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Have fun tasting all the flavors
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World of Coca-Cola
121 Baker Street Northwest
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Have fun tasting all the flavors
Known as the “Beverly Hills of the East" Visitors will find the trendiest of fashions and a variety of popular brands at Lenox Square, Phipps Plaza and The Shops Buckhead Atlanta. Buckhead dining ranges from casual eats to gourmet fare from Atlanta's culinary icons and best new chefs.
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Buckhead
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Known as the “Beverly Hills of the East" Visitors will find the trendiest of fashions and a variety of popular brands at Lenox Square, Phipps Plaza and The Shops Buckhead Atlanta. Buckhead dining ranges from casual eats to gourmet fare from Atlanta's culinary icons and best new chefs.
Love steaks and meats? Have to stop by this upscale restaurant while visit Atlanta. Located in the heart of Buckhead and Spruill Center Development in Dunwoody. The Atlanta Fogo brings a taste of Brazil to the city’s uptown district. Brazilian hues complement the stacked stone fireplace in the lounge and the magnificent wine wall in the dining room. The cobalt blue tower displays our signature churrasqueira grill, inviting patrons to view the cooking process as it still exists in Southern Brazil.
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Fogo de Chão Brazilian Steakhouse
3101 Piedmont Road Northeast
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Love steaks and meats? Have to stop by this upscale restaurant while visit Atlanta. Located in the heart of Buckhead and Spruill Center Development in Dunwoody. The Atlanta Fogo brings a taste of Brazil to the city’s uptown district. Brazilian hues complement the stacked stone fireplace in the lounge and the magnificent wine wall in the dining room. The cobalt blue tower displays our signature churrasqueira grill, inviting patrons to view the cooking process as it still exists in Southern Brazil.
Good and affordable sea foods.
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Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen
2830 Windy Hill Rd SE
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Good and affordable sea foods.
Best cheese cake.
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The Cheesecake Factory
1609 Cumberland Mall
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Best cheese cake.
Long-running drive-in chain serving up burgers, hot dogs, fries, shakes & other American classics.
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The Varsity
61 North Avenue Northwest
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Long-running drive-in chain serving up burgers, hot dogs, fries, shakes & other American classics.
With the Southeast’s widest selection of fresh fish, Atlanta Fish Market is a comfortable, relaxing retreat from the hustle and bustle of Buckhead.
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Atlanta Fish Market
265 Pharr Road Northeast
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With the Southeast’s widest selection of fresh fish, Atlanta Fish Market is a comfortable, relaxing retreat from the hustle and bustle of Buckhead.
Casual Chinese restaurant specializing in dim sum & traditional Cantonese cuisine.
Canton House Chinese Restaurant
4825 Buford Hwy NE
Casual Chinese restaurant specializing in dim sum & traditional Cantonese cuisine.
Sleek modern restaurant focusing on traditional marinated meats & vegetables cooked at the table.
Breakers Korean BBQ
3505 Gwinnett Pl Dr NW
Sleek modern restaurant focusing on traditional marinated meats & vegetables cooked at the table.
This upscale-casual Vietnamese joint stays open 24/7 for noodle soups, rice dishes, banh mi & more.
I Luv Pho
4500 Satellite Blvd
This upscale-casual Vietnamese joint stays open 24/7 for noodle soups, rice dishes, banh mi & more.
Unassuming Vietnamese option with a large menu that includes both standard & unusual offerings.
Nam Phuong Restaurant
5495 Jimmy Carter Blvd
Unassuming Vietnamese option with a large menu that includes both standard & unusual offerings.
Over three decades since our founding, we continue to celebrate the integrity of French cuisine, using fresh ingredients and recipes that have been passed from one generation to the next.
la Madeleine French Bakery & Cafe Perimeter
1165 Perimeter Center W
Over three decades since our founding, we continue to celebrate the integrity of French cuisine, using fresh ingredients and recipes that have been passed from one generation to the next.
Sightseeing
Home to the Atlanta Braves, SunTrust Park integrates a state-of-the-art ballpark centered between The Battery Atlanta and hotels. The Battery Atlanta welcomes fans and visitors to a lively shopping and entertainment district and is open to the public year-round. Walking distance to Cumberland mall and shopping center Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art
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SunTrust Park
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Home to the Atlanta Braves, SunTrust Park integrates a state-of-the-art ballpark centered between The Battery Atlanta and hotels. The Battery Atlanta welcomes fans and visitors to a lively shopping and entertainment district and is open to the public year-round. Walking distance to Cumberland mall and shopping center Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art
Zoo Atlanta inspires value and preservation of wildlife through a unique mix of education and outdoor family fun. From well-known native wildlife to critically endangered species on the brink of extinction, the Zoo offers memorable close encounters with more than 1,000 animals from around the world.
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Zoo Atlanta
800 Cherokee Avenue SE
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Zoo Atlanta inspires value and preservation of wildlife through a unique mix of education and outdoor family fun. From well-known native wildlife to critically endangered species on the brink of extinction, the Zoo offers memorable close encounters with more than 1,000 animals from around the world.
Georgia Aquarium is the world's most magical aquarium. Situated near Centennial Olympic Park and World of Coca-Cola in downtown Atlanta,Georgia, Georgia Aquarium offers its guests an experience like no other. Across six separate galleries, with more than 70 amazing habitats, 10 million gallons of water and thousands of species of marine animals, guests will marvel at, learn about and come to better understand such majestic aquatic animals as whale sharks, manta rays, dolphins, beluga whales, sea otters, African penguins and thousands of species of exotic fish and other animals. The spectacular AT&T Dolphin Tales show combines incredible natural animal behaviors with dynamic theatrics, a Broadway-inspired musical score and a compelling story, which together underscore the connection between humans and the animal world. The animated "Deepo's Undersea 3D Wondershow," for all ages, tells an entertaining but important story about conserving and protecting animals and their natural environment. Cafe Aquaria offers delicious sandwiches, salads, pizza, pasta and delectable desserts. Two gift shops give visitors the chance to take home a treasured collectible. Special animal encounter programs offer the chance to go behind the scenes and come face-to-face with dolphins, sea otters and penguins. Guests can even swim or dive with whale sharks and manta rays in the world's largest aquarium habitat (at 6.3 Million gallons), Ocean Voyager built by the Home Depot. And an onsite parking deck immediately adjacent to the aquarium means quick, easy-to-find and affordable parking.
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Georgia Aquarium
225 Baker Street Northwest
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Georgia Aquarium is the world's most magical aquarium. Situated near Centennial Olympic Park and World of Coca-Cola in downtown Atlanta,Georgia, Georgia Aquarium offers its guests an experience like no other. Across six separate galleries, with more than 70 amazing habitats, 10 million gallons of water and thousands of species of marine animals, guests will marvel at, learn about and come to better understand such majestic aquatic animals as whale sharks, manta rays, dolphins, beluga whales, sea otters, African penguins and thousands of species of exotic fish and other animals. The spectacular AT&T Dolphin Tales show combines incredible natural animal behaviors with dynamic theatrics, a Broadway-inspired musical score and a compelling story, which together underscore the connection between humans and the animal world. The animated "Deepo's Undersea 3D Wondershow," for all ages, tells an entertaining but important story about conserving and protecting animals and their natural environment. Cafe Aquaria offers delicious sandwiches, salads, pizza, pasta and delectable desserts. Two gift shops give visitors the chance to take home a treasured collectible. Special animal encounter programs offer the chance to go behind the scenes and come face-to-face with dolphins, sea otters and penguins. Guests can even swim or dive with whale sharks and manta rays in the world's largest aquarium habitat (at 6.3 Million gallons), Ocean Voyager built by the Home Depot. And an onsite parking deck immediately adjacent to the aquarium means quick, easy-to-find and affordable parking.
Mercedes-Benz Stadium is a world-class sports and entertainment facility and home to the National Football League's Atlanta Falcons and Major League Soccer's Atlanta United. The multi-purpose stadium hosts major sports and entertainment events, including Super Bowl LIII in 2019, the NCAA Men's Final Four in 2020 and the 2018 College Football Playoff Championship game.
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Mercedes-Benz Stadium
1 AMB Dr NW
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Mercedes-Benz Stadium is a world-class sports and entertainment facility and home to the National Football League's Atlanta Falcons and Major League Soccer's Atlanta United. The multi-purpose stadium hosts major sports and entertainment events, including Super Bowl LIII in 2019, the NCAA Men's Final Four in 2020 and the 2018 College Football Playoff Championship game.
State Farm Arena is a state-of-the-art, multi-purpose sports and entertainment complex with unique elements that give guests an all-inclusive experience the moment they walk through the door. Inside the arena, guests can enjoy various dining options, comfortable meeting spaces and entertaining activities.
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State Farm Arena
1 Philips Drive
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State Farm Arena is a state-of-the-art, multi-purpose sports and entertainment complex with unique elements that give guests an all-inclusive experience the moment they walk through the door. Inside the arena, guests can enjoy various dining options, comfortable meeting spaces and entertaining activities.
The Georgia World Congress Center (GWCC) ranks among the top five largest convention destinations in the country, as well as one of the best sports and entertainment campuses in the world. With over 3.9 million square feet, the GWCC includes meeting rooms, galleries, exhibit halls, kitchens and storerooms.
Georgia World Congress Center - Building C
285 Andrew Young International Boulevard Northwest
The Georgia World Congress Center (GWCC) ranks among the top five largest convention destinations in the country, as well as one of the best sports and entertainment campuses in the world. With over 3.9 million square feet, the GWCC includes meeting rooms, galleries, exhibit halls, kitchens and storerooms.
The Hall includes must-see exhibits with content personalized to your favorite team, historical artifacts, a three story helmet wall and the inspirational Hall of Fame rotunda that memorializes college football legends. From running through the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Skill Zone and kicking a field goal on the 45-yard playing field, to joining Rece Davis and Desmond Howard at the ESPN College GameDay Desk, the Hall captures the passion, pageantry and traditions of college football. All personalized, interactive content is saved for each guest to access after their visit through their All-Access Pass credential. Start your day touring the Hall, grab lunch at neighboring Chick-fil-A and finish your visit with a stop in our retail store for team gear.
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Chick-fil-A College Football Hall of Fame
250 Marietta Street NorthWest
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The Hall includes must-see exhibits with content personalized to your favorite team, historical artifacts, a three story helmet wall and the inspirational Hall of Fame rotunda that memorializes college football legends. From running through the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Skill Zone and kicking a field goal on the 45-yard playing field, to joining Rece Davis and Desmond Howard at the ESPN College GameDay Desk, the Hall captures the passion, pageantry and traditions of college football. All personalized, interactive content is saved for each guest to access after their visit through their All-Access Pass credential. Start your day touring the Hall, grab lunch at neighboring Chick-fil-A and finish your visit with a stop in our retail store for team gear.
Journey into the heart of CNN Worldwide and get an up-close, in-depth look at global news in the making. The Inside CNN Atlanta Studio Tour takes you behind the scenes with the inventors of 24-hour news. Ranked among Atlanta's most popular destinations, Inside CNN Atlanta is a 50-minute guided walking tour offering guests an exciting glimpse of newsgathering and broadcasting from the studios of CNN, the worldwide leader in news.
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CNN Studio Tours
190 Marietta Street NorthWest
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Journey into the heart of CNN Worldwide and get an up-close, in-depth look at global news in the making. The Inside CNN Atlanta Studio Tour takes you behind the scenes with the inventors of 24-hour news. Ranked among Atlanta's most popular destinations, Inside CNN Atlanta is a 50-minute guided walking tour offering guests an exciting glimpse of newsgathering and broadcasting from the studios of CNN, the worldwide leader in news.
The site commemorates the area where Dr. King was born, lived, worshiped and is now buried. Park rangers are on site to provide information and conduct programs. A young boy grows up in a time of segregation. A dreamer is moved by destiny into leadership of the modern civil rights movement. This was Martin Luther King, Jr. Come hear his story, visit the home of his birth, and where he played as a child. Walk in his footsteps, and hear his voice in the church where he moved hearts and minds. Marvel at how he was an instrument for social change.
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Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park
450 Auburn Avenue Northeast
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The site commemorates the area where Dr. King was born, lived, worshiped and is now buried. Park rangers are on site to provide information and conduct programs. A young boy grows up in a time of segregation. A dreamer is moved by destiny into leadership of the modern civil rights movement. This was Martin Luther King, Jr. Come hear his story, visit the home of his birth, and where he played as a child. Walk in his footsteps, and hear his voice in the church where he moved hearts and minds. Marvel at how he was an instrument for social change.
Towering nearly 20 stories above Centennial Park, the SkyView Ferris wheel features 42 climate-controlled gondolas providing guests with breathtaking panoramic views of downtown Atlanta and the surrounding metropolitan area. Those looking for an even more enhanced experience will enjoy our VIP gondola boasting Ferrari style seats, glass floor and a longer flight time. With our convenient location just steps from many of Atlanta's most popular attractions, SkyView Atlanta is the perfect compliment to your downtown adventure. SkyView. You can see Atlanta from here.
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SkyView Atlanta
168 Luckie Street Northwest
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Towering nearly 20 stories above Centennial Park, the SkyView Ferris wheel features 42 climate-controlled gondolas providing guests with breathtaking panoramic views of downtown Atlanta and the surrounding metropolitan area. Those looking for an even more enhanced experience will enjoy our VIP gondola boasting Ferrari style seats, glass floor and a longer flight time. With our convenient location just steps from many of Atlanta's most popular attractions, SkyView Atlanta is the perfect compliment to your downtown adventure. SkyView. You can see Atlanta from here.
Ideal for crawling babies and children up to nine years old, Children's Museum of Atlanta is the city's only children's museum for fun, hands-on learning through play. Four permanent learning zones, exhibits, and the Museum's dedicated troupe of actors and educators - the Imaginators - bring learning to life for young children. Hometown to downtown Atlanta's only dedicated toy store designed to age-appropriate toys for children. Also ideal for party celebrations, field trips, summer camp, unique business events, fundraisers, and meetings. http://www.childrensmuseumatlanta.org/
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Children's Museum of Atlanta
275 Centennial Olympic Park Drive Northwest
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Ideal for crawling babies and children up to nine years old, Children's Museum of Atlanta is the city's only children's museum for fun, hands-on learning through play. Four permanent learning zones, exhibits, and the Museum's dedicated troupe of actors and educators - the Imaginators - bring learning to life for young children. Hometown to downtown Atlanta's only dedicated toy store designed to age-appropriate toys for children. Also ideal for party celebrations, field trips, summer camp, unique business events, fundraisers, and meetings. http://www.childrensmuseumatlanta.org/
Storied building housing 4 unique galleries preserving local history from home life to the military.
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Marietta Cobb Museum of Art
30 Atlanta St SE
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Storied building housing 4 unique galleries preserving local history from home life to the military.
Museum celebrating the Margaret Mitchell novel & film, with costumes, rare prints & memorabilia.
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Gone With the Wind Museum at Brumby Hall
472 Whitlock Avenue Northwest
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Museum celebrating the Margaret Mitchell novel & film, with costumes, rare prints & memorabilia.
Tours of this historic home offer a glimpse at the lives of an 1850s merchant & his family. Address: 80 North Marietta Pkwy NW, Marietta, GA 30060
William Root House Museum & Garden
80 North Marietta Pkwy NW
Tours of this historic home offer a glimpse at the lives of an 1850s merchant & his family. Address: 80 North Marietta Pkwy NW, Marietta, GA 30060
The Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History is a museum in Kennesaw, Georgia, that contains a collection of artifacts and relics from the American Civil War, as well as from railroads of the state of Georgia and surrounding regions. Wikipedia Address: 2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
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Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History
2829 Cherokee Street Northwest
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The Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History is a museum in Kennesaw, Georgia, that contains a collection of artifacts and relics from the American Civil War, as well as from railroads of the state of Georgia and surrounding regions. Wikipedia Address: 2829 Cherokee St NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144
Bulloch Hall is a Greek Revival mansion in Roswell, Georgia, built in 1839. It is one of several historically significant buildings in the city and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. This is where Martha Bulloch Roosevelt, mother of Theodore Roosevelt, 26th U.S. President, lived as a child. Address: 180 Bulloch Ave, Roswell, GA 30075
Bulloch Hall
180 Bulloch Ave
Bulloch Hall is a Greek Revival mansion in Roswell, Georgia, built in 1839. It is one of several historically significant buildings in the city and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. This is where Martha Bulloch Roosevelt, mother of Theodore Roosevelt, 26th U.S. President, lived as a child. Address: 180 Bulloch Ave, Roswell, GA 30075