How to Find the Best Fall Foliage in PA

Fall in Pennsylvania is magical with the changing leaves, scenic vistas, and the abundant beauty of nature around every corner. It feels like each day the trees are painted a bit brighter and bolder, swaying in the soft golden light of sunset. As a photographer, I pay attention to the way light dances across the […]

National Harbor Travel Guide

Situated on the banks of the historic Potomac River, just minutes from Washington D.C, and two and a half hours from Lancaster PA, is Maryland’s National Harbor. Sprawling waterfront resort space, over 160 stores, 40 unique restaurants, fun waterfront activities, the iconic Capital Wheel and some of the best sunset views we’ve ever seen, all […]

Where to Find a Hallmark Christmas in Bucks County, PA

Two years ago, our family got a puppy at Thanksgiving. Dedicated to crate and potty training him before Christmas, my husband and I slept in the family room to get the new pup adapted to his new life. To keep the vibe cheery and festive,  we had the Hallmark channel on in the background most […]

Choose Your Own Adventure in Jim Thorpe, PA

Choose Your Own Adventure Do you remember those Choose Your Own Adventure books we read as kids? No? Just me, then? I loved being in control of the main character’s destiny! I loved feeling like a part of the adventure. Maybe that’s why I love travel and exploring so much. You, as the traveler, get […]

The Best Things To Do, See and Eat in Bucks County

Welcome to Bucks County, PA! Just under two hours drive from Lancaster, an hour north of Philadelphia, and a mere 68 miles from NYC this region is known for its perfect balance of small town charm, and big city culture.  A tranquil river, storybook settings, bustling towns, and a vibrant food scene make this part […]

Travel Guide: Washington D.C

Hidden Gems Like most tourists, I’ve been awe-struck by the towering monuments,and historic words etched in stone. I’ve spent hours on my own, with my family and with students, learning and nerding out about American history, cultures and innovation in the various museums on the Washington Mall. I’ve felt the thrill of springtime with the […]

Travel Guide: A Taste of Berks County, PA

Located in South Eastern PA About 30 miles from Lancaster, PA and 56 miles outside of Philadelphia Berks County PA is just waiting to be explored. There are a thousand ways to spend the day exploring this region with hiking trails, mountains and waterways, shops, restaurants, museums, historic landmarks and a thriving art scene, there […]

Lancaster Central Market Roundup!

A roundup of fan favorites from each of the Lancaster Central Market Stands. Options to try from each of the Lancaster Central Market Vendors and ideas about how to make the most of your visit to this historic Lancaster Farmers Market!

Grab your shopping list, clear some time on your schedule and get ready for a taste of the best that Lancaster has to offer!

Travel Guide: Lancaster PA for Time Travelers

In this travel guide, we’ll give you an itinerary for a weekend or a day of traveling through time in a forward moving city. Vintage Vibes abound in Lancaster, Pennsylvania and we’ve curated some of the best places to eat, drink, shop and explore in beautiful, historic, Lancaster City.