Take a walk through Atlanta’s bustling streets, and you may notice tiny doors cemented into underpass tunnels, along with old buildings, and on the Atlanta Beltline. Often depicting whimsical themes or colors, resident artist Karen Anderson Singer sculpts these quirky seven-inch doors. The visual artist wanted to create conversational street art that respected and reflected the neighborhood. Today, she works by invitation from area neighborhoods and institutions looking to bring her tiny art to their walls.
You can even take a self-guided Tiny Doors tour around Atlanta to see more of the city and collect selfies with these vibrant doors. The website provides a map of all of the tiny door installations, primarily stretching in a loose circle from the East Atlanta and Grant Park area, heading north toward the Atlanta Botanical Garden, and back downtown to the State Farm Arena in downtown Atlanta.
You’ll also find a few surprises along the way, like the “tiny door” that’s 658 times the size of the other pint-sized doors you’ll find. Located on the Eastside Beltline Trail, the door is designed to make visitors feel tiny and debuted at Hotel Indigo Midtown during Super Bowl 2019. If you’re visiting Atlanta for a layover or a short trip, see the tiny doors along the Atlanta Beltline. Stop at Parish’s basement coffee shop for a quick snack and take it to go while exploring the trail.
Truly immersing yourself in a foreign culture is one of the main reasons to travel, whether you’re learning a local dance or sipping wine with a vineyard owner in Italy. Traveling outside your comfort zone also involves sampling local cuisine, but if you’re visiting a major city like Rome or Paris, eating like a local usually means stepping far out of the city center, where eateries tend to cater to unadventurous tourists. But finding a worthy eatery can hog hours of your trip time as you pore over listings on TripAdvisor or Yelp.
Experience a big-city hotel stay that doesn’t feel like your typical urban visit at Chicago’s Claridge House, nestled in the sought-after Gold Coast neighborhood. The hotel’s sophisticated décor and serene residential ambience foster the atmosphere of an oasis amid the hustle and bustle of a busy metropolis.
Folding, rolling or vacuum packing — there are plenty of methods for packing so you can get the maximum amount of items in your bag, but no matter how you choose to do it, you are always faced with wrinkly clothes when you are ready to wear them.
Oaxaca is, without a doubt, a city so impressive one must experience it firsthand to understand its splendor. It is an incomparable place that will leave you in awe of its cultural wealth, a place that invites you to experience the extraordinary. In this light, Posadas celebrates the opening of Grand Fiesta Americana Oaxaca, an irresistible option for enjoying this magnificent state in an exclusive and fascinating way.
The Midea Window Air Conditioner lets you air condition your home without losing a window. Its U-shaped design allows it to fit easily into almost any window without having to seal it in place. The window can still be opened and closed at any time.