Perhaps the most famous aspect of Lancaster County, when it comes to tourism, is the Amish community that you will find there. For countless generations, the Amish have lived and farmed in Lancaster County, and their lifestyle is an experience that you won't find anywhere else in America.
When you come to visit, take the opportunity to visit an Amish farm, see the horse and buggies that ride all over the county, and look at one of the oldest existing communities in America.
No matter what you are interested in, whether it's arts and entertainment, history, or shopping, everyone in your family will find something that they enjoy about their visit to Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Book your trip today, and get a look at a culture that is slower, calmer, and more peaceful than the hustle and bustle of the city.
If you make a weekend shopping trip in eastern Pennsylvania then there are two places that you should consider staying. If you want to stay in hotels in Reading, PA area then Abraham Lincoln Reading Hotel is the place to go.
However, there are also plenty of Chester County wedding venues to choose from. There are lots of banquest halls and wedding receptions in Pennsylvania, but theirs is very modern, luxurious and elegant. The rooms have a rustic feeling that gives a great and unusual experience, while still being very classy and comfortable.
For shopping in Lancaster, PA, if you are looking for dress shops in Lancaster PA or any clothing you'll want to stop in at TMB Clothing. They offer something for men and women and were voted Best of Men's Clothing Stores by Lancaster County Magazine.
While vacationing in Pennsylvania there are plenty of places to visit. There is Dutch Wonderland right across from the outlet malls in Pennsylvania. Lititz was named the coolest small town in 2013 and Philadelphia named it one of the top 10 winter beer vacations to take in the world. There is the Wilbur Chocolate Factory along with the first ever pretzel house at the Sturgis Pretzel House.
There are plenty of sports attractions as well in Pennsylvania. Philadelphia houses teams in every sport including the Phillies in baseball, 76ers in basketball, Flyers in hockey, Eagles in football, and Union in soccer. Pittsburgh has the Steelers for football, Penguins for hockey, and Pirates for baseball. So if you are an avid sports fan then there is plenty to see in terms of professional sports. There are also minor leagues and lower level sports like minor league baseball and a lot of D-1 college sports that play on a national level. You can get plenty of sports gear to look fashionable at any of these sporting events.
If sporting events aren't your thing than you can visit the art areas of Pennsylvania to soak in some crafts, arts, fashion and wine. The Amish are home to Lancaster County, and are very crafty with their crafts and woodsmanship. Anything that can be built by hand (without the use of electricity) then the Amish can build it. So be sure to stop by the Amish attractions and get something unique for your home.