Don’t wait for visitors to get out and see the city you call home. Atlanta’s best attractions are all around us, as we sit in traffic, daydream or wonder why we’re at work while the sun is shining.
Downtown Atlanta’s newest form of transit is sleek and modern, and a spectacle for a city with iffy public transit. But don’t go looking for any San Francisco-style cable car ambience.
Mark Twain got it all wrong when he dismissed the game of golf as “a good walk spoiled.” Golf presents ideal opportunities for soaking in spectacular scenic views and spying on natural wildlife while you engage in the futile pursuit of the perfect swing. And, with Georgia’s weather, you can pretty much go swinging year-round.
Whether you normally travel solo, in groups, with kids or senior citizens, a train ride to New Orleans feels less stressful than getting there through the air.
A decade ago, no one had any serious doubts about Charleston, S.C.’s, reputation as a hub for refined Lowcountry cuisine. But no one could have predicted that the annual Charleston Wine + Food Festival (March 4-8) would become an international attraction that exposes the world to all of the city’s charms.