Georgia Aquarium – Ocean Voyager and the Whale Sharks

The worlds biggest fish and one of the world biggest water tanks combined, makes for a spectacular sight at Atlanta’s Georgia Aquarium. The Ocean Voyager tank is a massive 23.85 million litre / 6.3 million gallon tank and contains a multitude of sea life including Manta Rays and gigantic Whale Sharks. When the Whale Sharks first come into sight it…

Georgia On My Mind – Road Trip Part III: Athens to Andersonville

My road trip around the state of Georgia continues… From Stone Mountain just east of Atlanta my next stop was the busy little city of Athens the home of the University of Georgia (chartered 1785). I walked about the historic part of the massive campus and explored the downtown area. This seems like a fun…

Georgia On My Mind – Road Trip Part I: Atlanta

I recently spent a few days enjoying a road trip around the state of Georgia. It was a spur of the moment journey that covered quite a bit of territory starting in the south of the state then up to Atlanta, across to Athens then south again. I experienced history, nature, bustling cities, huge storms and more! There is just so much to…