Realtor's Guide to Athens, GA
What's to Love about Athens, GA
There are plenty of things to do outdoors in Athens. Here are some top ideas:
Find some space and a breath of fresh air at Athens, GA parks.
Sandy Creek Park, Sandy Creek Nature Center, Walker Park and the Oconee Rivers Greenway, offer fishing, kayaking, walking, biking, skating, hiking and picnicking opportunities. Also, try biking the Firefly Trail!
The State Botanical Garden of Georgia and its magical Children's Garden are a can't miss!
Other Athens area attractions include the Georgia Museum of Art and there are numerous Downtown galleries and boutiques that put local artists’ works on display.
As far as shopping is concerned, Athens offers a blend of specialty shops, artist studios and national retailers. Plan a trip to Downtown Athens, Five Points or Prince Avenue/Normaltown for unique, eclectic shops selling the finest fashions, antiques, and more. Beechwood is also the location to both larger national stores and local retailers, as well as theaters, restuarants and specialty shops.