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The Southern Weekend: What to do in Atlanta for Super Bowl LIII
January 15, 2019

The Southern Weekend: What to do in Atlanta for Super Bowl LIII

Why watch the Super Bowl at home when it’s coming back to the South? This year, you can experience the thrills of the most over-the-top sporting event on the planet when it returns to Atlanta for the first time in 19 years.
Business Insider: Take a tour of the stunning $1.5 billion stadium that will host this year's Super Bowl
January 9, 2019

Business Insider: Take a tour of the stunning $1.5 billion stadium that will host this year's Super Bowl

The Falcons moved into the new Mercedes-Benz Stadium — a stunning $1.5 billion stadium with a retractable roof — to start the 2017 season. It is like nothing else ever seen in the NFL and looks from the outside like a gigantic metal origami structure. Here is a tour of some of the stadium's stunning features.
The Points Guy: 11 Kid-Friendly Long Weekends in Winter Wonderlands
January 5, 2019

The Points Guy: 11 Kid-Friendly Long Weekends in Winter Wonderlands

While perhaps not a Winter Wonderland in the traditional sense, you can truly celebrate the holiday honoring the late Martin Luther King Jr. in the city he called home.
The Wall Street Journal: To Woo Millennials, Atlanta Considers Covering Highways With Parks
January 1, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: To Woo Millennials, Atlanta Considers Covering Highways With Parks

Leaders of this southern city want to draw more young workers, and their strategy includes covering congested downtown highways with acres of green park land.
Forbes: How Peach Bowl Inc. Made Atlanta The Capital Of College Football
December 29, 2018

Forbes: How Peach Bowl Inc. Made Atlanta The Capital Of College Football

Vegas has casinos. Orlando has theme parks. And Atlanta has college football.
Forbes: Mercedes-Benz Stadium Is Ready For Its Super Bowl Closeup
December 21, 2018

Forbes: Mercedes-Benz Stadium Is Ready For Its Super Bowl Closeup

On February 3, 2019, more than 100 million people will overdose on party nachos, football pools, Maroon 5 and ridiculous TV ads. Oh, and Super Bowl LIII (53) too, the annual gridiron classic—played this time in Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium.
Travel + Leisure: The 50 Best Places to Travel in 2019
December 12, 2018

Travel + Leisure: The 50 Best Places to Travel in 2019

With so much happening in the Peach State, Georgia should be on the mind of any savvy traveler these days. Atlanta continues its rise as a culinary capital: Notable recent openings include the Local Pizzaiolo, a downtown pizza spot, and Masterpiece, helmed by James Beard-nominated Rui Liu, while food halls like Ponce City Market and Krog Street Market are constantly adding new vendors.
Lonely Planet: Eight fabulous food halls from around the world
December 4, 2018

Lonely Planet: Eight fabulous food halls from around the world

Opened in a 1920s-era Sears headquarters, and the largest brick building in the Southeast, this vast hall is heaven for Southern foodies.
Smithsonian Magazine: Atlanta’s Famed Cyclorama Mural Will Tell the Truth About the Civil War Once Again
December 1, 2018

Smithsonian Magazine: Atlanta’s Famed Cyclorama Mural Will Tell the Truth About the Civil War Once Again

One of the war’s greatest battles was fought again and again on a spectacular canvas nearly 400 feet long. At last, the real history is being restored.
CNN: MLS Cup 2018: A city united by soccer, Atlanta seeks title
November 30, 2018

CNN: MLS Cup 2018: A city united by soccer, Atlanta seeks title

In its short history, Atlanta United has captured the city's spirit and taken Major League Soccer by storm. Now, the Five Stripes -- in just their second season -- are a game away from winning a championship, playing host to the Portland Timbers for the MLS Cup.
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