Athens Travel Guide

Articles about Athens

By Jason Cochran
By Greg Kirschling
Distance: 80 milesDriving Time: 1.5 hours The Appeal Athens has always been an unassuming music mecca, home to beloved groups such as R.E.M. and the B-52's and, more recently, southern rock bands like the Drive-By Truckers. It's the place to cat...
By Catesby Holmes

Hotels in Athens

Just three blocks from the University of Georgia campus, Foundry Park Inn & Spa blends Southern colonial-style architecture with contemporary amenities.

Restaurants in Athens

Don’t be put off by the simple décor; the main focus here is the food, which is why die-hard fans drive hours for the restaurant’s imaginative fall fruit–harvest preparations.