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Category: Itineraries + Guides

How To Spend A Day in Doylestown

by Heather McGurrin on June 26, 2022

After hearing about the Peace Valley Lavender Farm on a recent visit to Doylestown for the International Bike Film Festival, I put it on the top of my list to head back there to explore more of Doylestown at the end of the school year with my mom. And what a day it was! The lovely lavender farm is located in Bucks County’s bucolic Doylestown, PA. The aroma of lavender hits your nose as soon as you…

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Book a Corporate Retreat at Copper House Events in Riegelsville

by Jessica Duckworth on May 22, 2022

As a leader in your company, you've probably seen or experienced burnout. Perhaps your group works remotely. Staff may feel disconnected. Maybe everyone gathers at the office, but your workload is heavy. Weariness can stretch you and your team to the limit. But you don't have to give stress the final say. Copper House Events is here to help! Owner Pam Anderson helps teams avoid burnout by hosting…

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Host Your Wedding or Event at the Gorgeous Tyler Gardens

by Heather McGurrin on May 16, 2022

My mom and I had the pleasure of attending an event hosted by Open Aire Affairs at the beautiful Tyler Gardens, located on the campus of Bucks County Community College in Newtown, Pennsylvania. The formal gardens were completed in 1931 to provide a dignified landscape setting for George and Stella Elkins Tyler’s estate, Indian Council Rock. There are four tiers of gorgeous gardens influenced by…

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4 Favorite Hiking Spots In Bucks County PA For Toddlers

by Kristina Tinsley on May 4, 2022

You don’t have to go far from home to find exciting experiences for you and your kids. I live in Bucks County PA and would like to share my favorite hiking spots. I have taken my toddlers to all of these places and we have always enjoyed them. Peace Valley Hiking Trails Peace Valley Park as a heavily trafficked 10k paved pathway that goes around Lake Galena. The paved path attracts runners…

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Open for the Season: Andalusia Historic House, Gardens & Arboretum

by Jessica Duckworth on April 19, 2022

You're craving a peaceful retreat. You've felt the pressure of changing times. Worries have seemed overwhelming, and the cares of life have weighed heavily. You need a quiet setting – an oasis from the noise – to refresh your spirit. Find your center at the Andalusia Historic House, Gardens & Arboretum. The estate lies nestled in the countryside in a town called Andalusia (near Bensalem), miles…

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10+ Healthy Places to Hit Up in Bucks County

by Christina Cordaro on January 8, 2022

New year, new you, right?! A new year can symbolize new beginnings for many people. Year after year, the most popular resolution by far is getting in shape, and maintaining a healthy diet and lifestyle for your wellness and being. Lucky for you, there are a wide range of dining options in Bucks County to eat healthy, but still feel like you’re on vacation! Below is a list of restaurants that you…

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Bucks County Residential Holiday Lights Driving Tour

by Louise Feder on December 10, 2021

There are so many things I look forward to when it comes to the holidays in Bucks County: decorated shop windows, frosty mornings on the Delaware River, hot chocolate at the Christmas Tree farms. It’s a pretty special place to be this time of year! But I have to say, it’s the strong sense of community that makes me especially proud to be a local. Lately, there isn’t a day that goes by where I’m…

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Shop Small with these #MadeinBucksCo Shops

by Brittany Brown on November 23, 2021

Shop small this holiday season at some of Bucks County’s spectacular local businesses and shopping districts… Shopping Destinations Peddler’s Village (Lahaska): Step back in time at this Victorian Village filled with some of Bucks County’s most beloved shops and restaurants, like Inferno, a hot sauce tasting shop, and Cigar Cigars for tobacco aficionados. The Square (Dublin): The Square is a…

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7 Things to Do for Halloween in Bucks County

by Brittany Brown on October 11, 2021

There’s plenty of outdoor Halloween fun to be had this year in Bucks County. Lucky us, the spooky holiday falls on a Sunday, meaning we can spend the whole day partaking in parties! Froehlich’s Farm Froehlich’s Farm is opening up their festival fields for their annual Fall Festival. On Saturdays and Sundays in October, come on out to build your own scarecrows, pick your own pumpkins from their…

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Hop On These Hay Rides in Bucks County this Fall

by Christina Cordaro on September 28, 2021

It is that time of year again when the air is crisp, picturesque foliage surrounds us, flannels and sweaters are to be worn, and pumpkin spice lattes are enjoyed! Bucks County is beautiful on its own, but during the fall, you can safely enjoy the scenic views by visiting the below places and going on everyone’s favorite form of farm transportation: a hayride! Charlann Farms Yardley This farm…

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