Northern Georgia is mountain country, and the principal city is Gainesville. For those who love the spectacular beauty of mountains, streams and lakes, this is a great place to come for a vacation or even just for a relaxing weekend. Northern Georgia has Lake Sidney Lanier, which was formed when the Chattahoochee River was dammed. Here people can enjoy swimming, boating, fishing and water sports. Guests staying in Northern Georgia hotels will find Gainesville a very interesting city. Be sure to visit the Green Street Historic District. The Brenau University Permanent Art Collection has over 1,000 pieces of original art. The Elachee Nature Science Centre, the Southeastern Railway Museum, and the Barrow County Museum are well worth seeing. The Interactive Neighborhood For Kids is a museum especially for children. The Banks County Historic Courthouse is one of the four oldest courthouse buildings in Georgia.
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