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If the workday is getting you down, plan a weekend getaway to one of Georgia’s award-winning spas located all over the state. Each has a different type of experience and treatments, no matter what your needs are. So, cozy up in your robe and slippers, and prepare yourself to get pampered in the Peach State!
There are so many great options in Atlanta with each offering something unique.
The Loews Atlanta Hotel Exhale Spa boasts a hammam where you can steam out those toxins after ...
Summertime in Georgia means one thing: peach season. Every May to September, farms sell Georgia-grown peaches by the crate, and restaurants feature them on their menus. There's more than one way to enjoy them, from picking them on the farm or enjoying them on the plate. We're showcasing a few of our favorite ways to enjoy them!
Where to Pick Peaches
It wouldn’t be the Peach State without peach farms! Wind your way around the state’s producers, where you can pick your own or find peach-flavore...
Nashville isn’t the only American city with deep ties to music. These 12 destinations have also left their mark.
Nashville, Tennessee, earned the nickname “Music City” for fostering some country music legends, but there are many other places in the U.S. that have left their mark on American music. Other cities may be recognized today for their live music venues and festivals, but these were the original music destinations.
As the weather warms, we can think of nowhere better to spend a few days with friends than at Georgia's wineries and vineyards. With many grouped around the North Georgia mountains, including Dahlonega and Helen, you can sample a wide variety of Georgia wines without traveling very far. Georgia wineries have more than just wine tasting on offer! The region has attractions to keep you entertained in between winery visits.
Where to Eat and Drink
Let’s be honest: you’re here for the wine. And th...
Often overshadowed by Buford Highway, Atlanta’s well-known international culinary corridor, Duluth is home to the city’s version of Koreatown and is well worth exploring in its own right. The towns of Gwinnett County, including Duluth and Lilburn, have dozens of Korean restaurants, as well as unique cultural offerings, including one of the country’s largest Hindu temples. Here’s how to while away a day (or two) in this internationally inspired area.
Exploring Gwinnett’s surprising side
A story about Charleston's most famous 10K race, which runs from neighboring Mount Pleasant over the iconic bridge.
Georgia is full of unique accommodation options, from yurts to treehouses to tiny houses. But what about a fabulous hotel that you never want to leave? We've got that, too. We're talking about top-notch amenities, stunning design and unrivaled views. Of course, there are so many to choose from, but these might be new to your radar.
Pack your bags now!
"Airport hotel" takes on new meaning at this chic property on the campus of Porsche North America in Hapeville, just a stone's throw from Harts...
"Stranger Things" is more than just a hit TV show filmed in Georgia. It's also what you'll find in all corners of the state. These places are far from your average attraction and are worth getting off the beaten path to explore.
Located in the mountains north of Ellijay, where you might spot the mythical creature, is Expedition: Bigfoot. The 4,000-square-foot space has exhibits on "genuine" Bigfoot artifacts, information on sightings, and a reference library. Learn about the origins of the le...
Coastal Georgia is great for a getaway with friends because you can get there within a few hours’ drive from just about anywhere in the state. There's something for every group, whether you're into sightseeing, fitness, nature or shopping. If you're going for a weekend jaunt or a long week away, you and your friends are sure to have a great time in the Golden Isles of Georgia and Tybee Island.
Where to Eat and Drink
For such a small area by land, there's no shortage of delicious places to eat...
We love sharing photos from around our great state to showcase all of the amazing places to see. And it seems the #ExploreGeorgia community does to! We’ve chosen our picks for the most Instagrammable places around the state based on where you, the fans, have posted from. Make sure your camera is charged before you make the trip!
Upon entering the gates of Wormsloe State Historic Site outside of downtown Savannah, you're met with the breathtaking avenue of oak trees. This is the showstopper an...