The Hershey-Harrisburg area is well-known for its theme park and chocolate attractions, but there is so much more for families to enjoy. Here’s a quick list of things to do in Hershey and Harrisburg, PA.
Pennsylvania travel and vacation ideas and tips.
Here are a few of my favorite restaurants and lodging options when you’re wondering where to eat and stay in Hershey-Harrisburg, PA.
These wineries near Hershey-Harrisburg, PA are perfect for a weekend getaway or special occasion, with beautiful tasting rooms and tons of fun events.
InSite Gettysburg offers amazing virtual reality tours of Gettysburg historical areas. Read on to learn more, as well as where to stay and eat.
The Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens is a delightful oasis in Pittsburgh’s Oakland neighborhood. Also, where to stay and eat in Pittsburgh.
Hershey Lodge in Hershey, PA goes all-in with its chocolate theme. As it should be in “The Sweetest Place on Earth.”
I found some gems when exploring Bethlehem, PA. The history of Bethlehem Steel, great food, music, a beautiful rail trail, and more.
Every December, Washington’s historic crossing of the Delaware is reenacted at Washington Crossing State Park in Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania. During the reenactment, the park hosts many fascinating displays and demonstrations. Families can tour several historic buildings on the grounds and learn about blacksmithing, colonial games, candle-making, quilt-making, cooking, crafts, musket-firing drills and more.
A kid’s review of the InSite Gettysburg tour – a virtual reality tour that allows you to tour Gettysburg National Park at your own pace.
Lancaster County, Penn., offers Amish country experiences, old-fashioned steam train rides, and hands-on ice cream making fun. Here are my top picks for a Lancaster getaway.
My personal motivation to exercise stems mainly from the promise of traveling to a new location. Each year I pick a destination and find a race I can run. While finishing a half marathon feels euphoric, enjoying that race in a beautiful setting, a fun destination, or with the promise of a really excellent bonus at the finish line, makes it all the more worthwhile.
I’m not really a hot-weather girl, so it’s about this time of year that I’m completely done with summer and ready for cooler autumn days. But with a month left of summer in my area, I’ve got my ways to beat the heat or spend a rainy day. Check out these indoor attractions in Central NJ and Eastern PA: Liberty Science Center, Sahara Sams, and Crayola Experience – and read on to win two tickets to Crayola!