Atlanta is the crown of the south, located in the heart of Georgia. This city is the entertainment and business capital of the south.
Well known for having many forms entertainment, Atlanta’s music scene is very popular, with a large collection of music venues that host top and emerging acts year round. When it comes to activities around the city this is where Atlanta shines. You can visit the Georgia Aquarium, world’s largest indoor aquarium, or you can visit the High Museum of Art, which is one of the leading art museums in the south. And make plans to visit Piedmont Park where many festivals and cultural events are held year round.
Atlanta is home to more than 75% of all Fortune 1000 companies, meaning this city has jobs galore. Major companies in Atlanta include: Delta Air Lines, Sun Trust bank and Turner Broadcasting System, who manage Cartoon Network, TNT, CNN, HLN and other cable channels.
Atlanta has a large education sector with over 30 higher learning instructions around the city. All these educational institutions make Atlanta one of the largest concentrations of colleges and universities in the country.
For sports fans Atlanta is a great place to call home with all four major league professional sports represented here, with the NFL Falcons, MLB Braves, NBA Hawks and NHL Thrashers. Atlanta is also the home many annual sporting events like college football Chick-fil-a Bowl (formerly the Peach Bowl) and the PGA Tour Championship. Your appetite for competition will be quenched with this cities sports activity.
Since Atlanta is such a large city, this means there are many apartments available to suit any taste, even if you’re on a budget. To choose from one of Atlanta’s apartments search for Atlanta Apartments.