There are a lot of places to visit in the beautiful state of Georgia. Some of the most popular destinations in the state are Atlanta, Savannah, and Athens. However, a major national publication in the travel industry just released a list of the best places to visit in the U.S. in 2023 and one city in Georgia made the cut. Here's a clue - none of the cities mentioned above was the one selected. In this article, we will take a look at which city made the list as well as a few others that made the cut as well.
Cntraveler.com, a major national publication in the travel industry, just released a list of "The 23 Best Places to Go in the U.S. in 2023". A few notable cities that made the cities include Anchorage, Alaska, Bayfield, Wisconsin, California's Central Coast, Hudson Valley, New Yori, Arts District, Los Angeles, Boston, Charles County, Southern Maryland, Las Vegas, and Kansas City. However, one city in Georgia made the cut - Macon!
The publication had a lot of great things to say about Macon, which has a population of 157,346 according to the 2020 U.S. Census. The article highlighted that Ocmulgee Mounds National Historic Park, a forested park in Macon with 17,000 years of history, will be the newest U.S. national park in 2023. The article went on to say that "since 2015 the city of Macon added 98 new businesses, 30 bars and live music venues, and 50 new restaurants". A few establishments that the article highlighted were Vibez, Dovetail, Felicia's Cake Factory, and the very popular H&H Soul Food.