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Author: Brooke Hillman

Brooke Hillman is a writer and self-taught photographer based in Bucks County, PA. Instilled with a fierce love of Bucks County since childhood, Brooke loves sharing her hometown and its hidden gems with others. She’s a book nerd, travel addict and nature lover with a serious craving for the next adventure. She has a passion for exploring the world around her and hopes to inspire others to do the same.

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With the season for haunting stories and ghostly spirits ushering in, we knew that for this episode of ‘From the Locals’ we wanted to feature a place notorious for supernatural encounters. And the first place that came to mind, of course, was the Black Bass Hotel.

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Named to OpenTable’s 100 Most Scenic Restaurants in America in 2018, the Black Bass Hotel is not only a top inn, but one of Bucks

With pumpkin picking and fall festivities in full swing, it only seemed fitting that for episode 3 of From the Locals, we talk to Dave Fleming, an owner of one of the most popular autumn destinations in Bucks County: Shady Brook Farm. Located in Yardley, Shady Brook Farm is run today by Dave, his sister Amy, and his brother Paul, but was actually started 4 generations earlier by Dave’s

I am so excited to bring you our second episode of “From the Locals” – Visit Bucks County’s new podcast that explores the people, places, and experiences that make Bucks County a truly unique destination.

Carl & Brooke

In this episode, I speak with Carl Glassman who together with his wife Dinie owns and operates the Wedgwood Inn, a stunning 18-room historic bed and breakfast located in the heart of downtown

Hi there, I’m Brooke and I am so excited to introduce you to “From The Locals,” Visit Bucks County’s new podcast series dedicated to the people places and experiences that make Bucks County a truly unique destination. As your host, I’ll talk with bakers, innkeepers, winemakers, boutique owners and so many more locals who call Bucks County home.

As you may have heard, the first episode is now LIVE!

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

Bucks County’s music line up has something for everyone this season! If listening to soft café tunes over a cup of coffee is your thing, or a night of music at the theater is your scene, you’ll find something to sing and dance along to at one of these venues. Here are some of the top places to catch a live show this fall.

1. The Note at New Hope Winery

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Sip a glass of wine while you enjoy

Your Bucks County Summer Yoga Round-Up

Friday, June 21, 2019 12:00 PM by Brooke Hillman

June 21st isn’t just the Summer Solstice, but International Yoga Day! With longer summer days and earlier sunny mornings, the time is right for a little self-care with peaceful yoga. Grab your mat and reusable water bottle for some of these top yoga events in Bucks County this summer!

Sunrise Yoga

When: Every Tuesday and Thursday through June 27 from 5:30 – 6:30 a.m.
Where: The Prancing Peacock,

Every corner of Bucks County is brimming with historic landmarks and pre-revolutionary sites, echoing stories of the area’s – and our nation’s – past. Discover these stories and how they shaped the region in this 10-mile bike route through Doylestown, featuring stops at six historic sites along the way.

Aldie Mansion

Stop 1: Aldie Mansion

This beautiful former home was built for Doylestown residents William

Whether enjoying soft tunes over dinner or rocking out to a sold-out show on Friday night, Bucks County’s music scene has something for every evening. From big-name performers to local jazz artists, you can find entertainment in Bucks County every night of the week! Here are some of the top places to catch a live show this summer.

1. Aldie Mansion
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Heritage Conservancy’s popular

April showers may put a damper on outdoor plans, but they also make an excellent excuse to check out some of Bucks County’s best spots to get cozy with a unique, warm beverage! Pop on those rain boots and embrace the cloudy skies because these local spots make it totally worth it!

1. Lattes at Pretty Bird Coffee (Yardley)

Nestled on a corner in the heart of Yardley, and across from picturesque