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12 Things to See and Do in Atlanta

Atlanta hasn’t always been the mecca of fun and entertainment, but over the last decade it’s been morphing into an amazing tourist destination with many things to see and do. Many of the attractions that you’ve had to travel out of the state or even country to experience are now right here in the Atlanta area. That’s why so many people are coming to the area to experience what this city to offer. Sports, Shopping, Nature, Arts, Adventure… Hotlanta (as the locals call it) has it all! In a city packed with so much to see and do it’s important to prioritize so here’s some of the best that Atlanta has to offer in almost every different category from historical to shopping.

1.  Atlanta Botanical Gardens

The Atlanta Botanical Garden is a relaxing experience that’s a break from typical attractions. The garden features amazing exhibits including the Cascades Garden which overflows with vibrant flowers and tranquil water features. Guests are encouraged to bring their children for fun in the Garden as they can run through the Butterfly Maze in the Children’s Garden or bring their swimsuits and splash around in Sunflower Fountain. Make sure you check out the Edible Garden to learn about interesting edible plants and flowers and the Fuqua Orchid Center which houses the largest orchid collection under glass in the U.S. With things to see and do for everyone in your family, The Atlanta Botanical Garden is a must visit during your time in Atlanta.

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