“Practical and detailed travel guide to Amish landmarks and lifestyle.”
“This useful guide to an interesting area is recommended for travel collections.”
“Heavy on vacationing facts—everything including Amish etiquette, bike tours, restaurants, shopping and local radio stations.”
—(Cleveland) Plain Dealer
“An insider’s scoop on where to stay, how to find the local fairs, firehouse suppers, and farmer’s markets, and where to find the best restaurants, museums, and covered bridges.”
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, the Amish Country, attracts five million visitors a year. Its distinctively rural flavor and Amish inhabitants offer tourists a glimpse of life in the tranquil, unspoiled countryside.
Guide to the Amish Country: 3rd Edition comprehensively explains Amish culture and beliefs and contains addresses and descriptions of attractions, motels, eating places, and various happenings. Also included are quilt shops, antique markets, wineries, farmers’ markets, parks, and museums.
The guide describes such popular attractions as the world’s largest pretzel bakery, the Strasburg Railroad, Hershey, the People’s Place Quilt Museum, the Amish Village, Dutch Wonderland, and Lancaster County’s 29 covered bridges.
This is the ePub/eBook version of this title. This is not the print edition.