Summer: the season of family, friends, fun, and memories. After the summer of 2020, we think it is safe to say that lots of us are looking forward to having an exciting - and safe - summer this year! As new destinations begin to open up once again, it's time to start planning a summer you and your family won't forget.
We're here to offer up 4 amazingly-fun, and budget-friendly, travel ideas to get you started on planning the summer of your dreams!
Check out these one-tank Georgia road trips that are sure to leave the whole family excited for what you'll do next summer.
1. Stroll through Forsyth Park in Savannah
Nothing says summer in Georgia quite like the city of Savannah. This famed park is a beautiful place. Take a short break on a shaded bench to admire Forsyth Park's rushing fountain, or simply take a stroll through the seemingly endless line of trees dripping with breathtaking Spanish Moss.
2. Take a trip to Little Germany: Helen, GA
Helen is a re-creation of an authentic alpine village, complete with cobblestones! This town has hundreds of specialty shops and dining options ranging from traditional German fare to classic Southern. There's something for everyone.
3. Explore the wildlife at Okefenokee Swamp on the Georgia-Florida line
Perfect for any nature-loving family, Okefenokee Swamp is home to many different animals, reptiles and birds - oh my! Don't forget some sunscreen!
4. Pick fresh blueberries in Alma, Georgia
The city of Alma is the Blueberry Capital of Georgia! Some of the best blueberries come from this town, and it offers many self-pick, or U-pick, farms for your family to enjoy together.
Will you be visiting any of the destinations on this list? No matter where you go or what you do this summer, we hope that you and yours create lasting memories together.