Weekend Getaways

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Tallahassee

BY SHELLEY GABLE Tallahassee is proof that a Florida city doesn’t need to be on the coast or home to theme parks to be a great travel destination. Whe…

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Gainesville

BY SHELLY GABLE |PHOTO COURTESY OF THE CITY OF GAINESVILE | APR 2017 THE GEORGIAN CITY OF EXCELLENCE Gainesville is a little off the beaten path. Abou…

Disney Hilton Head
Disney’s Hilton Head Island Resort

 BY KELLI J. COOK When I think of a true vacation I think of the coast—it’s that simple. To me, a girl who grew up with her toes in the sand of Saraso…

SAVANNAH
Romantic, Mysterious Savannah

BY KELLI J. WHITE || PHOTO SAVANNAH.COM If you are looking for a family vacation spot that will entertain, educate, and be enjoyed by the entire famil…

Jekyll Island
Jekyll Island

GFM   JUN 2017 A WONDERFUL WEEKEND GETAWAY Jekyll Island became a winter retreat for wealthy industrialists in the late 1800’s, a time known as …

St. Simons Island, Cannon's Point Preserve, Georgia hiking, Georgia wilderness, Maritime forest
Take A Hike

BY JUSTINE ICKES TIPS FOR FAMILY HIKES & LOCAL PLACES TO EXPLORE Georgia’s heartland is a broad and varied region stretching from the Piedmont Pla…

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Middle Georgia Getaways

BY ANGELA WEIGHT GRAD A MINI GETAWAY RIGHT HERE IN CENTRAL GEORGIA Not long ago, after spending a decade in Northern California, my husband and I move…