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10 Unique Tours Near Hershey PA

Whether you’ve been to South Central Pennsylvania or not, the best way to really get to know a place is by taking a tour. Come explore Hershey, Harrisburg, Lancaster, Gettysburg, and Cumberland by taking advantage of a variety of guided and self-guided tours, from animals, art and food to hiking, biking and history. So, get…

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Inn at Westwynd Farm’s 20th Anniversary Sweepstakes

We find it hard to believe it’s been 20 years since we opened our doors as a bed and breakfast on Westwynd farm. Since then, Frank and I have welcomed hundreds of new and returning guests and couples who have come to share special moments with their loved ones: engagements, elopements, weddings, honeymoons, anniversary celebrations,…

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4 Reasons to Visit ZooAmerica in Hershey PA

You have likely been to a zoo at least once in your life. If you’ve been to more than one, then the experiences were likely quite similar. Often, there’s a petting zoo, monkey cages, river otters, peacocks, etc. ZooAmerica, located in Hershey, is a different animal. Not only do they feature some incredible creatures, but…

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Top Restaurants with Outdoor Seating Near Hershey PA

The Hershey/Harrisburg area is teeming with restaurants, offering everything from charming cafes and brewpubs to wood-fired pizza and elegant dining. But what makes this area even more special is the abundance of outdoor seating options during the warmer months. You’ll find tables on tree-lined sidewalks, in cozy courtyards, on lofty rooftops, in fun beer gardens,…

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Top 3 Ways to Enjoy the Water in Hershey this Summer

As soon as mother nature even hints at summer, we start dreaming… and longing to wear shorts and sandals, watch fireflies and butterflies, sip ice cold lemonade or sweet tea, savor ice cream treats, and enjoy long, sunny days, especially around water. Whether you prefer to swim, float, boat, fish, or just enjoy the view,…

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7 Reasons to Visit Hershey Park PA

Guests always have a fabulously fun time when they stay with us at our Hershey, PA bed and breakfast. We are located less than 4 miles from one of the area’s top attractions – Hershey Park. Hershey Park is really three parks in one! You can spend a day getting lost and having fun in…

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9 Favorite Indoor Activities in Hershey PA

Whether you live near Hershey or you’re planning a trip to visit, having a list of indoor activities is always beneficial. Mother Nature does not often cooperate with our plans, so unexpected rain or a drop in temperature can put a kink in even the best planner’s itinerary. Here are 9 favorite indoor activities in…

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5 Must-Try Breweries and Distilleries in Hershey PA

Craft beer has been on the rise, with 8,275 craft breweries operating in the US in 2019 – that’s up almost 1,000 from 2018. And the great state of Pennsylvania leads the pack with the most craft beer produced each year – 3,719,415 barrels and 1,229,906,400 12 oz. bottles (according to alcohol.org)! You may be…

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Chocolate & More Sweet Treat Trail in Hershey and Harrisburg PA

You may be wondering, what on earth do chocolate and sweets have in common with Bingo. Here in Hershey… a LOT! The Chocolate & More Sweet Treat Trail in Hershey and Harrisburg, PA has turned chocolate and sweet shops into a Bingo game – fun (and tasty) for a romantic getaway for two! While the…

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14 Top Hiking Trails in Central PA

Central Pennsylvania is truly a hiking- and nature-lover’s paradise. If you’ve not been here before, you’re in for a real treat. Nature abounds thanks to the Susquehanna River and Blue Mountain Ridge, part of the great Appalachian Mountains. The rolling terrain and valleys, abundance of trees, and mild climate creates the ideal environment for outdoor…