Go Caving!

When it comes to weather, March is an unpredictable month. Warming temperatures make me  anxious to get out of the

Float Your Pain and Worries Away!

Perhaps you’ve heard someone mention Flotation Therapy or Sensory Deprivation Tanks, but aren’t quite sure what that entails. I recently

It’s Farm Show Time!

The rolling farmland of Lancaster County serves as a daily reminder of our longstanding connection to agriculture. This month the

A Taste of Lancaster County … In a Basket

If you’ve ever struggled to find the perfect Christmas gift, you are not alone. Many of us labor over this

My Vote for Best of …

During my annual trip to the Outer Banks of North Carolina, I discovered my new favorite eatery: Duck Donuts. Who

Fun on the Farm

The colors are changing, and temperatures are dipping. Autumn is officially here. I’ve got a great destination to find some

Sharing a Ride …

Looking through the Backyard Tourist archive, it occurred to me that I have always started with the assumption that readers

A Celebration of Flight

One Saturday when I was a teenager, my parents gathered me and my siblings for a surprise day trip. We