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Shopping in Lancaster County

  Hot apple cider, the crackle of a wood fire and crisp autumn leaves. Now is a wonderful time to grab a loved one and escape for a few days. If you haven’t gotten the chance to explore what this area has to offer, the opportunities are endless. A few miles south of our inn…

The Red Chair visits the Coolest Small town, Lititz, PA

Recently we were honored to have the Red Chair on a two day visit as it makes it’s way across the US. (Follow the Red Chair’s travels here) It arrived here at Swiss Woods just as the Lititz Craft Show was underway, so it picked a very busy time to visit. We were the first…

The Red Chair has arrived at Swiss Woods Bed and Breakfast

After spending some time near Philly Red was ready for the country. A visit to the Lancaster County Farmers Market was her last stop, where she snagged a ride with my sister Joanna after enjoying one of Country Twist’s amazing soft pretzels. This morning she is catching up with her journal out by the lily…

Lititz, PA leads the voting…

..in Budget Travel.com’s coolest small town contest. You can read the details and vote here.  Is it any surprise to us that we are even in the running let alone far ahead? No! Lititz is filled with small town pride, a wonderful main street with shops and merchants who love what they do. The park…

Farming and our Lancaster County Bed and Breakfast

Lancaster County has a reputation for incredibly fertile farmland, huge harvests, an abundance of veggies and fruit and great dairy. Turkey Hill Ice Cream is now available all over the East Coast and I even saw some in Chicago on my last visit there. At our Lititz area bed and breakfast we make an effort…

Lancaster County and Country Music Classics

Shindig in the Barn… if that rings any bells with you, you were most likely living in Lancaster County in the 60’s when the Guernsey Barn on the corner of Rt 30 and Rt 896 was packed to overflowing on Saturday night with Country and Gospel music fans. Straw bales lined the walls. Chairs crowded…