Valdosta, Georgia

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2013 Best Small Towns in America

Contest ends:  September 3, 2013

1 Votes - "Best for Geocaching"

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Valdosta is known for southern hospitality and football, from the success of Valdosta State’s Division II program to the community’s support for local high school teams. Their claim-to-fame is being named TitleTown USA by ESPN, but they’re just as proud of their friendliness.


Local restaurants, like King’s Grill and Covington’s, are as warm and welcoming as the pristine Visitor’s Center. The town is also home to Wild Adventures, a wildlife-themed amusement park where Gone With the Wynn’s interacted with an assortment of animals. The town rallied together to properly host the Wynn’s because as one local said, “Nobody’s a stranger here.”


While in town be sure to visit Valdosta’s many homes on the Historic Register, check out the Peach State Summer Theatre Series, and explore the Remerton Historic Mill Village. The Crescent House and Gardens are a highly acclaimed scenic offering and Valdosta boasts plenty of shopping from the Valdosta Mall to Summit Pointe.

I've lived here all my life and it definitly deserves this title.
Reviewed by JustinT
on September 17, 2012
Happy to have moved here.
Reviewed by jed_douglas_81
on September 17, 2012
I have visited Valdosta, GA several times in the last 20 years. They have amazing food, places of interest, and people. You just can't go wrong with a nice little southern town!
Reviewed by iamjess
on September 17, 2012
Great place to live, beautiful downtown and a great college!
Reviewed by Meenfinger
on September 17, 2012
We have lived in Valdosta for over ten years. It's sort of a big little city with lots to do. The people make all the difference. Everyone is friendly and you see someone you know almost everywhere you go. Lots of good restaurants both local and franchises as well as lots of activities nearby. My wife and I wouldn't live anywhere else.
Reviewed by eLBo
on September 17, 2012
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