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The German immigrants who settled in Pennsylvania in the 1700s and 1800s brought many of their old-world traditions with them, including the love of great beer. Today, the commonwealth boasts more than 100 brew pubs and small breweries all contributing to Pennsylvania’s rich brewing history....
What was that sound? If you find joy in creaky doors, bleak hallways and spooky rooms in old buildings, pursue your happiness at 13 of our must-see haunted attractions. Pennsylvania’s storied past creates the perfect setting for ghost stories and frightening tours – be it an eerie battlefield or...
The Happy Traveler is a proud leaf peeper and tours the commonwealth to capture the vibrant colors of fall. From soaring over the Allegheny National Forest in an open cockpit bi-plane to canoeing along Pennsylvania’s only seashore, there are many ways to Pursue Your Happiness during the...
Pursuing your happiness applies to all aspects in life – even to finding the freshest produce to satisfy your appetite. That’s why the Happy Traveler keeps a cooler in the trunk, just in case they stop at one of Pennsylvania’s many outstanding farmers markets. Autumn brings the spectacular harvest...
The Happy Traveler sticks to two-lane blacktops and can’t resist a dirt road in the woods – and some of those roads lead to charming, one-of-a-kind farms. Pursue your happiness and experience Pennsylvania’s storied agriculture legacy in a hands-on way at one of these farm stays, and rest easy as...
From guitars and motorcycles to crayons and pretzel treats, Pennsylvania is a hotspot for manufacturing the world’s favorite products. These factories allow visitors to experience the process first-hand and gain an entirely new appreciation for their beloved products. C.F. Martin Guitar & Co,...
Boasting gorgeous views, historical sites, rugged terrain, vast wildlife and some of the darkest skies on the eastern seaboard, Happy Travelers know Pennsylvania is the place to get lost in the great outdoors. Spending the night submerged in the quiet hills, valleys and gorges at sites across the...
Scream at the top of your lungs, Happy Travelers – Pennsylvania boasts more amusement parks than any other state in the country! From dips and drops to soak zones and slides, each park is the ultimate way to pursue your happiness with the promise of an exciting experience for visitors of all ages...
With all there is to see and do in Pennsylvania, it’s easy to forget the diverse experiences that await visitors underground. While some of the caverns are open in the winter, the sites are perfect for summer travel since they are naturally air-conditioned and remain a constant cool temperature....
From life-sized longhouses to weightlessness simulators similar to those used by NASA, Pennsylvania offers many attractions that make learning and discovery fun for children of all ages. Keep kids learning outside of the classroom by visiting the state’s interactive and hands-on destinations...