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Atlanta skyline at night Atlanta has a lot of amazing places. It would be nice to walk there unaccompanied by a guide, slowly examining the authentic sights. Quiet area of Cabbagetown is well known to fans of street art. You can walk for hours along its winding streets admiring huge colorful paintings. It would give even more impressions than a visit to a modern art gallery. Colorful graffiti adorning the walls of the old industrial buildings look incredibly realistic; authors of some of the pictures are real world celebrities.
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Couples coming to Atlanta for vacations usually prefer Sheraton Suites Galleria Atlanta. The hotel occupies a spectacular building with a picturesque surrounding territory. The rooms are … Open
Authentic street art is not the only feature of the old industrial area. Some of the old structures, which have been housing an operational plant, are converted into residential complexes these days. There are amazing shops and restaurants in some buildings. That’s certainly worth to look for a residential complex Fulton Cotton Mill Lofts , as well as a popular restaurant 97 Estoria . After tasting branded dishes in the restaurant, be sure to take a stroll through its backyard. The latest is full of unusual decorations, including a special parking lot for bicycles.
Those who are hunting for excellent photos can’t ignore Westin Peachtree Plaza . This chic hotel occupies a skyscraper with the most famous observation deck in the city. Look at the city from a height of over 200 meters can not only consist of a luxury hotel. An observation deck of The Sun Dial Restaurant Bar & View is located on the 72nd floor of a skyscraper. Those who wish to stay in a unique skyscraper longer could visit one of the two rotating restaurants. One of them makes a turnover in 30 minutes, and the other rotates in 60 min.
Photogallery of The Sun Dial Restaurant Bar & View:
The most unusual shopping center of Atlanta is Underground. It goes underneath the fabulous viaduct, right under the ground. This shopping center is famous for hundreds of specialized shops. … Open
After admiring panorama of the central district of Atlanta and going down via an express elevator don’t hurry to leave the hotel. Here, very close to the high-speed elevator, there is a wonderful gift shop that has a variety of goods and very nice prices. There you can buy jewelry and accessories in traditional style, as well as the magnificent paintings and clothes with traditional symbols.
sunrise One of the most famous architectural landmarks of Atlanta is Swan House . It’s appreciated not only by fans of ancient architecture, but also those fond of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire movie. If you have visited an old mansion, then you know that it’s impossible to make photos of its interior, as it’s prohibited to take pictures during the tour. The only way to circumvent the ban is to sign up for a Swan House Capitol Tour, as it’s held in the rooms, where the movie was filmed. You can take pictures during this tour.
Photogallery of Swan House:
Everyone knows Atlanta as a prospective and fast-developing city. There are not so many newcomers here comparing to Chicago or New York, but each year more people come to see Atlanta and so … Open
Has long dreamed of visiting an unusual museum? In Atlanta, you will be able to look into the amazing Museum of toothpaste. The founder of the museum is a dentist, Valery Kolpakov; his unique collection of toothpaste includes about 2,000 tubes making it the largest in the world, as it’s noted in the Guinness Book of Records.
Atlanta - downtown skyline An unforgettable gastronomic adventure would be the best end of the day. It’s recommended to devote some time to amazing Varsity restaurant. It was founded in 1928. It’s believed that there you can taste the popular national specialty, Chili Cheese Dog, cooked following a pristine recipe. If a pleasure of a hot dog wouldn’t seem great, visit Dekalb Farmers market representing a huge variety of exotic fruits.
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