CITY INSIDER — ATLANTA

Top producing agent with Atlanta Fine Homes Sotheby’s International Realty and mom to an adorable miniature poodle named Jack, Ally was born and raised in Chastain Park but now calls the Old Fourth Ward home.

belgian waffles + fall fruit + cashew cream + tulsi caramel

— Spindle Kitchen

Native Atlantan Ally May shares her favorite spots in the city.
 
ARTSY OUTING: Castleberry Hills Art Stroll the 2nd Friday evening of each month.
 
BEAUTY TREATMENT: The Holistic Facial at Aviary Beauty will make you melt and then…wake yourself up from snoring.
 
LIVE MUSIC VENUE: Venkman’s, owned by local singing sensations, Yacht Rock. The shows are fully engaging and guaranteed to put you in a good mood.
 
HOTEL FOR OOT GUESTS: Did you know the most requested booking on Airbnb is in Atlanta!? Your very own treehouse is right here.
 
UNDER THE RADAR DEAL: Sarah Cyrus Home on the West Side is the ultimate in high end consignment furnishings and extremely well curated.
 
FLORIST: Located in a charming storybook Buckhead cottage, my favorite florist, Boxwoods, is tried and true.
 
COFFEE SHOP:  The Spindle Kitchen, owned by local Atlantan brothers Ez & Sharif, is part store featuring custom gear for your bike and part coffee eatery with holistic inspired foods & fresh roasted Velo Coffee from Chattanooga, TN.
 
TO DO ON SATURDAY WITH KIDS AND ZERO SCHEDULE: Walk The Beltline starting at Piedmont Park and stroll to Ponce City Market for a fun lunch and boardwalk style games on the roof.
 
DATE NIGHT GO-TO: Janke Glass blowing studio for a private class then head over to Krog Street Market for a casual dinner afterwards.