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Valentine's Weekend Itinerary: Romance in Atlanta

Valentine's Day falls on a Saturday this year, which is perfect for scheduling a romantic weekend with that special someone. A dreamy weekend in Atlanta promises to reunite some sparks that may have been buried between diaper changes, scrubbing toilets and late nights on the job. Planning is th ... ...

4 Atlanta Restaurants Serving Authentic Italian Food

Authentic Italian food is regionally distinct. Tuscan food differs from dishes served in Rome, Naples or Sicily. True Italian cooking consists of the freshest ingredients available with frozen or processed foods rarely being consumed. Many of the dishes Americans believe to be Italian are actually ...

3 Ways to Relax This Summer on Tranquil Lake Lanier

The 38,000 acre lake built by the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers was named for poet Sidney Lanier. While the main purpose of the lake may be flood control for Atlanta, the states of Georgia, Florida and Alabama fight for water rights. Lake Lanier may be easily reached by traveling I-85 North from Atla ...

2015 Georgia Renaissance Festival in Atlanta

The Georgia Renaissance Festival is an outdoor drama set in a 16th century European village. In addition to the drama, circus performers entertain visitors. Visitors dressed as knights just might become acquainted with a fair maiden at the festival. Guests enjoy shopping for arts and crafts fr ... ...

Drama Disembarks in Atlanta May 2015

Enjoy the thrill of Broadway in Atlanta during the month of May 2015. Atlanta is only a hop, skip or jump away from many southern states. Tourists that live further away may have saved some frequent flyer miles for a three day weekend in Atlanta. The average weather conditions in Atlanta during the ...

Atlanta's Oldest Cultural Attraction

The oldest cultural attraction in Atlanta began in 1889. The owner of a traveling show was forced into bankruptcy due to cash flow problems. George Valentine Gress, a local businessman, purchased the animals at auction and donated the animals to the city of Atlanta. City officials moved the animals ...

The Spectacular Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta

Just this past year, I spent 6+ months with my father in Gainesville, Georgia. While I stayed there, we did a lot of sight-seeing and going out to discover new places and things to do. One of the places we visited was the Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta. This aquarium first opened on November 23, ... ...

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 Six Flags Fright Fest

Experience Fright Fest 2015 at Six Flags Over Georgia

Fright Fest 2015 at Six Flags over Georgia is an adrenaline pumping; mind warping, risk-taking and high-speed smorgasbord for fun lovers of all ages. The event begins September 26 and continues through November 1, 2015. As the skies darken each night, the park converts into a frightening exper ... ...

4 Atlanta Restaurants Serving Authentic Italian Food

Authentic Italian food is regionally distinct. Tuscan food differs from dishes served in Rome, Naples or Sicily. True Italian cooking consists of the freshest ingredients available with frozen or processed foods rarely being consumed. Many of the dishes Americans believe to be Italian are actually ...

3 Ways to Relax This Summer on Tranquil Lake Lanier

The 38,000 acre lake built by the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers was named for poet Sidney Lanier. While the main purpose of the lake may be flood control for Atlanta, the states of Georgia, Florida and Alabama fight for water rights. Lake Lanier may be easily reached by traveling I-85 North from Atla ...

13 Ways to Write a Brilliant Blog Post on Jay

So, you're ready to write an awesome blog post. Fantastic!Here are some useful tips and tricks to get you on your way to blogging glory in no time.Edit It Like You Mean It: While we don't want to play the role of Captain Obvious, editing your blog post for spelling, grammar, and punctuation ... ...

April Showers Bring May Flowers and Fun Activities

April showers have left behind gorgeous May flowers blooming this spring in Atlanta. Along with the array of gorgeous flowers, Atlanta delivers comfortable temperatures, which is perfect weather to enjoy the exciting activities planned for the month. To the amazement of citizens and visitors alike, ...

Drama Disembarks in Atlanta May 2015

Enjoy the thrill of Broadway in Atlanta during the month of May 2015. Atlanta is only a hop, skip or jump away from many southern states. Tourists that live further away may have saved some frequent flyer miles for a three day weekend in Atlanta. The average weather conditions in Atlanta during the ...

2015 Georgia Renaissance Festival in Atlanta

The Georgia Renaissance Festival is an outdoor drama set in a 16th century European village. In addition to the drama, circus performers entertain visitors. Visitors dressed as knights just might become acquainted with a fair maiden at the festival. Guests enjoy shopping for arts and crafts fr ... ...

Amazing Acworth Art Fest 2015 in Atlanta

Acworth is a vibrant downtown area which is part of the metropolitan area of Atlanta. It is a member of National Main Street program, due to its historical significance. Originally constructed in 1870, the downtown has been thriving and molding itself to the modern lifestyle while retaining its maj ...