MARTA to Sylvan Hills

Sylvan Hills is a neighborhood in Southwest Atlanta near the Lakewood/Fort McPherson MARTA station on the red and gold rail lines. Established in the 1920s, the neighborhood has long-time residents and young professionals along with affordable real estate, including bungalows and homes built in the '50s and '60s. There isn't a great deal of commercial or … Continue reading MARTA to Sylvan Hills

MARTA to Georgia Public Broadcasting

The Georgia Public Broadcasting building at 260 14th St NW is near the Arts Center MARTA station on the red/gold rail line. All northbound and southbound trains stop at this station, including all trains from the airport. Walking time is about 13 minutes from the station. Follow the signs to West Peachtree Street to exit the station … Continue reading MARTA to Georgia Public Broadcasting

Old Fourth Ward Public Art

MARTA to Old Fourth Ward

Old Fourth Ward is an urban and artsy Atlanta neighborhood just east of downtown. As a transitional area, there's low-income tenants, hip housing, parks and nightlife spots. Some of the more popular destinations include the Old Fourth Ward Park, Ponce City Market and the Beltline Eastside Trail, which forms the neighborhood's eastern border. Two MARTA stations are near the area: … Continue reading MARTA to Old Fourth Ward

Skyview Atlanta Ferris Wheel

MARTA to SkyView

SkyView is Atlanta's Ferris wheel at 168 Luckie Street NW. The closest MARTA station is Peachtree Center on the red/gold line, and the GWCC MARTA station on the blue/green line is also in walking distance. The ride is open daily and is near other downtown attractions including the CNN Center tour, Georgia Aquarium, World of Coca-Cola … Continue reading MARTA to SkyView

MARTA to the LEGOLAND Discovery Center

The LEGOLAND Discovery Center in Atlanta is located inside Phipps Plaza, near both the Lenox MARTA station on the gold rail line and the Buckhead MARTA station on the red line (Buckhead is slightly closer). There are play areas, LEGO exhibits, rides, tours and a cinema. The center can also be reserved for parties and has an … Continue reading MARTA to the LEGOLAND Discovery Center

Avondale Estates

MARTA to Avondale Estates

Avondale Estates is a neighborhood and city east of Decatur that was named after the birth place of William Shakespeare. Popular with families, the neighborhood has a small commercial district with Tudor-style architecture, a variety of restaurants and businesses, and a large park with a lake. There are two MARTA stations near Avondale Estates: Avondale and Kensington on the blue rail … Continue reading MARTA to Avondale Estates

MARTA to Tucker

Tucker, GA is a neighborhood and city northeast of Atlanta, near the intersection of I-85 and I-285. The closest MARTA station is Doraville on the gold line, and the Chamblee and Brookhaven MARTA stations are also nearby. All three stations offer daily parking for commuters. There are four buses that service the area: Bus 124 connects to the … Continue reading MARTA to Tucker