Welcome to Covington, Georgia, a city located 35 miles east of Atlanta. Sometimes known as the "Hollywood of the South," Covington has been used as a setting for a variety of films and TV shows, including "The Vampire Diaries," "The Dukes of Hazzard," and the more recent "Selma." Book one of the Covington, GA hotels to explore the many historical buildings and find out for yourself what attracts so many filmmakers to this locale.
Touch down at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, and you're just about 39 miles west of Covington. Unfortunately, there's no public transportation connecting Covington to the airport, so the best option is to rent a car. Follow signs to the west end of the terminal and get on the SkyTrain, which will take you straight to the rental car center. It may also be possible to arrange private shuttle transportation; contact some of the local businesses before you leave to discuss rates.
Once you arrive and drop your bags off in one of the hotels in Covington, GA, take a stroll past some of the beautiful antebellum houses that were miraculously spared during General Sherman's "March to the Sea." Afterward, enjoy a walk or bike ride along the Eastside Trail. As long as you're passing through Atlanta, why not slow down Southern-style and spend a few days exploring the city's sights? It's well worth your time to explore both the Atlanta History Center and the Center for Civil and Human Rights Galleries. No need to rush: Travelocity will help you book cheap hotels in Atlanta where you can crash after a long and exciting day of browsing fascinating museum exhibits.
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