Atlanta, Georgia is one of the most breathtaking cities in the U.S. being most widely known for its various attractions across the city from downtown Atlanta to Buckhead. With several scenic places to visit, Atlanta is also popular for its romantic and adventurous attractions. There are so many couples looking for fun and different to do on a night in the town when in Atlanta. Here are five of the best date spots, other than the movie theatre, to take your significant other when visiting Atlanta.
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The aquarium is always a fun place to go for a date. It gives you the chance to safely visit and learn about the worlds most exotic aquatic animals. Not only can you see the many different sea creatures, but you also get to enjoy the atmosphere. Walking an aquarium gives you ample time to have great conversations with your partner and appreciate the beauty of marine life. Another great aspect of having a date at the aquarium is that its budget friendly. The Georgia Aquarium specifically, and several other aquariums nationwide, offers free entry with a valid ID on your Birthday, if you’re a student or active in the military on Military Monday’s!
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Need a place other than the mall to shop and eat? The Atlantic Station is the place to explore some of the best restaurants in town, shop at boutiques and even catch a movie outdoors. One popular shop at the station is the candy store; perfect place to buy a variety of sweets for your sweetie. The Atlantic Station also offers a movie theater that shows the latest films. For those couples who are not interested in watching the movie inside, they offer the option to watch the movie outside on the lawn during those warm summer nights.
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Atlanta Botanical Garden
If you’re looking for something on the more chill and thought-provoking side, the Botanical Gardens is where you will find that peace. You and your partner will have the opportunity to view tons of one of a kind plant species and beautiful arrangements. Although the entry tickets are a little pricey, the memories, relaxing atmosphere and eye-pleasing displays makes it all worth it. If you want to see a beautiful light show during the holidays, its recommended to visit the gardens at night. It is the perfect date if you want that romantic one-on-one time with your lover.
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Six Flags Over Georgia
Craving a rush of excitement and thrill but don’t want to travel hundreds of miles? Then Six Flags in Cobbs County, west of Atlanta, is the perfect place to get your adrenaline pumping! Experience the blood-racing Goliath, deemed the fasted roller coaster in Georgia, or the highly anticipated coaster, Batman when you visit the amusement park. It’s an easy and fun date for those couples that like to keep things fast-paced and fun!
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Some couples simply enjoy nature and being outdoors. Luckily, you don’t have to venture to the Georgia woods to get that experience. Stone Mountain offers countless amounts of activities that will quench your thirst for adventure! To name a few, you can climb the actual mountain, go camping, canoeing, and biking around a five-mile track on the base of the mountain.