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In need of a fun place to go

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by grrlhack, Jun 29, 2006.

  1. grrlhack

    grrlhack Member

    Alright...I'm looking for suggestions for a place to go during my vacation. My first set of plans fell through and I can't decide what I want to do. I'd like to go to the beach (I'm just 3 hours away) but it will be packed this weekend. I don't mind flying somewhere, but I don't think I want a cross-country flight. So, any suggestions on a two-day agenda, leaving out of Atlanta, Ga.?
    Thanks!!!! :) ;D 8)
     
  2. Chi City 81

    Chi City 81 Guest

    You're only 15 minutes from Tahoe.

    Seriously, I've never been that far south, but Virginia is gorgeous; so if you can make it that far north, take the Colonial tour.
     
  3. PeteyPirate

    PeteyPirate Guest

  4. Cadet

    Cadet Guest

    Chicago. Fabulous shopping and good dining. Even better if the Cubs are in town.
     
  5. Idaho

    Idaho Active Member

    Rafting in West Virginia
     
  6. Chi City 81

    Chi City 81 Guest

    Forget my suggestion, I second Cadet's. Chicago's my kind of town, and I'll be there in two weeks.
     
  7. OTD

    OTD Active Member

    Key West--cheap rates this time of year
    Montreal--not a holiday up there
    Drive up Blue Ridge Parkway

    Also, sometimes you can get a cruise booking late for pretty cheap--they really hate leaving with empty staterooms.
     
  8. Songbird

    Songbird Well-Known Member

    New Hampshire. We can canoe down the Connecticut River and then climb the Quechee Gorge.
     
  9. sportschick

    sportschick Active Member

    I second this -- if you like outdoorsy stuff. West Virginia has some of the best whitewater rafting in the country. I want to say the New River Gorge is where I used to go in high school, and it was fantastic. (I could be wrong on the river's name).
     
  10. Ace

    Ace Well-Known Member

    Or you could go to Chattanooga. Supposed to be nice rafting thereabouts, too.
     
  11. John

    John Active Member

    Maine is wonderful this time of year because it cools off a lot at night. The flights out of Atlanta aren't too expensive, nor is the flight that long.

    Chattanooga is a highly underrated city.
     
  12. Ace

    Ace Well-Known Member

    Otis, my man!
     
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