There's a lot to see and do in Atlanta, and plenty of websites dedicated to telling you ALL about it (including how to get in for free and this interesting viewpoint from the Tamba Bay Times.) Here, we provide OUR favorite places... where locals return time after time. We encourage everybody to get out and enjoy this super city we call home. And to make it even more enjoyable, equip your feet with the perfect shoes... from Abbadabba's, of course!
Atlanta's award-winning Fernbank Museum of Natural History has several notable experiences to offer. Besides the award-winning exhibits, you can enjoy a Planetarium, and IMAX movies. The REAL tip is to hit Martinis & IMAX (on select Fridays.) Take on the hard floors in this trek through time with some New Balance kicks your feet will appreciate.
Atlanta's Piedmont Park is our intown haven forfun and festivals. dating back to the Piedmont Exposition of 1887. You'll see the Atlanta Botanical Gardens, wander around down the many trails and paths, and splash in the lakes and water areas. Be prepared for anything the park can throw at you wearing your Chaco sandals. Getting hungry? Walk to one of the eateries nearby for well-deserved noshing.
You may think you are just visiting Atlanta's world-class Zoo, but you are also in the heart of Grant Park, Atlanta's oldest city park, and the neighborhood of Victorian homes. You'll travel hard surfaces and soft as you check out the Atlanta Cyclorama and playing fields, so gear up with some Keen street shoes.