One could easily argue that Macon truly is the heart of Georgia. Located in the center of the state, this thriving city offers easy interstate access to both Atlanta and Savannah.
Healthcare is a strong industry here, offering residents three major hospitals. Macon has world class options for heart, cancer and transplant needs.
The city has 35 parks making it a great destination for families and outdoor lovers alike. Take a stroll along the paved walkway that follows the Ocmulgee River, toss a Frisbee or enjoy a picnic.
Macon also has a vibrant musical history. It is the home of The Almond Brothers, Little Richard and Capricorn Records. Ray Charles also lived here when he attended The School for the Blind. Sidney Lanier, poet and song writer also hails from Macon, Ga.
Most recently Macon has become a destination for foodies. Food bloggers love the unique downtown eateries which offer amazing food options. From local breweries to street corner cafes, there are countless options to choose from.
From culture to colleges, Macon is a great place to be!!!