• By Daniel K
  • Destinations
  • 07.10.2016

Atlanta is home to many events and happenings all throughout the year.  If you want to know more about the city before you visit, learn more about the top 3 places to see and top 3 things to do in Atlanta.

1. Fox Theatre
Spend a night out enjoying the city life in Atlanta. Start off with a trip to the Fox Theatre, a place where ballet, opera and Broadway shows are a common occurrence.

2. Martin Luther King Jr National Historic Site
The Sweet Auburn neighborhood is where you should go to see Martin Luther King Jr's birthplace. The famous humanitarian's grave is located nearby. Nowadays, the area is considered a national historic site and is protected by the city's laws.

3. Piedmont Park
If you had enough of museums, spend some time surrounded by nature in Piedmont Park. The park is located in the downtown area and has been renovated 6 years back. You can bike, do some jogging or simply walk around and people watch.

4. World of Coca-Cola
Learn more about the roots of this ever popular soft drink and how it was created by visiting the World of Coca-Cola. You will get to see how the beverage was created and understand the impact it had on the world.

5. Atlanta Botanical Garden
This large botanical garden features many sections, including the beautiful Orchid Display House, The Rose Garden and The Japanese Garden. The botanical garden is open all year round, and each season highlights one of its specific areas.

6. Atlanta History Center
The Atlanta History center is a huge complex which contains many different museums and historical gardens. Start your visit with the History Museum, then head over to the The Frank A. Smith Rhododendron Garden and watch the flowers in bloom.