Atlanta Journals

Atlanta from an ex-Native's Perspective

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A travel journal to Atlanta by jim

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Quote: Atlanta has some great things to see, do and taste. You just have to know where to look. Read on and find out...

Atlanta from an ex-Native's Perspective

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Near Little Five Points Photo, Atlanta, Georgia
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After living in Atlanta for several years, I never thought of the city as a great place to visit (unless you're going to see friends). But when I went back after living in New York City, I realized my initial instinct wasn’t necessarily accurate. Atlanta is a much cooler city than anyone outside the South gives it credit for. It has a fantastic restaurant scene (even when compared to NY), a great music scene (including my favorite music venue – Chastain Park in the Summer), several beautiful and eclectic neighborhoods, a wealth of outdoor activities including "golfable" weather 9+ months a year), and Southern hospitality that every visitor hopes to experience. Atlanta is also u...Read More

Burrito Art

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You order at the counter and they bring you the food. How good could it possibly be...actually, very good. It has a sorta grunge, college feel (from the decor to the staff), but the food is good, healthy, very filling and attractively presented (hence the name).

There are now three locations, so it has gotten a little commercial. I prefer the location on Glenwood Ave. even though it is a little out of the way. The neighborhood still has an edgy feel to it and you can walk a couple of blocks to some cool bars after dinner.

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

Burrito Art
1259 Glenwood Ave
Atlanta, Georgia 30316
+1 404 627 4433

Zocalo Restaurant

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Restaurant | "Zocalo"

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Not all of the good restaurants in Atlanta serve "New American". Zocalo serves authentic Mexican food and it is great...as long as you aren't expecting what most Americans think of when they hear Mexican food. Lots of chiles, salsas, sizzling platters and dishes I had never heard of. But I have always been very satisfied and enjoyed the experience, especially in the warmer months when the restaurant is open-air.

Have a few margaritas as well. They have all of the best tequilas.

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

Zocalo Restaurant
187 10th St
Atlanta, Georgia 30309
+1 404 249 7576

Horseradish Grill

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If you want to try some real southern cooking with a modern feel to it, you will like the Horseradish Grill. The fried chicken is cooked in lard. The catfish is fried perfectly. The biscuits and jam melt in your mouth. The cobbler is delicious. Best of all, the atmosphere is very relaxed and comfortable. This feels more like a neighborhood restaurant (which it is) and it is nicely tucked away in one of the nicer neighborhoods in Atlanta (right across from a golf course and horse stables). Try and get a table outside if the weather permits. And drive around the neighborhoods afterwards if you have time. If you have to wait, the bar is very nice and you will be well taken care of....Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

Horseradish Grill
4320 Powers Ferry Road
Atlanta, Georgia 30342
+1 404 255 7277

Eclipse di Luna

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Restaurant

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If you want a cool place to hang out with friends or check out the trendy set in Atlanta, Eclipse di Luna is a pretty good bet. It is conveniently located near downtown Buckhead (although it is a little tricky to find) so you will see a lot of the Atlanta date crowd or singles crowd. The tapas is pretty good and the daily specials are an easy choice. Sometimes it gets a little crowded and loud, but that is the point for a lot of people. You will also enjoy the live music and laid back approach on less crowded nights.

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

Eclipse di Luna
764 Miami Circle
Atlanta, Georgia 30324
+1 404 846 0449

Veni Vidi Vici

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Restaurant | "Vini Vidi Vici"

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If you are looking for a good place for a "power business lunch" this is a good choice. It is located in Midtown so it is always very crowded for lunch. The space is very large, open and tastefully designed. The open fire ovens and wine racks add a nice touch to the ambience. The service is very good and you will not be disappointed by the food. I always leave well satisfied although a little lighter in the wallet.

Fortunately parking is provided in the parking garage right next to the restaurant.

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

Veni Vidi Vici
41 Fourteenth St
Atlanta, Georgia 30309
+1 404 875 8424

Buckhead Diner

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Restaurant

Buckhead Diner Photo, Atlanta, Georgia
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Despite the name, Buckhead Diner is not typical 'diner' food. It is actually very luxurious and the food is very good. It has been a mainstay in Atlanta for several years and continues to be very popular (which means you will probably have to wait awhile for a table). You can hang out at the bar and have a drink.

Think traditional American food with an upscale twist. I usually get the wild mushroom meatloaf. Take advantage of one of the appetizers. I like the calamari and the homemade potato chips with Maytag blue cheese.

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

Buckhead Diner
3073 Piedmont Road
Atlanta, Georgia 30305
+1 404 262 3336

Mary Mac's Tea Room

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The clientele is a little older (and seemingly getting more so by the day), but this is one of the aging legends among Atlanta restaurants. It is still a neat place to check out...once...and sample traditional "Southern" cooking. You order meat and a few sides and toss in a very sweet, sweet tea. What more could you ask for.

Best of all, the neighborhood is pretty funky and Krispy Kreme is just down the block. Watch for the red light in the window and get some hot dougnuts for dessert.

Member Rating 2 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

Mary Mac's Tea Room
224 Ponce de Leon Ave
Atlanta, Georgia 30308
+1 404 876 1800

Bacchanalia

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Restaurant

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If you really want to impress your date or significant other, this is the place to go. The food is mouth watering, the service is fantastic and the ambience is very cool (very different than at their old location which was quaint but a little stuffy). This is one of those restaurants that makes you really appreciate a truly fine restaurant (and a place where $70 a person doesn't seem like much at all). Take advantage of every course and save room for dessert (which won't be hard because the portions are not huge).

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on December 18, 2000

Bacchanalia
3125 Piedmont Road
Atlanta, Georgia 30318
+1 404 365 0410

Chequers

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Restaurant

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If you want some really good seafood without breaking the bank, Chequers is a good choice. It is great for dinner because it is never particularly crowded at night (more people come for lunch because it is at the bottom of a large office building). The service is great, the ambience is very comfortable but classy, and the food always delivers. I particularly like the crab cakes (which have huge chunks of crab.

It is a little hard to find so call and ask for directions. It is next to the Ritz Carlton and the access roads are a little confusing.

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on December 18, 2000

Chequers
3424 Peachtree Road
Atlanta, Georgia 30305
+1 404 842 9997

Surin of Thailand

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I came to love Thai food after eating at Surin. The restaurant is usually packed, you are crammed right next to the people next to you, it is pretty noisy, but I still love this restaurant. It is a cool date place with great ambience (in a New York sort of way), and you will never be disappointed. Some of my favorite dishes include the Chicken Larb, the Pad Thai and the Panang Curry.

The parking is terrible in this area so allow for some extra time if meeting people. Expect a long wait on prime date nights.

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on December 18, 2000

Surin of Thailand
810 North Highland Ave
Atlanta, Georgia 30306
+1 404 892 7789

The Food Studio

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Restaurant

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The food is just part of the equation at the Food Studio. The ambience, decor, the 'design' of the food all make the actual dining that much better. The restaurant is in the King Plow Arts Center (a complex of art studios) which is a neat place in and of itself. However, it is a little off the beaten path and not really near anything else. Still it is well worth the trip.

I am always amused by the descriptions in the menu and by the wait staff as it sounds as if they are describing art rather than my dinner. Ask for recommendations (if just to hear the descriptions) particularly from the awesome wine list. The chops and the fish are very nice. Save room for the dessert.

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on December 18, 2000

The Food Studio
887 W Marietta St NW
Atlanta, Georgia 30318
(404) 815-6677

Dish

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Restaurant

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Dish tries really hard to be (and cater to) a hip, scene with really good food. For the most part, it achieves the desired effect. The food selections are a mixture of your standard New American standbys (albeit masked by some interesting descriptions) and some unique twists like Pinenut Popcorn (which is very good). So once you get over feeling stupid about not knowing what some of the words in the menu mean, sit back and enjoy the meal...I did.

This is a great place to eat before going out in the Highlands. Arrive early to find parking and plan on spending some time at the bar while you wait for your seat. This is a perfect time to try the aforementioned Pinenut Popcorn.

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on December 18, 2000

Dish
870 North Highland Ave
Atlanta, Georgia 30306
+1 404 897 3463

Flying Biscuit

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Restaurant | "Flying Biscuit Cafe"

Flying Biscuit Photo, Atlanta, Georgia
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The Flying Biscuit is one of the perennial brunch favorites in Atlanta. The wait is ridiculous, but the food is excellent and everyone likes to be able to say they ate here. It is not much to look at (funky colors, quaint interior, funky wait-staff), but the food is fantastic (a nice combination of Southern, veggy and comfort food). I recommend going after brunch to avoid the crowd.

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on December 18, 2000

Flying Biscuit
1655 McClendon Ave
Atlanta, Georgia 30307
+1 404 687 8888

Murphy's

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Murphy's is a great place to grab brunch or a casual meal when you are hanging out in the Virginia-Highlands. The food is very good, the atmosphere "cozy", and the staff very friendly. I generally order something with a Southwestern flair but you will have lots of good choices. Murphy's also has a really nice bakery, so save room for dessert.

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on December 18, 2000

Murphy's
997 Virginia Ave
Atlanta, Georgia 30306
+1 404 872 0904

Southerness Golf Club

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Southerness is a really fun course. Not too hard but very challenging. The scenery is fantastic. The holes are varied and the feel is not too stuffy. I also liked the fact that it had a lot of water which made some of the holes very interesting (particularly the par 3 number 16 which is a relatively long tee shot to a mostly surrounded green with little margin for error).

The closing holes are also perfect if your group has a friendly wager riding on the round as each hole is a gut-check in its own way.

Check out their web-site at:
www.southernessgolf.com

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

Southerness Golf Club
4871 Flat Bridge Road
Stockbridge, Georgia 30281
+1 770 808 6000

Chateau Elan Golf Club

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Attraction | "Chateau Elan"

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If you have a girlfriend or wife, Chateau Elan can please everyone. In addition to the golf, you will find a large winery and very nice spa. Plus you can book a golf villa or a room in the winery or spa.

As for the golf, the course is extremely well maintained. You will find some interesting holes (lots of water, lots of sand, lots of woods) and some slick greens. It is not my favorite track in Atlanta, nor the most challenging, but a very nice golf experience.

Check out their web-site at:
www.chateauelan.com

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

Chateau Elan Golf Club
6060 Golf Club Drive
Braselton, Georgia 30517
+1 770 271 6050

Towne Lake Hills Golf Club

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Attraction | "Towne Lake Hills"

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This is one of my favorite courses in Atlanta. It has several challenging holes, great greens, beautiful scenery and very nice facilities. If you play smart and keep the ball in the fairway, you can score on this course. If not, you are in for a long day. As an example, if you are on the wrong level of the three level green on No. 2, watch out...I have 4-putted here before.

All-in-all a fun time and a great place to play with friends...especially if you wager. The fortunes of each golfer change many times on this course.

Check out their very nice web-site at:
www.townelakehills.com
You can see every hole and read up on the best strategy.

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

Towne Lake Hills Golf Club
1003 Towne Lake HLS E
Atlanta, Georgia 30189
(770) 592-9969

Phipps Plaza

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Attraction

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If you are looking for an upscale mall, check out Phipps Plaza. You will find many high-end specialty retailers and large department stores like Parisian, Lord and Taylor & Saks Fifth Avenue.

It is a nice mix of well-recognized names like Nike Town and Abercrombie and Fitch and Armani Exchange A/X, as well as some stores I had never heard of (and which I couldn't necessarily afford).

The atmosphere is very relaxed (even sedate) for a mall, but this is a welcome change from Lenox which is just across the street.

You can find several nice restaurants in Phipps Plaza as well as a food court and a very nice movie theater.

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

Phipps Plaza
3500 Peachtree Road
Atlanta, Georgia 30326
+1 404 262 0992

Lenox Square Mall

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Attraction | "Lenox Mall"

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If it weren't for Phipps Plaza (which is located diagonally across the street), Lenox Mall would be the most upscale mall in Atlanta. It is very nice with almost every type of store you would ever want (i.e. from Crate and Barrel, the Gap, etc.). I can't think of many brand-name retailers that are not in Lenox.

The big downside is that Lenox can get very, very crowded. It is located right next to a MARTA train station so people come from all over the city.

You can get a great meal (check out Tom Tom a Bistro or the Tavern), a good quick meal (check out California Pizza Kitchen), or just check out a movie at the theater in the mall.

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

Lenox Square Mall
3393 Peachtree Road NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30303
(404) 231-2719

Galyan's

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Galyan's Photo, Atlanta, Georgia
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If you are like sporting goods, you will be in heaven in Galyn's. This place is huge and it has every type of sporting good you could imagine. I was so impressed, I actually took pictures of the store. It has a 60-foot rock wall, a putting green and many other things to try. You can spend a couple of hours in here easily.

As an added bonus, it is within walking distance of Phipps and Lenox malls if you want to make a day of shopping. For guys who get dragged out of Galyn's into the malls, check out the theater in the mall or sneak back to Galyn's.

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

Galyan's
3535 Peachtree Road
Atlanta, Georgia 30326
+1 404 267 0200

Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Site

Attraction | "Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site"

Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Site Photo, Atlanta, Georgia
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The King Center is one of Atlanta's more important historic destinations. Explore exhibits illustrating Martin Luther King, Jr's life and teachings. Visit the King Center’s Library, Archives, his final resting place, and his birth home. Either walk around by yourself and enjoy the exhibits or sign up for a tour--to see the home, you must sign up for a tour. Make sure you listen to some music and a recording of a sermon and definitely check out the Behold Monument. The King Library and Archives is the world’s largest collection of materials on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the American Civil Rights Movement. There are significant records which document the social, cultural, economic, an...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Site
450 Auburn Ave NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30312
(404) 331-5190

New World of Coca-Cola

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Attraction | "The World of Coca-Cola"

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I didn't think I would like this, but I actually enjoyed it. You will get a kick out of seeing all the famous Coca-Cola commercials from the past. Plus you will get to taste many of the drinks that the company distributes around the world...and you will be surprised at how many different types there are. It is also nice to see old Coke memorabilia and learn something about the institution that is Coca-Cola...at least people in Atlanta feel that way.

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

New World of Coca-Cola
121 Baker Street
Atlanta, Georgia 30313
(404) 676-5151

Fernbank Museum of Natural History

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Attraction

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The museum itself is pretty nice and I do mean the museum itself. It is a very impressive building. As for the exhibits, they are interesting and fun (i.e. a walk through time in Georgia a.k.a. a history of the world with a southern influence). There are also lots of interactive activities for kids.

But most fun for me, was the IMAX theater. You can see several IMAX shows at any one time. And in the summer you can enjoy martinis at Fernbank. You will hear live music while you drink, mingle and wait for the next show.

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

Fernbank Museum of Natural History
767 Clifton Road NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30307
+1 404.929.6300; +1

Atlanta Cyclorama

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If you like history or you are a Civil War buff, you will enjoy this attraction. It is hard to describe, but think of it as a huge circular oil painting with little miniatures figures in front of it to add depth. The painting and figures tell the story of the battle for Atlanta and creates an interesting effect. You will learn a lot about the Civil War and enjoy this attraction if you don't expect too much.

The Atlanta Zoo is next door if you want to make it a full day of activities for your kids.

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

Atlanta Cyclorama
800 Cherokee Ave SE
Atlanta, Georgia 30304
+1 404 658 7625

Wired & Fired - Virginia Highlands

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Attraction | "Shopping in the Virginia-Highlands"

Wired & Fired - Virginia Highlands Photo, Atlanta, Georgia
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If you want to leisurely stroll from shop to shop and find some unique things, you will enjoy shopping in the Virginia-Highlands (its name comes from the intersection of Virginia and Highland Avenue). You can also grab some coffee at several cafes, some really good food, or some fun at one of several bars.

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

Wired & Fired - Virginia Highlands
994 Virginia Ave
Atlanta, Georgia 30306
+1 404 885 1024

Buckhead Bar/Club Scene

Attraction | "Buckhead Bar / Club Scene"

Buckhead Bar/Club Scene Photo, Atlanta, Georgia
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The Buckhead bar scene is pretty famous. In a compact area you will around 100 or so bars, clubs, restaurants and much more. It gets really crowded on Friday and Saturday nights and occassionally gets out of hand. All-in-all, it's a good bet if you want to go dancing, drinking, carousing or meeting. It tends to be a slightly younger and urban crowd and attracts a lot of visitors from all over the suburbs of Atlanta...a strange mix of hip-hop, redneck and polo. The bars are constantly changing names so just look at the crowd waiting to get in outside to see what type of establishment it is. There is definitely something for everyone, it's just a matter of wandering from bar to ba...Read More

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

Buckhead Bar/Club Scene
Buckhead
Atlanta, Georgia

Wired & Fired - Virginia Highlands

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Attraction | "Virginia Highlands"

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As an alternative to Buckhead try the Highlands. You tend to find a funkier, whiter crowd but not particularly edgy. You have to venture elsewhere into areas of Midtown, Little Five Points or East Atlanta if you want the truly cool places, but the Highlands is a nice middle ground. When the weather is warm, you can find several places to drink outside and meet lots of people.

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

Wired & Fired - Virginia Highlands
994 Virginia Ave
Atlanta, Georgia 30306
+1 404 885 1024

Running in Brookhaven's Capital City Club

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Attraction | "Running in Brookhaven"

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The homes are beautiful and the setting very serene. You will find lots of people running, walking, riding bikes and cars know to look for people on the sides of the roads. It is a pretty strenuous run and you can make it as long or as short as you like by choosing different streets. You can also add some distance by running down Peachtree Street where you are sure to see many single, attractive runners struttin their stuff. I always go out of my way to run here when I am in Atlanta.

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

Running in Brookhaven's Capital City Club
53 W Brookhaven Dr NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30319
(404) 231-6939

Running the GA Tech Stadium and Campus

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The route is fantastic...hilly and challenging. Plus the scenery is very nice and the campus is neat to look at. I always end up at the stadium and run the stairs and on the padded track. The main gates are usually open and lots of people take advantage of the facility.

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

Running the GA Tech Stadium and Campus
150 Bobby Dodd Way
Atlanta, Georgia 30332

Hamilton Mill Golf Course

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Attraction | "Hamilton Mill"

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I really enjoy this course. The scenery is beautiful, the course is very challenging, the greens are in excellent shape and the course requires you to think. If you have a bad slice it will be a long day. Many of the holes drop off dramatically on a right handers slice side. Also bring your A-game on and around the greens. Finally, check your ego. Many of the holes try to tempt long hitters to go for the green, but the risk-reward factor usually calls for you to layup. This is also a great course for some friendly wagers among friends. The final hole is very challenging and many a bet has been lost on 18. Check out the official web-site at: http://www.hamiltonmill...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

Hamilton Mill Golf Course
1995 Hamilton Mill Parkway
Dacula, Georgia 30019
+1 770 945 1945

Cherokee Run Golf Club

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Attraction | "Cherokee Run"

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If you love nature, you will love the setting of this golf course...until you are smack dab in the middle of that nature the second you get off the fairway. This course is very, very challenging and unforgiving. You have to play it smart and not always pull your driver out of the bag. Many of the holes are very dramatic and you will find a very nice combination of water, hills, trees, sand traps and dog-legs that keep you on your toes. A good round can turn ugly quick on this course and you will probably enjoy it most after you have played it a couple of times. But if you want a really great track, don't miss this course. Check out the official web-site: www.cherokeerun.com...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on December 19, 2000

Cherokee Run Golf Club
1595 Centennial Olympic Parkway
Conyers, Georgia 30013
+1 770 785 7904

Chastain Park Amphitheatre

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I am not a huge concert goer, but this is one of my favorite summer activities in Atlanta. Every week, during the summer, performances take place in this open-air amphitheatre. People pack elaborate picnics and make it a big social event. I have been with just my girlfriend for a romantic evening or with friends for a bit more rowdy evening...either way you will have a great time. On some nights, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra plays backup for a special treat. The performers tend to be names you have heard of, but sometimes past their prime. Don't worry about the performer, just enjoy the night. I hate to admit my choice of performances (they were not my choice in some cases...my girlfrie...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on February 3, 2001

Chastain Park Amphitheatre
3110 Roswell Rd North West
Atlanta, Georgia
(404) 233-2227

Cosmopolitan Lounge

Attraction | "Cosmopolitan"

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Cospmopolitan is a new addition to the Midtown bar scene. It is very popular among the young single scene (i.e. 28-35) and very well done. The interior is cozy in a trendy sort of way and you have the choice of sitting at several tables or on comfortable couches in side rooms. Expect a crowd, but the service is great (and attractive) and the drinks are pretty good. You can choose from several Martini's (hence the name) and anything else you want. A couple of points: - I prefer to go before the big crowd hits and the music starts (it is very loud). - If you tire of this bar, you can go to several others within a couple of blocks. - Don't fight it, just pay to park...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on February 3, 2001

Cosmopolitan Lounge
45 13th St NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30309
(404) 873-6189

Atlanta History Center

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This was a great way to learn alot about the Civil War and other key events that affected the South and Atlanta. The exhibits were very educational and engaging (both for adults and my 6 year old nephew). The Civil War exhibit was particularly moving, but I also enjoyed the exhibit for Bobby Jones (who was from Atlanta). A fun walk down memory lane took place in the "Toy Stories: A Playful History of Toys" exhibit. I got to play an old Atari game and saw toys from as far back as the early 20th Century. The permanent collection also includes a folk art exhibit (which I felt was a little out of place). Walking from the Civil War to Toys to Bobby Jones to Folk Art was weird but it kep...Read More

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on April 5, 2001

Atlanta History Center
130 West Paces Ferry Road
Atlanta, Georgia 30305
+1 404 814 4000

Check Out These Neighborhoods

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More Homes Photo, Atlanta, Georgia
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The thing I love most about Atlanta is the ability to be in the city and also have some space and some nature. Trees seemingly hundreds of years old make all of the old neighborhoods very interesting. Plus the homes are beautiful and varied in style. From huge mansions to quant little cottages, you will see a little of everything. I especially enjoy riding and running through the following neighborhoods: - Buckhead: The most prestigious neighborhood in Atlanta. You will find the Governor's Mansion and many of the most opulent and amazing homes in Atlanta. Tuxedo Dr. is a must see if you want to see the best of Atlanta (inside the Perimeter at least). The famous Buckhead bar scene...Read More
Soulkiss Photo, Atlanta, Georgia
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Little Five Points is reminiscent of the Haight-Ashbury district in San Francisco...very funky, edgy and interesting. You will find lots of tatoo parlors, retro clothing stores, alternative night clubs and an interesting neighborhood. Make sure you visit this part of town.