Latest News

Breaking news from the Atlanta Journal-Constitution

If you are vacationing close to home, Atlantan, you are not alone

The AJC's News To Me blog reports the following today:

If you're too broke or lazy to leave town for summer vacation I've got some good news for you.

Atlanta, according to a Wallethub study that seems as reliable as an '86 Yugo, is the No. 2 city in the U.S. to enjoy a "staycation."

No. 1 is Orlando, which makes sense since central Florida is home to Mickey Mouse and several trapped whales. I would have picked Washington, D.C., because there's lots more to do there that is free and educational.

I can live with Atlanta at No. 2 because I live here and support the home team. I actually paid to watch the Braves play what they called "professional baseball" in the late '80s.

Read the full post

Recommended for you

Recommended for you

Recommended for you

Most read

  1. 1 D.C. restaurant manager dies after being shot at Atlanta country club
  2. 2 Fulton country club allegedly hid 2 restaurants from health department
  3. 3 Heart doctor for former President H.W. Bush killed in bicycle drive-by

About the Blog

This blog contains breaking news published by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution

More from AJC