Augusta is a large city in Augusta-Richmond County, Georgia. It is the 3rd largest city in Georgia. The climate here is humid subtropical with short mild winters and very hot humid summers. Its historic downtown district is one of the most picturesque in Georgia and is included in the National Register of Historic Places. Most of downtown Augusta has a romantic pre-Civil War feeling. Also, there are many great parks in Augusta ideal for biking, walking, canoeing, and other recreational activities. Some of the parks that are worth your visit include the Riverwalk Augusta, the historic Augusta Canal, the Diamond Lakes Regional Park, etc. Augusta is a very appealing short-break destination where you can relax and enjoy your moments with family, friends, or your other half. Regarding your stay, there are many great budget accommodation options to choose. Some of the best Augusta include the Sheraton Augusta Hotel (5.5 miles from the city’s center), the Hampton Inn Augusta (6.5 miles), and the Holiday Inn Express (1 mile).