If you visit the state of Georgia in the United States you will experience a state full of the culture and history of the country. If you are someone looking for the southern experience then this is the state to visit. Famous people have lived here like Martin Luther King and it is also in this state where the movie Gone with the Wind was to have happened. Variety characterisizes the state of Georgia. You can visit a lot of places in Georgia, like state parks, beaches, mountain trails, charming streets, and others. if you haven’t yet been to this state, then it is about time to plan a trip to this southern state.
The town of Blue Ridge is the center of art in this state. People have fondly called this town as the Switzerland of the South since it is the center where you find a lot of art and craft galleries and where you can enjoy live music performances. Wooded areas surround the small town which is ideal for hiking trail adventures, and if you love kayaking, you can also do this activity in the nearby Ocoee River.
Then there is a town on Pine Mountain which is adjacent to the Calloway Gardens resort where you can find beautiful gardens, lakes and golf courses. The town proper is where you can find things local and here you get a taste of southern cuisine at their traditional restaurants; there are also antique shops and other shops selling local items. There is no problem with accommodations since you can find many in Calloway Gardens or in the nearby city where you can rent apartments in LaGrange, GA.
You can also go to the sandy beaches and sand dunes of Tybee island, which is a few hours’ drive from Savannah. This is a small island of 22 square miles but here you can enjoy a lot of water activities like sailing, and fishing and other land activities as well. You can also sit along the beachfront and enjoy the view from the island.
If you want to go trail hiking through the Cohutta Mountains of Georgia you can follow the Panther Creek Trail for a great hiking adventure with your friends. Along the way you can enjoy the sight of breath taking waterfalls flowing in multiple tiers to a singular pool of crisp, clear water below. This place is one of great peace and quiet and is a great place to do some quiet meditation while listening to the flow of water from the falls. The many campsites around would be a great place to enjoy the place with your friends.
Providence Canyon is Georgia’s own version of the Grand Canyon which is located within the Providence National Park. The rock formations are very colorful too look at and very striking especially during the summer months. Take the canyon hands on with rock climbing act ivies.