Category: Lancaster County

Find where you can eat, stay and play while visiting Lancaster County.

Amish Country – Photo Tour

When traveling to Lancaster County of Pennsylvania you will have a wonderful opportunity to see how a totally different culture lives. The Amish people are some of the best farmers, great neighbors and most helpful people you can meet. Aside … Continue reading

Sleighs and Carriages – Otherwise Known as the Amish Buggy

Amish get around in a lot of interesting ways. The Amish Buggy is by far the most popular. And even the elaborate horse carriage. Or the not so elaborate carriage. Even carriages used for advertising purposes. But by far my … Continue reading

Photo Essay of the Amish People in Lancaster Country

Visiting Lancaster County in Pennsylvania is one of the best educational travel adventures you can give your kids. Here’s a glimpse into the life of the Amish People: Amish papa and son (matching clothes) Girls socializing Enjoying the passersby (me … Continue reading

What to Find at an Amish Auction – In Photos

Ever wonder what is being sold off at an Amish Auction? Since I’ve never been to any auction before in my life, everything was a great surprise for me. But an Amish Auction is a true treat. The majority of … Continue reading

Amish Country – Photo Essay

The best part about traveling to Lancaster Country is the different landscape which is covered in immaculate farmlands. We don’t get that in Guatemala so seeing it and enjoy it first hand was a great way to spend time with my … Continue reading

Lancaster County Home of All You Can Eat Restaurants

Not sure why the trend of Lancaster County is all you can eat styled restaurants from huge buffets to family style meals, but I’ll take it. Secretly, I am a huge buffet fan. My husband, on the other hand, is … Continue reading

Come On the Turkey Hill Experience – A Ride of a Lifetime

When doing research for upcoming trips I always start my process with posting in my favorite family travel groups I belong to on Facebook. It’s a great way to start the searches cause the majority of the moms in these … Continue reading

Top Choice for Most Unique Hotel Stay – General Sutter Inn

The toughest decisions one makes after deciding on a location is usually where to stay? Since I don’t like my family to stay in large chains or all inclusive resorts when visiting small towns, the choices get trickier. To me, … Continue reading

Amish Traditions, Amish Auctions and Life in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

Traditions are interesting things. Most of us feel that we have them and live by them, but in reality they don’t rule or control our lives. The only real tradition my family and I follow is my incessant need to … Continue reading

Traditional Amish Cooking and Homestyle Eating – Good ‘n Plenty Restaurant

Foodies unite. It is time to explore new sorts of eating hubs and this one is for the masses. First of all. I am hardly a foodie. But I also know a good dining experience when I am right in … Continue reading

Strasburg Rail Road and Family Lunch Break at Hershey Farm Restaurant, Lancaster County PA

Why do trains and railroads bring out adventure feelings in people? What is it about them? I’m yet to figure that out. However, I do see an underlining pattern when it comes to my searches for our upcoming trips. How … Continue reading

Hotels in Lancaster – Finding a Family Friendly Option for All Ages

Our trip to Lancaster, Pennsylvania was different this year. This time around, we get to travel with my extended family. The grandparents (my parents), the uncle (my brother) and his girlfriend, the boys (my sons) and me. With that extra … Continue reading

What Impressed My Family and Me Most About the Amish

Here’s a bit of weird info – I’ve had a desire to visit Lancaster County, or better known as home of the Amish people, for years. Yeah, I know, odd. Instead of dreams of tropical beaches, I want to check … Continue reading

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