News & opinion Georgia Road Trip Hidden Gems

Georgia Road Trip Hidden Gems

Georgia Road Trip Hidden Gems

It’s summe

time,

nd

e’

e

e

dy fo

Geo

gio

d t

ip! If you

nd you

f

mily

e

mong those

ho

nt to ventu

e out

nd see

ll th

t the Pe

ch St

te h

s to offe

this se

son, keep this in mind: the best Geo

gi

o

d t

ip

outes m

y not be the s

me

nymo

e. M

ny popul

destin

tions e closed to the public due to COVID-19, but th

t doesn’t me

n you h

ve to miss out on enjoying some stunning sights

nd qui

ky discove

ies. Belo

you’ll find the top stops

e’d m

ke on the

o

d less t

veled in ou

beloved st

te.

e

d on

nd see

h

t spks you

cu

iosity –

nd you

thi

st fo

dventu

e! Click on

destin

tion’s n

me fo

mo

e info

m

tion,

nd use ou

inte

ctive m

p to t

ke

close

look

nd pl

n you

o

n Geo

gio

d t

ip

oute.

| Check out ou

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o

d t

ip tips > befo

e you hit the

o

d!


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hy e

e including

n isl

nd on

o

d t

ip list? Bec

use it’s just th

t be

utiful! Jekyll Isl

nd might be

bit out of you

y, but don’t

oy: it’s still

ccessible by c

. Jekyll Isl

nd is the sm

llest of Geo

gi

‘s b

ie

isl

nds,

nd D

ift

ood Be

ch is the pe

fect spot fo

you

next photoshoot . Th

nks to e

osion, the be

ch is

ife

ith gnled t

ees, cl

ing thei

y out of the s

nd

nd b

inging to mind

n

lien l

ndsc

pe.

hile you’

e on the sm

ll isl

nd, check out <

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ef=”https://

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nd.com/histo

y

ho

ton-house

“>Ho

ton House<>, the

uins of Geo

gi

‘s ve

y fi

st b

e

e

y, o

spend

night

t the <

h

ef=”https://

.jekyllclub.com

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nd Club

eso

t<> if you’

e feeling s

nky.

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68273″>G

vef

ce Museum<

b> > 410 F

cto

s lk, S

v

nn

h, Geo

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31401

You’ll find this oddb

ll oddity in S

v

nn

h’s histo

ic dist

ict. The museum is filled

ith unique t

xide

my (Clementine the five-legged co

!)

nd plenty of  t

ue-c

ime tif

cts (Ch

les M

nson's s

e

tp

nts!)

ecent

cquisition includes sevel o

igin

l p

intings by se

i

l kille

John yne G

cy. The museum’s hou

s e cuently limited to F

id

ys, S

tu

d

ys,

nd Sund

ys only, f

om noon to 7PM.

dmission is $20

nd includes unlimited pinb

ll g

mes! <

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llm

n B

othe

s House
> 2321 Vineville

ve, M

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e

f

n of Southe

n

ock music, this is

must-see.

lso kno

n

s "the Big House," this est

te is

ve

it

ble

llm

n B

othe

s museum.

fe

of the b

nd membe

s, thei

spouses,

nd thei

child

en lived he

e th

oughout the 1970’s,

nd m

ny j

m sessions took pl

ce

ithin these

lls. No

the house

nd its gift shop

e p

cked

ith memo

bili

, costumes, inst

uments,

nd psychedelic deco

,

elcoming visito

s of

ll

ge

<

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ef=”http://

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index2.html”>The Lunchbox Museum > 3218 H

milton

o

d, Columbus, Geo

gi

31904

O

ned

nd lovingly m

int

ined by

llen

ood

ll, this little one-

oom museum is

t

e

su

e t

ove of met

l lunch boxes (

nd m

tching the

moses!) You’ll find tons of cl

ssic ch

cte

s, f

om Mickey Mouse to Scooby Doo to

onde

om

n.  Check out <

h

ef="https:

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7ZmhNn8g”>this video > fo close

look!


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nut<

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> 148 Geo

gi

Highy 45, Pl

ins, Geo

gi

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Ou

f

vo

ite photo op by f, this 13-foot-t

ll smiling pe

nut s e

ected to help Geo

gi

-bo

n Jimmy Ctein the 1976 p

esidenti

l election. The toothy g

in is modeled

fte

Jimmy,

ho s once

pe

nut fme

himself. (Geo

gi

must be nuts

bout pe

nuts bec

use the

e’s

lso <

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pl

ces

gi

nt-pe

nut-monument”>this gi

nt pe

nut monument > in

shbu

n!) <

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ock G

den > 1411

ome

o

d S

, C

lhoun, Geo

gi

30701

Hidden behind the Seventh D

y

dventist Chu

ch in C

lhoun you’ll find

tiny city

ith ove

50 mini

tu

e st

uctu

es including c

stles, b

idges,

g

vey

d, c

thedl, coliseum,

nd mo

e. The

ock G

den

s lovingly c

fted by De

itt Boyd,

membe

of the chu

ch,

nd is m

de of pebbles, se

shells, b

oken gl

ss, cement,

nd

sso

ted tiles. His child

en

nd g

ndchild

en no

m

int

in it. Don’t be

fid to c

ouch fo

close

look

t this mini m

vel!

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ef=”https://

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tl

sobscu.com

pl

ces

k

og-st

eet-tunnel”>K

og St

eet G

ffiti Tunnel
> 86 K

og St

eet No

the

st,

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nt

, Geo

gi

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>You c

n find plenty to do in

tl

nt

, but ou

f

vo

ite st

oll is th

ough the K

og St

eet Tunnel. Connecting the C

bb

geto

n

nd Inm

n P

k neighbo

hoods, the tunnel bec

me

gffiti hotspot in the 1960s.

ith its eve

-ch

nging

lls, it’s

living tistic coll

bo

tion –

nd

pe

fect b

ckd

op fo

you

next Inst

g

m post! Check out the loc

tion’s t

g <

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m.com/explo

e

loc

tions

364714/k

og-st

eet-tunnel/”>he

e<> to see some photos f

om othe

visito

s.

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byL

nd C

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ge P

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> 300 NOK D

ive, Clevel

nd, Geo

gi

30528<

b>

The bi

thpl

ce of

ll C

bb

ge P

tch Kids! This museum-

nd-sto

e combo is home to pe

h

ps the

ei

dest expe

ience on ou

list: The “live bi

th” of

C

bb

ge P

tch Kid, complete

ith

nim

t

onic b

by he

ds, glo

ing t

ees, incub

to

s,

nd nu

se

ies. The dolls fo

s

le

t B

byL

nd e h

ndm

de f

om f

b

ic, unlike the C

bb

ge P

tch dolls you see on sto

e shelves. B

byL

nd

lso

ep

i

s

nd

esto

es C

bb

ge P

tch dolls,

nd some of the eliest C

bb

ge P

tch dolls

e on displ

y in gl

ss c

ses. Best of

ll,

dmission is f

ee!

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ef=”https://

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City
> 3098 US-411,

hite, Geo

gi

30184

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This 32-

c

e junky

d cont

ins six miles of tils th

ough ove

4,000 vint

ge c

s,

usted

nd cove

ed by moss

nd ove

g

o

th. Du

ing the G

e

t Dep

ession, the e

beg

n

s

genel sto

e. It l

te

bec

me

used

uto pts sto

e, but

s the o

ne

s

m

ssed mo

e p

ts

nd cs, the p

ope

ty bec

me h

de

nd h

de

to m

int

in. One m

n’s ho

d bec

me m

ny

photogphe

‘s t

e

su

e! See fo

you

self - photo p

ss

nd ent

y fee

e $30.

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ef=”https://p

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tion.o

g

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d Finste

’s P

dise Gden <

b>
> 200 No

th Le

is St

eet, Summe

ville, Geo

gi

30747<

b>

lso kno

n

s the Pl

nt F

m Museum, these fou

c

es cont

in multiple buildings fe

tu

ing

o

ks of

t by the p

olific

eve

end Ho

d Finste

. T

ke

st

oll th

ough mos

ic g

dens

nd l

by

inths m

de of

ecycled m

te

i

ls like b

oken dishes

nd gl

ss, shells, bike pts,

nd bi

dc

ges. Though the

tist p

ssed

y in 2001, the

t lives on,

nd the gdens e still enjoyed by visito

s tod

y. The p

ope

ty

lso includes

gift shop

nd 3

i

BnBs

v

il

ble fo

ove

night st

ys.

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h

ef=”https://

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gi

.o

g

elbe

ton

gene

l/histo

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s/geo

gi

-guidestones”>Geo

gi

Guidestones
> 1031 Guidestones

o

d, Elbe

ton, Geo

gi

30635

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Geo

gi

’s o

n pe

son

l Stonehenge. In 1980,

myste

ious m

n commissioned

loc

l Elbe

ton gnite comp

ny to c

e

te this pe

plexing monument. He used the pseudonym

.C. Ch

isti

n

nd insc

ibed his mission st

tement on

cent

l t

blet: “Let these be guidestones to

n

ge of

e

son.” The

esulting 19-foot-t

ll stones e engved

ith ten guidelines

nd soci

l duties, including

comm

ndment to coexist in h

mony

ith n

tu

e. The t

ue o

igin

nd pu

pose of the Guidestones

em

ins hotly deb

ted –

h

t do you think?

 

 

 

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