• Georgia

    Alan Gilmer in Atlanta, Georgia

    The Place: Atlanta, Georgia Atlanta is not what you would call a “walking city”. Everyone, much like the in the rest of the U.S., drives everywhere. There’s little-to-no public transport, and that can seem alien to a European. A drive into the city that would have taken 20 minutes anywhere else took us an hour-and-a-half so, if you’re heading out anywhere by car, make sure to allocate a lot of extra time for gridlocked traffic. Steeped in a fascinating history, there are plenty of sites worth visiting. At the top of my list, since I was in the South, was to visit a plantation, where you’re guided through the generations…