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Need a family getaway, but don’t relish the thought of flying or driving far? Atlanta to Chattanooga is the perfect blend of distance, activities, and natural wonders. The combination allows for a day trip for those visiting Atlanta; a weekend getaway for Atlanta families; or even another stopping point for a road trip extending through Georgia.
Atlanta to Destin might not be close enough for a weekend trip at just about 6 hours, but it’s definitely within a driving distance for a long weekend. We had such a great time when we went there, it became one of our most memorable vacation for our family.
Grab your mouse ears, it’s time for a trip to Walt Disney World! Make the most of your Disney Orlando vacation with insider tips, new attraction…
LaGrange, Ga is full of surprises, from a Bible history museum to a grand Callaway estate, and from 90+ year old cherished hotdog restaurant to TLC’s Ultimate Cake Off winner of 2011. Here is where to play eat and stay when visiting LaGrange, Ga.
Many people know about the upscale community and the neighboring Ritz-Carlton Lake Oconee resort, but did you know that Reynolds Lake Oconee also offers cottages and condos for short term rental? Whether you are escaping as a couple or bringing the entire family for a week of outdoor fun, there is no shortage of excitement in this lake front locale.
At Fort King George, hubby and I enjoyed learning about why this bluff was such a special part of Georgia’s history…and the boys LOVED exploring the site, climbing in the fort and “battling” each other on the marshes.
Jekyll Island, once home to America’s privileged politicians, businessmen, socialites and such, was the perfect place to create an exclusive social club for wealthy Americans. Today, you can experience a taste of that family –friendly luxury at the Jekyll Island Club Hotel. Whether you are after architectural highlights, history or fun, you will love a visit to this Georgia treasure.
Your membership, gift membership, donations and volunteer efforts allow Friends of Georgia State Parks to support our park system and historical sites. You. You make this magic happen. Here are 11 things you probably didn’t know about Friends of Georgia State Parks…about why their efforts are so important.
Most of the Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites have identified their “hidden gems” – those special attributes, trails or unusual elements that make them special. Some of these are available for anyone to see them (as long as you know what to look for) and others are only available through guided walks at certain times of the year. Below is a list of the hidden gems for each park, as well as a link to the special “Hidden Gem” events happening throughout the year.
Beech Mountain Ski Resort is the highest resort in the east, scraping the sky at 5, 506 feet. Beech Mountain is within a gas-tank’s drive from Atlanta, it offers affordable lift tickets and accommodations, and they dote on families. These advantages work together to make it a brilliant choice for a winter family vacation.
Check out Cabarrus County just over the border in North Carolina. You might know it as home to Great Wolf Lodge or Charlotte Motor Speedway… but that’s just the beginning! Here are the BEST things to do in Charlotte, NC with kiddos is tow!
Whether you are spending the day hiking the Red History Trail or staying the night in one of the new Sweetwater Creek State Park Yurts, we’ve got everything you need to know to maximize your experience!
We spent a weekend exploring a myriad of things to do in Columbus, Ga- I had no clue how much there was to do in this expanding city. With the advent of the RiverWalk and WhiteWater Express, the city has seen a change.
SEA LIFE Aquarium Charlotte-Concord is located across from Great Wolf Lodge, in Concord Mills Mall. This aquarium is designed with kids in mind.