atl airport district restaurant week

New on Around Atlanta: 5th Annual ATL Airport District Restaurant Week

One of the greatest things about Atlanta is that it offers so many undiscovered treasures for its residents and visitors to explore, experience and enjoy. The area surrounding Atlanta's international airport is no exception, its quaintness and exciting dining options previously unknown to many of Atlanta's citizens who don't live there. Cookie Smoak, President of ATL Airport District, joins co-hosts[...]

New Hartsfield-Jackson International Terminal Opening in May

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed recently announced that the new Maynard H. Jackson Jr. international terminal at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport will open May 16. This new terminal will be 1.2 million square feet and is considered a milestone for the airport and the city of Atlanta. This terminal will feature 12 gates and will connect with the existing international concourse to[...]

Travel this Holiday at a Social Airport

If you are flying during the holidays, you’re in luck! At Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, you won’t have to forget about Facebook.  The social media site recently released a list of the world’s most “social” airports. Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport was named the second most social. Hartsfield gained this recognition because its travelers used Facebook to share their locations. Got to[...]

Airport Expansion on the Horizon

Should Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport be expanded or should a second Atlanta airport be built? The heated discussions continue as Atlanta's largest air carrier, Delta airlines lobbies for an expansion of the current site. Considered the transportation center of the South, Atlanta's airport is the world's busiest airport both in terms of passengers and number of flights. Having an International[...]