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

A Geocaching Convert

What would you say if someone asked you to go on a treasure hunt? For those of us whose hobby

Discover the Barrens

Hidden along the southern border of Pennsylvania are four preserves with a feature that might be unfamiliar to you. These

History on the Water

May is the month we typically pull out our kayaks, clean them and start checking the weather forecast on a

Planning Your Pennsylvania Summer Vacation

Did you miss National Plan for Vacation Day on January 29? If so, it’s time to get into high gear