Civil War

Touring Gettysburg like a pro

July 31, 2017

In Gettysburg, the assortment of readily available visitor facilities and guide services enables both casual visitors and dedicated Civil War scholars to meet the people and events from those three historic days in July 1863. […]

Culture

Get a different view of Gettysburg

July 27, 2017

The images of Gettysburg are burned into the consciousness of anyone who has visited the battlefield area: the expanse of grass across which Confederate Gen. George Pickett’s men charged; the rocks of Little Round Top […]

Culture

Five ‘different’ tours in Bedford County, Pa.

July 25, 2017

“We were trying to make things more accessible to the general public,” explained Dennis Tice, who promotes Bedford County, Pa. The county’s two video tours (a third is in production) take advantage of the smartphone […]

Destinations

Going ‘down home on the farm’ means great family fun

July 10, 2017

Our area is filled with opportunities to enjoy “down home fun” on the farm. There’s an abundance of “pick your own” places, but many agritourism businesses are rapidly expanding, offering live entertainment, tours, and fun […]

Camping

Escape in the Susquehanna River Valley

July 3, 2017

Discover the timeless elegance of the Susquehanna River Valley, where there’s something new and incredible to discover at every turn. The region is stunning on a grand scale, from the towering vistas and colorful overlooks […]

Culture

Tour some of Blair County’s historical treasures

July 3, 2017

Touring a destination with the help of a passport is something adventurers, explorers, and historians have grown to love. A new passport adventure is now available in Blair County, Pa. The Heritage Passport is more […]

Culture

Big Fun in Bloomsburg, Pa.

July 1, 2017

When you leisurely walk around the historic neighborhoods of Bloomsburg, Pa., map in hand, spying the beauties that stand like works of art beneath the shady old growth trees, you to want to live there. […]