Situated about five hours south of Atlanta, the historic town offers culture, tons of outdoor recreation and fresh coastal cuisine.
You can bike along the trails at Crooked River State Park, go bird-watching at the Colonial Coast Birding Trail, learn about the Timucua Indians, who once inhabited the island at the Cumberland Island National Seashore Museum and take in the idyllic beaches around you.
And if you’re a seafood enthusiast, don’t miss happy hour at St. Marys Seafood & More.
For information about accommodations, events and more, go to visitstmarys.com.
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