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Your Ultimate Guide to the Atlanta Beltline

Atlanta dazzles with its vibrant mix of culture, cuisine, friendly faces, and efficient public transport that makes it a joy to explore for those living in our Midtown Atlanta apartments. Imagine having lush parks, verdant spaces, and scenic trails right in your urban backyard. All these beauties are easily reachable, showcasing the city’s commitment to convenience through its exceptional public transit options.

If you choose 1660 Peachtree as your home, the Atlanta Beltline and MARTA will weave seamlessly into your everyday routine. Both offer unique benefits, from festivals and parades to easy access to cinemas and shopping centers, ensuring there’s never a dull moment.

Exploring the BeltLine:

The Atlanta BeltLine promises a medley of activities whether you’re up for a workout, a leisurely walk, art appreciation, or a culinary adventure.

  • Spanning 22 miles, it repurposes unused railroad tracks to connect numerous neighborhoods
  • Its motto, “Where Atlanta Comes Together,” captures its spirit of community
  • Engage in free fitness programs (now available online)
  • Links to 10 of the city’s premier parks and features 10 multi-use trails
  • Discover art installations along its path – find a guide here
  • Bike and walking tours introduce you to the adjacent neighborhoods
  • It’s a pet-friendly zone (Keep pets leashed)
  • Indulge in culinary treats at nearby restaurants, complete with walk-up patios
  • Dive deeper into the BeltLine through its official portal

MARTA Insights:

The MARTA system, or Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority, ensures Peachtree apartment residents can traverse the city smoothly using bus, train, or streetcar services.

  • With a history spanning over four decades, it stands as the Southeast’s largest transit system
  • Funding originates from a sales tax in specific counties and an additional tax within Atlanta
  • Its operations reduce daily car usage significantly
  • Ensures direct routes to Hartsfield-Jackson Airport
  • Boasts 48 miles of rail and 38 stations
  • Attracts about 450,000 daily users

Events Galore:

Access to the BeltLine and MARTA opens up Atlanta’s rich tapestry of neighborhoods and their vibrant events and festivals.

  • The Atlanta BeltLine Lantern Parade – An awe-inspiring tradition celebrating art with a massive participation on the Eastside Trail. Creativity shines with costumes, bands, and much enthusiasm. (Check for the latest updates).
  • Taste of Atlanta – Savor bites from over 100 eateries, plus enjoy cooking demos, mixology contests, and more. Stay tuned for the upcoming event’s details.
  • Atlanta Summer Beer Fest – Enjoy a selection of over 150 beers and live music in June at the Historic 4th Ward Park. Check online for tickets.
  • Virginia Highland Summerfest – Immerse yourself in music, art, and culinary delights this September, including a fundraiser with games and a parade.

Must-Visit Spots:

Curious about the top destinations accessible via the BeltLine and MARTA? There’s plenty to see and experience for a thorough exploration of The Big Peach.

  • Maddox Park – A spacious park on Atlanta’s west side, offering numerous recreational activities.
  • Washington Park – A historic neighborhood famed for its parks and trails.
  • Path Stone Mountain Trail – Enjoy a scenic 19-mile journey from Midtown to Stone Mountain Park, free of vehicular traffic.
  • Midtown Arts Cinema – Known for its mix of new releases and indie films.
  • Ansley Mall – A bustling open-air shopping center in the Piedmont neighborhood.
  • Piedmont Park – An expansive urban park with numerous amenities, ideal for leisure and activities.

Embrace the convenience and culture when the BeltLine and MARTA are at your doorstep with a stay at 1660 Peachtree. Discover our luxurious floorplans today.

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