Jim Thorpe ~ Pennsylvania ~ "Picturesque" ~ It's such a throw back in time to where the towns of yesterday were quiet and peaceful. It has a train that runs a few miles just outside of town so the tourists can enjoy the beauty that surrounds them.
(Pic of Madison, Indiana) Midwest Living editors have been visiting the region's small towns for more than 20 years. Here are our top 100 places to escape for a little shopping, sightseeing and relaxing.
Want to ride on a historic or unique train through great scenery without breaking the bank or spending a whole week doing it? Here's are 7 great choices for affordable and memorable train rides in the USA.
Biggest shoe house in York County Pennsylvania This is a fun place to visit. Friends of ours bought it after selling a local diner. They serve ice cream and give tours. A really fun place about 20 minutes away. by Connie Gary
Just a few thousand people live in New Hope, which is across the Delaware River from New Jersey. It is a popular spot for Broadway shows to be tested, and also is located six miles north of where George Washington historically crossed the Delaware.