As the French novelist Marcel Proust once wrote “the real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.” As we now find ourselves smack dab in the middle of summer, what better time to give your local area a second look and become a tourist in your town? Use those “new eyes” to rediscover your own backyard.
Bucks County, PA boasts a pristine rural beauty that is sought out by tourists worldwide. Why not join them in enjoying the charming small towns, rolling hills of vineyards and pastures, winding roads with historic barns and covered bridges, and of course the scenic Delaware River Valley. If tourists are willing to travel the world over to get here, and you can get here on just a few gallons of gas, what are you waiting for?
You may think time is running short (and you may feel the same about your vacation funds), which is what makes proximity a hot commodity in your last minute travel planning. There are many benefits to being a local tourist not the least of which include skipping the cost of airfare, and spending long days in the car. With some simple planning and creativity, you can put together a dream vacation right here in beautiful Bucks County, PA.
Pack your bags and make your way to our New Hope Area Bed and Breakfast, the perfect landing spot for those who wish to explore all there is to do in Bucks and Hunterdon Counties, or for those who want to kick back, relax and rejuvenate their soul.
Often people live in the same place for years and never take the time to visit even the most popular tourist attractions in their area, let alone all the hidden treasures. Plenty of tourists have discovered our landscapes, you should too!