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Love the Amish Country

If you want a get away that brings you back to a lighter happier time, then Lancaster is the place. I love visiting here and going to Miller's, staying at the steamboat Inn and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2015
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Cape May, New Jersey
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34 reviews 34 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

If you want a get away that brings you back to a lighter happier time, then Lancaster is the place. I love visiting here and going to Miller's, staying at the steamboat Inn and shopping the outlets. It's so beautiful and just a lovely two day trip for all. Their light theatre is a best kept secret as well. I... More 

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West Milford, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

My wife and I love Ronk's Pa. as a beautiful peaceful place to enjoy the farm animals and horse drawn Amish carts. We love spending time with local farmers and always enjoy their markets and witnessing the simple lifestyles. We have even gone to an Amish church on sunday and were truly blessed by it. Not for city folks who... More 

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nj
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

First time visiting the Amish country, we thought we would see local crafts and hand made antiques. Just your typical commercial stores and made in China junk. We also went puppy hunting, due to the web site Greenfield puppies. Well, just Google Amish puppy mills and you will find what we saw. These are horrible people. I'm speechless. Never support... More 

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Gentofte
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Very relaxing and beautiful county. Something for everybody to see and do. Visit the Railroad Museum in Strasburg. Eat at Katies near Strasburg. Shop at the OUTLETs.

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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

We took a large group of students there this past week and enjoyed the two days spent in Amish Country. From the Amish Experience, to the buggy rides and onto all the great foods we had, this was an awesome experience. We really enjoyed the fact that their lifestyle is so different then ours, yet very unique and very cool.... More 

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IOWA
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63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We sent for a visitors guide of Lancaster County PA and tried to take full advantage of the sites listed. You need several days to do the beautiful area justice. The farmsteads you will see as you drive are neat. I loved seeing the neat gardens and the laundry hung on clothes lines running from the houses to an out... More 

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Sandown, New Hampshire, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

When one thinks of Amish Country, PA, hopefully it is not because of those Discovery Channel shows depicting "actual Amish People!" Nothing could be further from the truth. If you want to take a step back and relax and enjoy the sights and sounds of country life then this is definitely a trip for you. From bucolic country sides, to... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Its a different way of life. Some innovations are unique and interesting indeed. Quietly displayed. I love old farm equipment, so it was a treat for me.The needlecraft on display and sale is excellent. Remember to buy some bread, preserves or souvenirs. I bought a cook book as the farm fresh food would have not lasted the transatlantic flight!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015 via mobile

Amazing experience even if it's only for a few days. Take some side roads and you will see many horse and nights, amish people , and farms. Be sure to go to Jessica's and Aaron's buggy rides (take the one hour it's worth it). And make sure to go to the amish village tour. They take you to an ex... More 

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Elizabeth, New Jersey
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Get out of the city and experience another way of life. We went on an Amish buggy ride at Abe's even stopped for a cold lemonade along the way.went to an Amish market and stopped at a few roadside stores selling handmade Amish merchandise .A great escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. Experience it for yourself you... More 

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