My family just returned from a camping trip at Florence Marina State Park, just south of Columbus, and we had the best time! I had never been camping at Florence Marina before, and we definitely learned a few things while we were there.
With warm temperatures much of the year, there are many things to do in Panama City Beach – water recreation and outdoor fun, along with other attractions, activities and amenities.
When you think about things to do in Huntsville, AL, you think about the Space Museum, right?? In sixth grade our whole class was supposed to go theSpace and Rocket Center for a long weekend as part of our Science studies that year. Unfortunately, it was the same weekend my father had to have knee surgery. My mom was working so it fell to me to stay home and play nurse instead of going on the field trip. Ever since I’ve been dying to go and see the museum.
Orange Beach is Alabama’s coastal community juxtaposing the Gulf of Mexico. A bustling destination for spring breakers and summer vacationers, this family beach retreat is also perfect in the more affordable shoulder season (the spring and bookends to summer). Known for blue-green waters that rush upon soft, white-sand beaches, Orange Beach presents a myriad of accommodations, an amazing culinary scene, adventure and water recreation.
When you think of Mardi Gras, New Orleans immediately comes to mind. But did you know that the first Carnival season festivities in the United States actually began in Mobile? The annual event carries over today, albeit a more family-friendly version, as locals don royal attire on floats and at community balls. It’s definitely among our list of surprising things to do in Mobile, Al!
Gulf Shores is the southern coastal community of Alabama’s lower quadrant, sitting just across the state line from Pensacola and known for sugar-white sandy beaches juxtaposing glorious emerald-tinted waters. Packed with water recreation, fresh seafood and family fun, this area reels in spring breakers, summer vacationers and off-season travelers.
FDR State Park is Georgia’s largest state park, so it should be no surprise that it is filled with things to do! This park has it all: hiking, swimming, fishing, boating, beautiful views, camping, cabins, history, presidential love, and many unique events.
Instead of being cooped up inside on those days that being outside just seems unbearable, check out our best Atlanta kids’ indoor playground list to keep even the most indoor-resistant child happy!
The Chattahoochee Nature Center is a natural playground that you want to be sure to visit, and we have 20 reasons why it is tops in our book!
Are you looking for something different to do for vacation? Does the thought of relaxing and “getting away from it all” interest you? Cabin rentals in Georgia are the solution. We have 29 outstanding Georgia cabins and cabin rental companies for you to check out.
With so many things to do in North Carolina, you can make a weekend of it all year long. From outdoor adventures to historical landmarks, and from top tourist attractions to weird and unusual sites North Carolina is a vacationers dreamland. Mountains or beaches, take your pick…just get to North Carolina and have some fun!
Tellus Museum, in Cartersville, is not only Northwest Georgia’s premier science museum and planetarium but many would argue it is the best science museum around! Who says the only dinosaur museum in Atlanta has to actually be in Atlanta? With over 120,000 square feet and galleries including the Weinman Mineral Gallery, The Fossil Gallery, Science in Motion and The Collins Family My Big Backyard, Tellus is a museum you don’t want your kids to miss!
For the folks who love a good bargain and a hunt for unexpected treasures, the flea markets in Georgia offer an ever-changing shopping experience. You’ll find them in every corner of the state, from multi-acre roadside setups to old churches filled with vending booths and produce stands. Here’s a guide to a few of the Peach State’s best flea-tique offerings.
A cultural and foodie metropolis meets swimming and surfing beach town! We’ve got a complete list of things to do in Jacksonville, Fl that will love!