To get a feel for a city’s pulse, you might start by exploring its nightlife, and Atlanta nightlife truly thumps. Romantic restaurants in Atlanta bring lovebirds together over plates of award-winning cuisine, while concerts in Atlanta showcase globetrotting acts as they pass through the city’s esteemed venues. Of course, downtown's renowned nightclubs immerse groups of friends into a throbbing, strobe-lit world of hip-hop and dance, but if that isn’t your scene the city has plenty of laid back establishments, too. Joystick Gamebar, for instance, fills evenings with classic arcade games and a carefully thought-out selection of booze, right down to the well liquors.

Read More