Thursday, November 6, 2008

This Week: Corridor Z and Metro Atlanta

On this week's episode of Georgia Traveler, we explore Georgia 520, known as Corridor Z, from Albany to St. Simons Island. David enjoys the family fun at the Parks at Chehaw, while Phil finds great food at Jimmie's Hotdogs, both in Albany. We explore the local legend of Hogzilla in Alapaha, and Keely takes Phil on a canoe ride through the Okefenokee Swamp. The whole team coasts to a stop and experiences fabulous luxury at The King and Prince Resort on St. Simons Island.

Georgia Traveler Episode 212 -Corridor Z airs this Friday, November 7 at 9 PM, Saturday, November 8 at 7 PM, and Wednesday, November 12, at 7:30 PM.

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On this week's episode of Georgia Traveler, we explore the Metro Atlanta area. Discover the Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History in Kennesaw. Find beauty and history at Dunaway Gardens in Newnan. Go for a bicycle ride on the Silver Comet Trail in Smyrna. Visit with the animals at the Yellow River Game Ranch in Lilburn, including famous groundhog General Beauregard Lee, and find fantastic fare in Lawrenceville at Medieval Times, and that's no joust!

Georgia Traveler 110 - Metro Atlanta airs on GPB Knowledge this Saturday, November 8 at 8 PM and Sunday, November 9 at 8 AM.

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