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2013 marks the 100th anniversary of the Lincoln Highway. Stretching from New York City to San Francisco, America’s first transcontinental highway was designed for motorists. The Lincoln Highway in the Laurel Highlands is particularly rich with history, scenic beauty and small towns that flourished...
With shipping ports, excellent wineries and beautiful scenery along the shores of majestic Lake Erie, there’s no shortage of experiences to discover in this region. Lake Erie is the world's 13th-largest natural lake and home port of the Brig Niagara, the flagship of Commodore Perry, now a floating...
The Pennsylvania Wilds region is home to millions of acres of unspoiled forests and mountains, as well as the largest free-roaming elk herd in the eastern United States. This region is where visitors can find breathtaking views; thousands of miles of waterways, including 2,067 wild trout streams...
Come play in Pennsylvania, where you don't have to go far to enjoy the excitement and glamour of beating the odds. Soak in the atmosphere at a diverse array of casino and racing venues, all with plenty of dining and entertainment options to enhance your outing.   Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem...
With rolling terrains, cascading waterways and lush farmlands providing the backdrop, it’s no wonder Pennsylvania is a golfer’s paradise. As home to America’s oldest golf course, various championship tournaments and more golf courses per capita than any other state, Pennsylvania has become a...
Home to millions of acres of unspoiled forests and mountains, as well as the largest free-roaming elk herd in the eastern United States, the Pennsylvania Wilds region is composed of 12 distinct and beautiful counties, each with its own heritage, character, charm and outdoor adventure. This region...
Pennsylvania is home to dozens of top-notch theatre companies and historic theaters which rank as some of the oldest and most respected in the nation. From Broadway musicals and symphonies to classic films and world-premiere plays, these and many other Pennsylvania theatres have made their mark on...
As the second state to join the union, Pennsylvania is home to many iconic events that changed the course of American history. Both novice explorers and history buffs can step back in time and experience some of the moments that made the United States what it is today.   Independence Hall -...
Weird. Wacky. And sometimes, just plain eerie. Pennsylvania’s quirky attractions may not be in your typical travel guide, but their colorful names, spooky stories and unexplained phenomena are an integral part of roadside Americana. From a giant shoe to a haunted dress, a medical museum to a snake...
Pennsylvania is home to many of the country’s premier environmentally friendly facilities. From the NHL’s first Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)® certified arena to the conservation of state parks, visitors can discover new places committed to environmental sustainability....