Skip the beach and go to a shimmering lakeside paradise this summer. Nothing against the shore, but we’re eager to talk about another waterside getaway that needs to be on every Happy Traveler’s bucket list: lake vacations. Lakes often lap against outdoor recreation opportunities, incredible scenery, and unique lodging. We’re talking good times on the lakefront with kayaking, boating, swimming, and fishing — not to mention hiking trails and firing up the grill after a day out on the water. Whether you’re looking for a romantic or family-friendly getaway, Pennsylvania boasts countless lakeside retreats waiting to welcome you.