Atlanta is known for having the world’s busiest airport, but for those who want to explore the city, it’s pretty impressive; there are lots of cool places to visit with a mass transit system that doesn’t suck!
Things to do on the southern side of downtown (5 Points station)
- CNN Center
- Centennial Park
- Philips Arena
- Mercedes-Benz Stadium (RIP Georgia Dome)
Things to do in central downtown (Peachtree station)
Things to do on the northern side of downtown (Civic Center station)
- Coke-a-cola museum
- Georgia Aquarium
The north side of I-75 is home to Atlanta’s Midtown area; Midtown is a hub for all-things-food. There are tons of amazing restaurants with every type of food imaginable, along with the Fox Theatre.
Things to do in Midtown
- Fox Theatre
- Piedmont Park
Check the calendar of events for events in Piedmont Park – they have some fantastic music festivals (assuming the weather cooperates).