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Couples Getaway to the Brandywine Valley

The Brandywine River National Scenic Byway in Delaware and southern Pennsylvania is lined by the stately homes and glittering palaces of the DuPont family, each one surrounded by gardens that are their glorious best in spring and early summer. This is the perfect season for a couples’ weekend immersed in flowers, antiques and art. Winterthur […]

Springing Irish: America’s Most “Irish” Small Towns

From New York and Boston to Philadelphia and Chicago to Los Angeles, Irish culture made an indelible impact on American life. St. Patrick’s Day celebrations and big city parades will abound while Irish pubs throughout the United States keep spirits up year-round. However, anybody — Irish or otherwise — can explore how Irish ways of […]

Philly Foodie Festivals to Plan for in 2019

Earning a Super Bowl win (finally) and being named GQ’s City of the Year, Philadelphia had a pretty successful 2018. Looking ahead, 2019 isn’t going to be too shabby, either. With a long list of events, festivals and attractions beckoning visitors and families of all shapes and sizes, the City of Brotherly Love kicks off […]

Winter in Pennsylvania

Love playing with the kids in the snow but don’t necessarily need a massive alpine ski resort to challenge your skills and cramp your budget? How about a vacation of winter fun in Pennsylvania, where the activities are accessible and varied enough to suit everyone in your family? Here are seven of our favorite winter […]

Holiday Wonderland for Kids at Longwood Gardens

People travel from all over the country to see the holiday extravaganza at Longwood Gardens, in the Brandywine Valley just north of Wilmington, Delaware. One of America’s best-known show gardens, Longwood is a knock-out for families in any season, from its April extravaganza of tulips to its chrysanthemum show in October. But even better than […]

Linvilla Orchards Activities for All Ages

By Audrey Lee Fall is the wonderful time of year: Families love to come together to enjoy bonfires, apple picking, hayrides and a trip to the pumpkin patch. Linvilla Orchards in Media, Pennsylvania, has a plethora of fun fall activities for every age group to enjoy. Situated on 300 acres of farmland, Arthur Linvilla and his […]