The state of Georgia may not be the one that immediately comes to mind when you think of the stomping grounds of past presidents, but it is. Many remember peanut farmer Jimmy Carter who rose to fame as President of the United States in 1976, but others have deep ties to the area. History buffs should plan their own trip around Georgia to see where past great leaders have walked … [Read more...] about Georgia’s Presidential Landmarks
Southern Stays is a series in which we will review a property, whether it be a hostel, hotel or other form of accommodation. To suggest a property please leave a comment or email us. When visiting North Augusta, South Carolina, your choices are limited in terms of non-chain accommodation. But thankfully the historic town has plenty of historic inns and bed and … [Read more...] about Southern Stays: Rosemary Inn Bed and Breakfast
Founded in 1985 by publishing magnate William S. Morris III in memory of parents, the Morris Museum of Art in Augusta, Georgia opened in September 1992. It was the first museum in the country devoted to art and artists of American South. It features over 5,000 works in the permanent collection including paintings, sculptures, photos, drawings, and prints from artists with ties … [Read more...] about Visiting the Morris Museum of Art
The city set on the Savannah River is known mainly for being the hometown of James Brown and ground zero for the Masters golf tournament every spring, but there's much more to Augusta than meets the eye. Established in 1735, it's one of Georgia's older cities and was even the capital for a time. Today it has a thriving medical community, home to one of the state's top teaching … [Read more...] about Weekend Guide to Augusta
Augusta, Georgia is known for its history, as the home to the Masters golf tournament, the boyhood home of President Woodrow Wilson and soul legend James Brown, but is much more. It has great restaurants, hotels and activities like the Augusta Canal and Riverwalk. I visited for a few days on a trip around Georgia and I'm excited to be returning in a few weeks for their … [Read more...] about Enter to Win a Weekend in Augusta, Georgia!