Best Springtime Destinations Near AtlantaSpringtime in Atlanta is one of the most vibrant times of the season. The rain is abundant. The flowers are blooming. The birds are chirping. It's a beautiful atmosphere and a wonderful time to take in the scenery. With so many amazing destinations, visitors become engulfed in the southern charm of it all. Here are the best springtime destinations near Atlanta.
Jekyll Island Throwing Beach Party For Military Country singer Rodney Atkins is headlining a weekend beach party for military families on Jekyll Island.
Report: Jekyll Island Exceeded Development LimitsA decades-old state law passed to protect Jekyll Island's unspoiled beaches, salt marshes and maritime forests seems simple enough, limiting development of hotels, golf courses and other amenities to just 35 percent of the island's land area.
Jekyll Island Reaches Milestone In $50M Makeover After six years of planning and 18 months of construction, state officials Sunday celebrated the opening of Jekyll Island's new beachfront convention center — the centerpiece of a multimillion-dollar makeover aimed at winning back tourist groups and annual conferences who had given up on the state park's dated amenities.
Beach Strollers Cautioned On Nesting Birds Beachgoers are being cautioned to avoid trampling on sensitive nesting bird habitat along Georgia's shoreline.