driving home from callaway gardens, we decided to stop by
for lunch and a driving tour. while unable to thoroughly explore, we still came away with a good feeling, but maybe it had to do with the cupcakes from
serenbe has received no shortage of
. it is an intentional community outside of atlanta with a mix of new construction and shared open spaces. a small "town" exists and on the day we visited we passed folks out on horses, running on the woodland paths, and people just sitting outside the local cafe enjoying their cool drink (it was a hot day...).
we were happy to finally try this spot:
while it now has a new owner, it was originally started by
then, we found a footpath that led from town straight into the woods:
and finally, on our brief tour, we loved the customized speed limit and stop signs: