Hidden Treasures
in Macon, GA

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If you’re looking for must-see hidden spots in the area, you’ve come to the right place. We have everything you’re looking for to enjoy the town – whether for a few, fun vacation days or as a new resident. The area is full of quaint little plazas and gardens, and gorgeous cathedrals for a fun-filled afternoon with friends and family.

Among hidden treasures, you will also find important memorials and historic buildings that you won’t want to miss during your outing. Below you’ll find a detailed description of each location, along with their address, phone number, and website, to check out more information. We also have a useful map to easily plan your visit to every spot you want to hit.
Gottwals Books
Gottwals Books

2834 Riverside Dr
Macon, GA 31204   Directions

(478) 477-9200

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Gottwals Books cleverly claims that “We've Got Walls of Books,” and they are most definitely correct! Whether you are on the hunt for a first-edition copy, a used issue of a literary masterwork or just love browsing, you will find lots of interesting titles at this sprawling yet inviting book store. You'll feel like you're visiting an old friend the minute you step into Gottwals. The knowledgeable staff and management take special pride in helping you find the books you want at very affordable prices.

Ingleside Village Shopping and Arts District
Ingleside Village Shopping and Arts District

2340 Ingleside Ave
Macon, GA 31204   Directions

(478) 743-7110

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When you wander through Macon, you are sure to find several unique and memorable places that you will want to visit again and again. One of those must-see stops is the Ingleside Village Shopping and Arts District. This area of town teems with a large dose of local flavor as you will find a wide range of specialty shops and art galleries that offer antiques, art and many other collectibles. There are also cafes and a few restaurants where you can grab a quick bite or a cup of coffee before continuing your adventurous exploration of all that Ingleside Village has to offer.

Sid's Sandwich Shop
Sid's Sandwich Shop

1510 Forsyth St
Macon, GA 31201   Directions

(478) 746-2772

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When hunger strikes, you have many choices. But instead of settling for the usual, try Sid's Sandwich Shop, one of Macon's favorite places to get a hearty sandwich. Sid and his excellent staff of sandwich builders will make sure that your order is made up of all the essentials and more. Everything from the perfect bread to the right combination of meats to the veggies you choose to top off your sandwich will all combine perfectly to create one of the most delicious sandwiches you have ever feasted upon.

Smiley's Flea Market
Smiley's Flea Market

6717 Hawkinsville Rd
Macon, GA 31216   Directions

(478) 788-3700

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The possibilities are endless when it come so the kind of bargains that you will find at Smiley's Flea Market in Macon. To call this a “flea market” doesn't quite do it justice as all of the incredible bargains that you will find here tend to defy categorization. It actually is more of a gigantic “yard sale” among friends, and it ranks as the largest gathering of buyers and merchants in central Georgia. Housewares, entertainment, computer games, clothes, and many other items both new and used can all be found here.

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