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Marine Corps Logistics Base ~ Albany, Georgia
Albany Georgia is tucked away in the southwest corner of Georgia. In addition to the Logistics operations, there is also the Humanitarian Assistance Program and Marine Corps Systems Command.
Southern hospitality runs through-and-through here as well as luscious acres of beautiful trees, plantations and pecan farms. Albany is known as the Quail hunting capital of the United States. Albany is also known for its efforts and historical background in the Civil Rights movement in the states.
Albany experiences all four seasons here. It gets very hot and humid in the summertime and dips down to the low 30’s and 40’s in the winter. There can be tornados in the summertime, but many of them end of being ‘warnings’, but it is still a good idea to be prepared just in case.
You may be asking yourself what is there to do around Albany?
Flint River Quarium: Encounters with animals such as the yellow stingray, alligator snapping turtle, atlantic sturgeon and more.
Albany Museum of Art: Established in the early 1960’s, shows beautiful arts of work featuring an African section, lectures, and more.
The Parks at Chehaw: Wild Animal Park, picnic area, disc golf course, bicycle track, campgrounds and more.
Radium Springs: One of the seven natural wonders in Georgia, beautiful blue waters where they remain at 68 degrees year-round.
Georgia Aquarium: The world’s largest aquarium and houses whale-sharks, beluga whales and more.
World of Coca-Cola: Situated right next to the Georgia Aquarium, pop-culture gallery, history of the company, games and more.
Inside CNN Tour: Take a tour inside CNN’s headquarters at Atlanta.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Historic Site: A park dedicated to Dr. King where you can learn about his life and influence on American in Atlanta.
High Museum of Art: A beautiful gallery of art in Atlanta ranging from historical to contemporary, African and more.
Piedmont Park: An Atlanta venue hosting a variety of artists and shows.
Atlanta Botanical Garden: Beautiful gardens overlooking Atlanta.
Atlanta Braves: Baseball team at Turner Field.
Atlanta Falcons: Football team at The Georgia Dome.
Atlanta Hawks: Basketball team at Philips Arena.