#4 in a series of 10 Extraordinary Roadside Attractions in Georgia. Summer’s here and the time is right for finding odd things by the streets.Thinking road trip? Georgia’s back roads bloom with odd sites, strange creatures and mystic wonders. Here are a few worth checking out.
South Georgia folk artist Eddie Owens Martin, who at times called himself St. Eom, remade his family home near Buena Vista into Pasaquan, an alternative world. With temples and meditation rooms, brightly colored mandalas and portraits of flying folks, Martin created one of the most unusual artistic visions anywhere.
Links: Pasaquan.com, Roadside America, UCM Museum, Daily Yonder, Georgia Magazine, Flickr
How to get there: Take Ga. 137 about three miles west of Buena Vista.
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