Augusta is the second largest city in the state of Georgia. Its history and heritage are strongly steeped in the Old South. You can stroll down Augusta's tree-lined river walk and marvel at the Antebellum mansions, many of which are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. After an evening stroll, it'll be time to grab dinner at one of the city's 300 plus restaurants that serve up classic Southern favorites or international cuisine.
Broad Street is the city's must-see art location. Called "Artists' Row," the area is home to the Morris Museum of Art and the Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art. While exploring the area, you might want to stop at the historic Imperial Theatre to maybe catch a performance by the Augusta Ballet. If you are vacationing with little ones, why not take a family boat cruise down the Augusta Canal?
Augusta vacations are fun for the whole family, but the historic town has a reputation for being a romantic getaway. Called the "Garden City" by the locals, the city's flowers are always in bloom. You can book one of many romantic all-inclusive vacations to Augusta at affordable prices. The bundles are usually very affordable and feature numerous deals.
Arts in the Heart of Augusta Festival occurs every September and features live performances, crafts, and food vendors. The Augusta Beer Fest occurs in August and gives visitors the opportunity to sample over 100 specialty craft brews.
If you want to explore everything that the area has to offer, you should consider an Augusta car rental. With an auto at your disposal, you won't miss out on any of the region's tourist sites.
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