NEW VISITOR CENTER OPENS AT HARTSFIELD-JACKSON AIRPORT

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The Georgia Department of Economic Development’s Tourism division in partnership with the Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACVB) today unveiled the state’s newest Visitor Information Center (VIC) at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. First Lady Sarah-Elizabeth Langford Reed, GDEcD Commissioner Chris Carr, GDEcD Deputy Commissioner of Tourism Kevin Langston, ACVB President William Pate and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta […]

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“FASHIONABLE ROMANCE: WEDDING GOWNS IN FILM” EXHIBIT AT THE BILTMORE

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Biltmore has been a location for weddings and romantic getaways since George and Edith Vanderbilt married in 1898. To celebrate this history, the estate will host “Fashionable Romance: Wedding Gowns in Film,” a costume exhibition of wedding dresses and attire from major motion pictures. The exhibition opens in Biltmore House on Feb. 12, 2016, and […]

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23 REASONS TO VISIT SAVANNAH IN 2016

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More than 13 million visitors plan a getaway to explore quirky Savannah each year, and it turns out — they love it! Travel publications, visitor reviews and readers’ polls throughout 2015 revealed just what visitors love about Savannah the most. Check out the 23 following Savannah accolades, and you’ll want to pack your bags and explorethis vibrant coastal city immediately. “Most Romantic […]

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GEORGIA’S STATE PARKS CELEBRATE NEW YEAR’S DAY WITH “FIRST DAY HIKES”

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All across the country, park rangers are inviting Americans to start the New Year with an energizing First Day Hike.  In Georgia’s State Parks and Historic Sites, dozens of guided treks will encourage friends and families to connect with nature and each other. First Day Hikes are part of a nationwide initiative from America’s State […]

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TRAVEL TIPS FOR HOLIDAY TRAVELERS

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Many East Cobbers will be flying out of Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Airport to be with their families for the Christmas holidays and/or to celebrate the New Year. Christmas crowds and travel hassles have already been reported. Snowstorms and extra-cold weather can cause major flight delays and increased headaches — especially when the whole family is in […]

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MAKE HOLIDAY MEMORIES IN BLUE RIDGE

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Lights! Camera! Christmas! Warm up this holiday season with these Southern happenings, including train rides with Santa and lights, lights and more lights! The holiday season marches off to a spirited start in Blue Ridge, about 90 minutes north of Atlanta off Interstate-575. Wrap up touching memories you will talk about for years to come. […]

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