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Connection to a Legacy – Happy Birthday, Dr. King

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By: Alnissa Ruiz-Craig Two of the most special slices of Atlanta’s rich history are being the birthplace of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the cradle of the Civil Rights Movement. Long after Dr. King’s untimely death, his impact continues to live all over the world; but in Atlanta, the opportunity to immerse yourself in […]

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Our Favorite Things – Holiday Shopping at ATL!

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By: Alnissa Ruiz-Craig We are on the countdown to Christmas! Can you believe it is only several days away? It really seems like time goes into ultra-high speed when the holidays come around, making it easy to get flustered. But if you’re flying through ATL and haven’t checked off everyone on your gift list, you […]

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A Taste of Taste: Atlanta Airport Restaurant Crawl

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By Alnissa Ruiz-Craig So what is better than one great restaurant? Two. Ok, so, what about three? Or how about FIVE. That’s right. I, along with seven other food bloggers, writers, and chefs, visited five of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport’s fantastic restaurants during the Taste of Hartsfield-Jackson Restaurant Crawl.  The crawl served as a preview […]

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Beans: The Humble and Delicious Global Unifier

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By Shannon Evans As I’ve been traveling lately, I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about the foods that unify us. That has always been the power of food to me. One of those key ingredients that I see used no matter where I am in the world is beans. The history of beans can […]

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A Taste of Hartsfield-Jackson

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By: Alnissa Ruiz-Craig The world’s busiest and most efficient airport was buzzing more than usual when it kicked off the fourth annual Taste of Hartsfield-Jackson, a one-of-a-kind food festival showcasing more than 30 of its restaurants. The event featured live music and a chef competition, and even better, all proceeds benefited No Kid Hungry, a […]

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ATL’s Burger Boom

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By: Alnissa Ruiz-Craig October was a big month for burgers here at ATL. With the opening of two major burger chains, Bobby’s Burger Palace and Shake Shack, your options for gourmet burgers just became twice as good! Bobby’s Burger Palace – Concourse B The brain child of renowned celebrity chef Bobby Flay, Bobby’s Burger Palace […]

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Save or Splurge? Shopping for Handbags at ATL

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By: Alnissa Ruiz-Craig There is nothing like a good handbag. Serving both function and fashion, it can be the stylish accessory that pulls together a great outfit or the perfect carry-all that holds everything you need for a weekend trip. It is my personal opinion that you could never have too many – I mean, […]

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Date Night at ATL

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So you and your main squeeze are headed to ATL to catch a flight. After you get through security, you probably have plans to grab something quick to eat and get to your gate. But, what if you made your visit something more? Too often many of us are leading such busy lives that carving […]

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Wrap Wednesday at ATL

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By: Alnissa Ruiz-Craig In my musings to you on Destination Skypointe: Beyond the Gate, I often encourage you to build in extra time so you can arrive at ATL early and enjoy a relaxed meal and shopping experience before your flight. However, I realize that that is not always possible, and sometimes you have to […]

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