If you love history, nature, and living within a 30-min drive of Atlanta, you'll love living in Roswell. This suburban town is steeped in a history of cotton mills and Southern plantations. Residents enjoy visiting Vickery Creek Falls, featuring a man-made waterfall, the Roswell Mill, a quaint covered bridge and walking trails.
Plenty of parks dot the town, and the historic district has a variety of shops, art galleries, and restaurants. Live theater and concert halls round out the cultural arts offerings in Roswell. Atlanta is nearby, but you may rarely need to venture into the city.