Bucks County

“Pardon me, are you Aaron Burr, sir?” Lin Manuel Miranda's earnest voice echoed in my head, as I walked up to the Aaron Burr House in New Hope.

According to history, after killing one of America’s Founding Fathers, Alexander Hamilton, in their famous duel back in 1804, Burr escaped to Bucks County to take shelter at a home that was previously owned by his close friends. This building is now a bed

In Bucks County, it’s not hard to find a perfect place to take a photo. The trouble is choosing which one to post! With so many picturesque places and captivating experiences, it can be tough to know which ones would make the best Instagram shot. To hopefully make it a little easier, I’ve put together a list of the top locations to Instagram in Bucks County. From back roads to state parks, these

I know what you are thinking -- you are tired of sitting out back, barbecuing with an ice-cold drink in hand. Well, I am here to tell you that instead of hanging out back, why not visit a local historic park, appreciate all that Bucks County has to offer, and stop at a Bucks County brewery or distillery on your way home?

Stone House

Playwicki Farm, a 110-acre historic park located in Feasterville, has been

Take Your Pick at The Hickory Stick

Saturday, June 20, 2020 11:00 AM by Brittany Brown

The Hickory Stick is a small family business based in an old German schoolhouse in Perkasie. It re-opened in 2019 under Laura & Tom Devlin’s ownership and is one of the newest additions to the Bucks County Sweet Spots Trail!

Originally, Laura was working for Dairy Queen when she lost her daughter, Mia’s, father. It always brought back a smile to her face seeing all the kids get ice cream at DQ.

Established back in 1682, Bucks County has gathered its share of ghostly residents and haunting stories over the last few centuries. The County is home to roaming spirits, haunted roads and unexplained phenomenon. Join me as I embark on a driving tour of more than 20 haunted locations throughout Bucks County!

Follow along - if you dare! While driving the entire length of stops will take you a good

As of May 21, take-out cocktails are legal to purchase in Pennsylvania. House Bill 327 is designed to help restaurants, bars and hotels that continue to struggle during the coronavirus pandemic since they needed to shut down their dine-in services. Lucky for us, now, thirsty patrons can safely sip their favorite beverages to-go! Find a beverage at one of these local establishments…

1. Buckingham

One of the sweetest things about Bucks County are all of the treats that it has to offer. Spread throughout the County are dozens of local businesses who are waiting to provide you with the perfect remedies to quell your sweet tooth.

Last year, Visit Bucks County (VBC) launched the Bucks County Sweet Spots Trail, a list of places that sell sweets for you and your family and friends to turn it into

Take a Bite out of Bucks County Biscotti

Thursday, May 28, 2020 2:00 PM by Brittany Brown

Biscotti has always been a long-held delectable tradition in Italy. The dry, almond biscuit that originated in the hills of Tuscany, is a crunchy treat often dipped in coffee or tea. For Karen Riley and Craig Silbert, the folks over at Bucks County Biscotti, this oblong-shaped dessert is more than just a “biscuit.”

Biscotti stand history

Bucks County Biscotti Company is an artisan wholesale biscotti company co-founded

I love a good picnic in and around Langhorne There are so many scenic spots to enjoy an outdoor meal. To make things easy, I ordered takeout from local restaurants that were a less than 10 minute drive from the parks I visited. This kept the food fresh and allowed me to try food from unique local spots while exploring a variety of parks. All of the restaurants I looked at also cater to a variety

From Wacky Wafers and Astro Pops, to Nik L Nips and Whatchamacallits, stepping into Evolution Candy on East State Street is like taking a trip back in time. This little candy shop in the heart of downtown Doylestown has it all.

Mask

Whether you’re looking for a sweet birthday present or to surprise a loved one, ordering during the current climate has never been easier. All you have to do is call ahead