Bucks County Named One of Top 10 Quick Summer Getaways In the World

(Bucks County, PA) Visit Bucks County is proud to announce that Sherman’s Travel has named Bucks County, PA a Top 10 Quick Summer Getaway. The article highlights the county’s versatility in appealing to almost any crowd by showcasing its restaurants, outdoor activities, wineries, bed and breakfasts and kid-friendly attractions, with specific mention to Sesame Place and the River Hot Dog Man at Delaware River Tubing.

"Bucks County got high marks from all of our editors, not only because it's so accessible from several major East Coast cities, but because it offers so many great options — for families, romantics, adventurers, foodies, and eternal hippies alike," stated Darren Frei, Online Editorial Director of Sherman’s Travel.

Bucks County is easily accessible from almost any major city on the East Coast. It is less than an hour drive from Philadelphia, 2.5 hours from Baltimore, and 1.5 hours from New York City. For visitors traveling from the West, they can hop on a quick flight to Philadelphia and drive to their final destination in Bucks County.

 “We are honored to have been named one of the Top Ten Quick Summer Getaways in the world. With its rich history, beautiful landscapes, exquisite bed and breakfasts, bustling downtown areas, and its ease to travel to, Bucks County is truly a destination for just about anyone,” says Jerry Lepping, Executive Director of Visit Bucks County.

Bucks County is delighted to be included with the same company as: Azzores, Portugal; Bermuda; Cape Breton Island, Canada; Chicago; Jackson Hole, Wyoming; Juneau, Alaska; Niagra-on-the-Lake, Canada; Ojai, California; and Reykjavik, Iceland.

The complete article can be viewed following this link, http://www.shermanstravel.com/top_tens/Quick_Summer_Getaways/Bucks_County,_Pennsylvania  

About Sherman’s Travel
Sherman’s Travel is a publisher of travel deals and destination ideas. Around one thousand travel deals are listed on their website, www.shermanstravel.com, in addition to a weekly e-newsletter that features the best 25 travel deals called Sherman’s Top 25. The e-newsletter reaches 4,000 subscribers every Wednesday. Sherman’s also publishes a magazine called Sherman’s Travel, tailored to travelers that seek smart values in travel.

About Visit Bucks County
Visit Bucks County (VBC) is the official tourist promotion agency for Bucks County. The mission of the VBC is to increase visitation in Bucks County by effectively marketing its heritage and its diverse sites and attractions.  . For more information on VBC activities call 1-800-836-BUCKS, visit www.VisitBucksCounty.com  or stop by the Bucks County Visitor Center located at 3207 Street Road in Bensalem (adjacent to the entrance to the PARX Casino). The Visitor Center is open seven days a week from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. It is easily accessible from the Pennsylvania Turnpike, Route 1 and Interstate 95.

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