Best of Atlanta: Places

The Georgia Aquarium (, with its wall-sized glass windows into an aquatic world, is Atlanta’s most popular tourist attraction, and GA Voice readers agree. It’s also where we gayby boomers love to take our kids — in addition to its kid-friendly exhibits, the Aquarium boasts a huge play area and touch tank

In Best Place to Take Out of Town Guests, Atlanta Botanical Garden ( placed second and Piedmont Park ( was third.

Zoo Atlanta ( placed second for Best Place to Take the Kids and Piedmont Park ( placed third.

Best Place to Take Your Conservative Brother-in-Law
Blake’s On the Park

We created this category to showcase our readers’ sense of humor, and you didn’t disappoint. Popular gay bar Blake’s On The Park ( was named best place to take your conservative brother-in-law — maybe he will be swayed by a gaggle of beautiful gay men, or at least picked on by the drag queens. All-male strip club Swinging Richard’s ( was the second choice while burly gay bar The Cockpit ( was the third option.

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