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Athens Sweets & Treats

Looking for places to satisfy your sweet tooth in Athens, Georgia? Look no further!As a self-proclaimed sweets connoisseur​, I have made my way through many of Athens' treats in the years that I've been here. If you're looking for the best sugary bites in the Classic City, check out this list of spots that are sure to keep you coming back. Make sure to bring your appetite, because these treats are irresistible. …

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Coffee Shops of Athens

Where are the best coffee shops in Athens? There are plentyto choose from, as you would expect from any self-respecting college town. Whether you are looking for a quick cup of joe, the latest signature blends or roasts, or a quiet space to get some work done, you will find that these coffee shops are an essential part of Athens' creative vibe! It's not just the craft beer scene and restaurants that we can brag about in Athens- the coffee shops are pretty unrivaled as well!  Here's a roundup of the top coffee shops in Athens, Georgia. …

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Spend a Day in Normaltown

Tucked away on Prince Avenue in Athens, Georgia, is a neighborhood called Normaltown where you can embrace your retro hipster side. There's just about everything you need in a one-blockradius, and we've got the rundown on how to spend a day at one of Athens, Georgia's unique neighborhoods…

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StyleBlueprint Athens Getaway

Photo courtesy of Lindsay Ferrier   VisitAthensGA had the pleasure of hosting Lindsay Ferrier, a writer for StyleBlueprint, when she visited Athens, Georgia, for a weekend. We absolutely loved her Athens, GA itinerary- she truly captured the local flares and special experiences of Athens. …

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Welcome Back Students! Life Beyond the Arch

I remember being a freshman, a complete newcomer, to both Athens and the University of Georgia. I was overwhelmed by how enormous the campus was (and hilly!). "How in the world am I going to get from East Campus to the Miller Learning Center in 15 minutes?" "Do I need a bike?" "More fruits, less…

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10 Great Athens Gifts for Dad this Father's Day

In the wake of Mother's Day, graduations, and preparing for summer vacation, Father's Day is sometimes swept under the rug. With these easy to find products, things to do, and fun bonding experiences found locally in Athens GA, show Dad just how special he is this Father's Day. Father's Day Gift…

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