Articles for tag: Atlanta Restaurants, Downtown Atlanta, Rum Cake

Karla News

Summer Events in Atlanta Georgia

Here are some suggestions for entertainment during the summer in Atlanta, Ga. 1) Stone Mountain Park Laser show Located 16 miles east of downtown Atlanta on Hwy. 78. 770-498-5690 May 29 – Aug 8 Daily 9:30 pm Aug 14, 21 Saturdays 9:30 pm Sept 4-6, 11, 18, 25 Labor Day Wknd Dusk (8:30pm-9:00pm) New this ...

Karla News

Top Soul Food Restaurants in Atlanta

Cities are not usually known for their down home, country style food. But Atlanta is not your typical city. Even though Atlanta has become the southern counterpart of New York City with its multinational, melting pot population, it is still just a big town of transplanted country people at heart. And nothing exemplifies this more ...

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Best Colleges in Georgia

Georgia is one state that is well known for it colleges. There are several colleges that are at the time of the list for many high school students. Below is a list of the Best colleges in Georgia. 1. University of Georgia is located at Terrell Hall, Athens GA 30602. The Main Campus has a ...

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Free Things to Do in Georgia

If you are planning a trip to Georgia, there are any number of things that you can do and see. Cultural events are ongoing all throughout the year. Those of us who live in Georgia know this and do take advantage of it, however there are some really cool free things you can do during ...

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10 Most Popular Landmarks in Atlanta

Atlanta is known for its busy airport and its role as one of the Deep South’s major cities. There are also many popular and well-known landmarks in the fast-growing metro area. Here are my top 10. Stone Mountain – The large mass of granite located about 15 miles east of downtown Atlanta is probably the ...

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Georgia State Athletics Block Party a Huge Success

Move over Bulldog and Yellow Jacket fans, Georgia State Athletics is no longer playing a “prevent defense” when it comes to marketing and showing off their athletic teams, they are in an “all-out blitz,” and it was evident Sunday afternoon at Hurt Park in Downtown Atlanta. The third annual GSU Block Party drew upwards of ...

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Top 10 Holiday Events in Atlanta

Even though Atlanta is a modern city, there still is a reverence for longtime traditions, especially during the holidays. Beginning with Thanksgiving, and continuing through Christmas and New Year’s Eve, Atlantans take part in annual rituals marking the special time of year with family and friends. Here are the top 10 holiday traditions that take ...

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Restaurant Review: the Varsity in Downtown Atlanta

What’ll ya have? What’ll ya have? It’s the official cry of the staff at Atlanta’s iconic fast food restaurant: The Varsity. Located on a 2 acre site at 61 North Avenue in downtown Atlanta, the world’s largest drive-in fast food restaurant’s bright neon signs and colorful flags beckon motorists passing by I-75/85. When my wife ...

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The Top Five Places to Visit in Downtown Atlanta

You cannot see everything in downtown Atlanta during one visit, so choose your venues carefully. Personally, I find the Underground to be exhausting and the Coca Cola tour to be overrated. I just got little bang for my buck at the Coca Cola Tour. I found the tour to be overpriced for the little time ...

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Best Outlet Malls in Atlanta

Atlanta, GA is well known for being a great tourist destination. Millions come to Atlanta each year to see the World of Coke Cola Museum, the world famous Georgia Aquarium, Six Flags over Georgia as well as many other tourist attractions. Another main draw to the Atlanta area is the shopping. In downtown Atlanta, you ...