Every Reason To Visit Hopewell Big Woods

You might have heard stories of how unbroken the native forest of the east once was. It’s been said that a squirrel could jump across the canopy from the Atlantic to the Mississippi and never touch the ground. It’s difficult today to imagine such tree cover,...

Weekend Getaways in the Pennsylvania Americana Region

Berks County is the ideal place for couples to enjoy a romantic weekend away. The beautiful scenery, diverse selection of activities, and wonderful lodging options make Pennsylvania’s Americana Region a destination frequented throughout the year by couples...

August’s Must Dos in PA’s Americana Region

Welcome, August. No doubt, it is a very busy month. Before your schedule fills with end-of-summer responsibilities, why not add one of August’s Must Dos to your schedule? Back-to-school shopping will get done, but summer-time activities will soon give way to...

Roadside Food Stands in Berks County

Summer in Pennsylvania’s Americana Region means warm, sunny days, beautiful landscapes, outdoor activities, and country roads brimming with roadside stands. For many, a drive to a favorite stand is a welcome part of their weekend routine. It’s not just the lure of...

Teaching Your Kids to Fish

I’ve heard it said that you can either go fishing or take a child fishing, but you can’t do both — At least while they are young, and especially if you have more than one child. But this isn’t necessarily true if you follow the right steps. Introduce Your Child to...