Whether you are new to the area or a seasoned pro of the region, these 12 day enticing getaways from Atlanta are sure to uncover some hidden gems. Award-winning travel blogger SUCHETA RAWAL offers something for everyone—lush green valleys, blue shaded mountains, white sandy beaches, crystal clear lakes, ornate small towns with history and character, sumptuous regional cuisine, and even the occasional Indian restaurant on route.
Most are great year-round destinations, but associating them with a particular month highlights at least one thing that makes the destination particularly appealing that time of the year. Many of the places remain undiscovered by mass tourism and retain their Southern charm.
Gatlinburg & the Great Smoky Mountains; Cumberland Island; Wine Country; Nature & Luxury in the Smokies; Gibbs Gardens & Barnsley Resort; the Chattahoochee National Forest; Hilton Head & Golf; Nashville: Music City; Saint Simons Beach; Savannah & the Old South; Haute Cuisine in Highlands; Christmas at the Biltmore Estate. Read more »