Athens has been named many things over the years, from a top college music scene in Rolling Stone, to a Distinctive Destination in the United States.

But the real question is how do you see Athens, Georgia? What makes this place so special? Sure we have a top university, an incredible music scene and a diverse culture, but what good is a town without its people.

Here is what one Athens resident had to say when I asked her that very question.

So get out, explore and make your own definitions.