Take a break from the busyness of life, from the concrete jungle, from cellphones and video games…..and unplug in Blairsville, Ga. Take the #urbanchallenge, and unplug today. Reconnect with your family. Sometimes slow is just the perfect speed. We’ve got dozens of ways for you to turn off the noise, and revive that close family feeling.
Jekyll Island, GA is the southernmost barrier island in Georgia’s Golden Isles. Unlike nearby St. Simons Island or Sea Island, state law protects 65 percent of Jekyll Island’s beaches and maritime forest from development and is considered a Georgia State … Read More
Atlanta is known for its hot summer temps and this summer will be no exception. If your kids are like mine, they are begging to keep cool at the pool, or even in the sprinklers in the front yard!
Looking for a way to mix things up a bit? Check out some of these awesome spray grounds, splash pads, and fountains in and around the Atlanta area.
Ask me the “must-see” attraction in my neck of the woods, and I’ll tell you it’s Amicalola Falls. Amicalola Falls is part of the Georgia State Parks system and the tallest waterfall east of the Mississippi River. It’s located in the North Georgia mountains and it is where the Appalachian Trail begins .
Theme parks are a favorite American pastime. We are lucky to have some awesome amusement parks in Georgia. It’s time for the thrill of the roller coasters, flying in the swings, losing your stomach on the drops, and everything that goes with a … Read More
We checked another item off our Georgia Bucket List with a trip to The Masters. While I was there, I couldn’t help but take in the cultural and traditional nuances that have evolved over the years, as well as a bit of the history. Here’s what I gathered: 33 unusual things you probably don’t now about The Masters…unless you’ve been!
There is something cosmopolitan about sipping cocktails high above the city on patio rooftop bars. Atlanta has a growing list of rooftop bars with amazing views from the classic Sun Dial at the Westin Peachtree Plaza, to the game changing 9 Mile Station at Ponce City Market, and newcomers like the Clermont Hotel and soon to be renovated Whiskey Blue at the W Hotel. We even list some OTP favorites like Brine Seafood and BarleyGarden, as well as a few surprises.