area
3 weeks ago

Augusta Canal National Heritage Area

Aaah – Georgia. We love it for so many reasons. The history, the culture, the beaches and the beautiful mountains are what make it one of the best destinations in the southeast. One of the main attractions in the great state of Georgia is located in beautiful Augusta – the Augusta Canal National Heritage Area. From historic sites to beautiful outdoor activities, there’s no doubt you’ll have a memorable time here. It’s so great you’ll want to keep coming back for more! Take a look at just a few of the things the Augusta Canal has to offer. 

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Andersonville National Historic Site
4 weeks ago

Andersonville National Historic Site

Andersonville National Historic Site might be one of the most moving National Historic Sites you’ve never heard of. Located in Andersonville, Georgia, it hosts three features in one place: Andersonville National Cemetary, the Andersonville prison, and the National Prisoner of War Museum. 

All of these different sites combine in one spot to make for a fascinating historical site. It not only serves as a stopover for those interested in Civil War history but also highlights some of the incredible stories of American prisoners of war (POW).

In this post, we want to dive into what makes Andersonville National Historic Site so special. We’ll cover each of these three areas of the site on their own, plus provide a few tips on how to make the trip. 

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Explore Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area
4 weeks ago

Explore Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area

Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area is a National Heritage Area in the U.S. state of Georgia that encompasses natural, cultural, and historical beauty in an environment that is fun to explore year round. 

The mountain itself is part of the 2,550 acre DeKalb County park called the Davidson – Arabia Nature Preserve. The Preserve also includes other large formations of exposed granite, wetlands, pine and oak forests, multiple streams, and two lakes. Leashed dogs are welcome, too! As you begin to plan your visit, consider partaking in some of the following activities.

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Georgia Welcome Center
4 months ago

Georgia Welcome Center

State welcome centers are not just a place to stop and get a map, use the bathroom or get something to drink anymore..

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Visiting Dahlonega, GA
8 months ago

Visiting Dahlonega, GA

Unless you’ve attended the University of North Georgia, you’ve probably never heard of the small town of Dahlonega. Consider the population is a little over 5,000 and a name that’s hard to pronounce, it’s easy to see why. But unlike other small towns, this one is anything but sleepy. One part college town and one part historic destination town, Dahlonega has much to offer its guests.

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Best Dude Ranches to Visit
10 months ago

Best Dude Ranches to Visit

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“Hey, Dude!” When was the last time you said that to someone? In fact, when was the last time someone said that to you? Now, we’re not saying you should …
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Best Food Truck Cities in America
11 months ago

Best Food Truck Cities in America

Aaaaaah, food trucks. Who doesn’t love ’em? The variety of cuisine on top of that special “food truck” flavor is the thing that makes foodies fall in love. You see them parked on the side of the street and if you’re really into it, you may have even attended a food truck festival in your city. Although the food truck craze has been a thing for a few years now, there are some cities that take in the culture a bit more than others. Check below to see if your city is one of the best food truck cities in America.

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Quick Guide to Hilton Head
11 months ago

Quick Guide to Hilton Head

You’ll find Hilton Head in the beautiful low country area of South Carolina. It’s right on the Atlantic Ocean, and beyond being a beach town, it offers a ton of natural beauty, food, and activities. So, it’s no wonder that millions of people flock to Hilton Head every year.

Hilton Head is actually a barrier island that’s just about 42 square miles and is located just off the South Carolina and Georgia borders. It’s a great destination that is especially popular with people who are looking for a truly relaxing place to spend time, let’s take a look.

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10 Most Haunted Cities In America
12 months ago

10 Most Haunted Cities In America

Halloween time is around the corner and everyone’s getting ready for the season. Some go trick-or-treating, quite a few party, and some others prefer to experience “haunted” and scary attractions. But there is rather a small percentage of adventurers that take things seriously and travel to truly haunted places.

There are some cities across the nation that are known for their scary past and their present ghosts. Throughout the years, witnesses have seen them wander in particular streets, hotels, houses, landmarks, and asylums.

These are the 10 most haunted cities to visit in America…if you dare.

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