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Look out for the beauty of DeKalb County: Tourists spent $65M last year to enjoy ‘easy-to-get-to mountains’

Posted: Monday, April 2, 2012 4:24 pm

Nestled in the northeast corner of Alabama, DeKalb County offers captivating vistas of the Southern Appalachians’ natural won  ders.

Three of the most popular attractions along Lookout Mountain Parkway, which stretches 93 miles from Gadsden  to Chattanooga, are conveniently located in DeKalb County.

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  • mukul posted at 5:14 am on Wed, May 8, 2013.

    mukul Posts: 65

    The tourists get to enjoy a hassle free tour of the mountains. However, if they are interested in under sea environment then they should explore the concept of Save the Earth at Copenhagen's.

     
  • leonardo85 posted at 5:53 am on Tue, Apr 16, 2013.

    leonardo85 Posts: 60

    This place is easy for people to explore and not just that it offers such mesmerizing views to the tourists that they feel drawn to it. However, I prefer a affordable dream island getaway it has such a relaxing feel about it.

     
  • mukul posted at 6:34 am on Thu, Apr 11, 2013.

    mukul Posts: 65

    The beautiful view and easy traveling experience makes it such a special place to be. If you happen to have some fun and thrill you should consider visiting vegas.

     
  • zinos85 posted at 5:04 am on Thu, Apr 11, 2013.

    zinos85 Posts: 22

    This is indeed a beautiful place to spend your vacation and enjoy nature without any hassle. But those who love activities they should consider trying London there are plenty of things to do in London.

     
  • leonardo85 posted at 5:03 am on Thu, Mar 21, 2013.

    leonardo85 Posts: 60

    The mountains has such charms that hardly any one can resist, it would be great to have a glimpse of a snow capped mountain against the blue sky. However, I will have to wait for the trip, right now I am spending my weekend in colorado springs hotels enjoying the surroundings here.

     
  • mukul posted at 3:45 am on Mon, Mar 11, 2013.

    mukul Posts: 65

    It is nice to see that the authority finally managed to realize the potential of DeKalb Country as a tourist attraction. I have nothing to say regarding the beauty of the place as you have mentioned it in your article but I would like to advice travelers to visit the local pubs often if they want to get the local pulse of the place. The county pubs are quite different from rest of the American pubs and gives you an experience which is something similar to ireland pubs.

     
  • zinos85 posted at 12:43 am on Fri, Mar 8, 2013.

    zinos85 Posts: 22

    I heard about the beauty of Dekalb and planning to organize our next vacation trip to the County. As we love to stay near nature so we always prefer ecofriendly vacation spots for our trip and from your article it seems a great idea to loose ourself within the nature of the Dekalb for a few days.

     
  • leonardo85 posted at 3:30 am on Tue, Mar 5, 2013.

    leonardo85 Posts: 60

    DeKalb has got a lot to offer to it’s visitors but it needs promotion to attract tourists. St lucia is a perfect example of how a promotional campaign can transform a beautiful place to a major tourist attraction.

     
  • mukul posted at 8:50 am on Wed, Feb 27, 2013.

    mukul Posts: 65

    I have been to DeKalb once and found the place as beautiful as one can imagine. It was a family tour and I was much relaxed as my in-laws organized the whole trip.

     
  • zinos85 posted at 8:34 am on Tue, Feb 26, 2013.

    zinos85 Posts: 22

    I have been there and I know it is a great place to enjoy mesmerizing views of nature and imposing mountains. As a traveler I feel that we should choose a destination according to our preferences, it feels great to be at the place that would suit your every need.

     
  • leonardo85 posted at 5:39 am on Tue, Feb 26, 2013.

    leonardo85 Posts: 60

    When it comes to travel most of the tourists prefer going to popular destinations. But the real joy lies in discovering places that offer pristine beauty of nature. Sometimes it is the culture of a place that you would find appealing, check out Districts of Delhi you would bring back colorful memories with you.

     
  • mukul posted at 7:04 am on Mon, Feb 25, 2013.

    mukul Posts: 65

    For spending a relaxing vacation this is the ideal trip. But sometimes not having access to decent food becomes a problem while traveling. So it is better to learn about the local eateries, especially when you have a specific need like when you are vegan you would want places that offer vegan food. In New York you would find restaurants that serve amazing New York Vegan cuisine.

     
  • zinos85 posted at 4:48 am on Mon, Feb 25, 2013.

    zinos85 Posts: 22

    This unique concept is bound to be even more popular, those who hate trekking but love to explore the pristine beauty of the mountains would lap it up. But no matter why you travel for business or pleasure you should always make your travel and accommodation arrangements in advance.

     
  • leonardo85 posted at 6:12 am on Wed, Feb 20, 2013.

    leonardo85 Posts: 60

    The place definitely sounds tempting the mountain views are so pristine that you would always feel drawn to it. People travel for different reasons, sometimes its nature that draws people to mountains, sometimes it is love for good food that draws people to Noosa International Food & Wine Festival.

     
  • dallyb posted at 7:07 am on Sat, Nov 10, 2012.

    dallyb Posts: 1

    I think people should also try the Maui villa rentals because I have many friends who went there and they were very happy about that place.I guess everybody who wants to have a great time will spend as much money as they can afford.

     
  • AllenK posted at 7:18 am on Mon, Oct 22, 2012.

    AllenK Posts: 6

    Last year I went for a swim in Maui and let me tell you that I have to agree with Alessandro on this matter: some travel destination are way cheaper.

     
  • Alessandro posted at 2:25 am on Mon, Sep 17, 2012.

    Alessandro Posts: 9

    I am surprised to see that people pay so much money for this place. When I think that a holiday in Bali is probably cheaper in terms of accommodation, well, it's surprising.

     
  • Blackie posted at 9:39 am on Wed, Jul 18, 2012.

    Blackie Posts: 11

    The place you talk about here seems to be quite amazing. I am going to remember booking a vacation here next summer. Right now I already have reservation for a hotel Athens Greece. I never visited Greece and I was told that it is wonderful.

     

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