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"Private Half-Day Walking Tour: Berlin Wall
"Private Half-Day Walking Tour: Berlin Wall Cold War and Checkpoint Charlie""Your guide will take you on a walk along the former death strip in the city center of Berlin and to a visit of the authentic sites and documentation centers.The tour starts at the Berlin Wall Documentation Center north of downtown Berlin. Here in ""Bernauer Strasse"" many of the dramatic escape attempts took place successfull and tragic ones. See where famous events of the Cold War happend
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Private New York Day Trip to Amish Country with Amish Mennonite Guides
"Your private driver-guide will meet your group at the New York City location of your choice at whatever time is best for you.  You will then travel approximately 2 hours and 45 minutes to Amish Country in Lancaster Pennsylvania. There you will meet up with your Amish or Mennonite guide and head out on a 6-hour adventure roaming and exploring the beautiful Amish countryside for the day.Early in the visit stop at an all-you-can-eat family-style restaurant where Amish food is prepared and served (not included in the cost of the tour). You will visit at least one of each of the following during the day: an Amish quilt shop; farm; farmers' market; water powe schools cemeteries and businesses along way. See the Amish working in their fields driving their horses and buggies and living a lifestyle more like the 1800s than today. It should be noted that each of these experiences is a real-life experience and encounter -- these are not staged tourist attractions. Your guide living in that community
From $799.00
 
Private Driving Tour of Lancaster and Amish Country
"Lancaster County is located approximately 90 minutes outside of Philadelphia and has been home to Amish and Mennonite communities for generations. Every tour includes a drive along many of the country roads that crisscross the area while you hear about the history philosophies and culture of the Amish and Mennonite people from your guide. Depending upon the length of your tour activities for your day may include taking a Amish buggy ride visiting a local bakery touring a museum to see how the Amish have lived for more than two centuries eating lunch at a classic Pennsylvania Dutch Smorgasbord or market
From $445.00

More Things to Do in State College

The New Ice Hockey Valhalla at Penn State

WELCOME TO HOCKEY VALLEYPrior to the 2013-14 ice hockey season, Penn State University had not participated in the NCAA Division I hockey program and played only on a club level. However, thanks to...
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Feb 20, 2015

Centre Furnace Mansion ~ Part I

Looking for something to do during our few daylight hours of free time, I picked up a brochure listing nearby attractions. One of the local sights that caught my eye was the "Centre Furnance Mansion"...
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Nov 26, 2013

Farmers Market ~ Farm Fresh!

Our daughter had told us about the Farmers Market in downtown State College, but until our most recent visit we had never been in town on the days it was being held. We were lucky to be there on a...
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Sep 22, 2013

The College 9 Theaters

During our first visit to State College for volleyball tournaments, a parent of one of the team members became a sort of "social director" and planned a few events for anyone interested. One thing she...
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Oct 15, 2012

"Tour, Roar, Explore" in Central Pennsylvania

Usually it's the larger metropolitan areas of Pennsylvania which get lots of attention from visitors, but Central Pennsylvania is what you might call a hidden gem. There is so much to see and do and...
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Oct 15, 2012

Penn State University

For visitors and local residents alike, Penn State University offers a wide variety of things to do: lectures, stage and musical events, art exhibits, film festivals, an arboretum, planetarium, and of...
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Oct 15, 2012
 
 
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"Largest University Creamery in the Nation"

While you will see that the Berkey Creamery has a listing under the 'restaurant' tip section, I felt it deserved an entry in the 'things to do' section as well. Its reputation for delicious ice cream...
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Sep 16, 2012

"Inspiration" ~ Mural in Downtown State College

January, 2012: A golden halo has been painted above the head of beloved Penn State football coach Joe Paterno who has passed away and was buried on January 25, 2012.November, 2011: The depiction of...
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Jan 26, 2012

JoePa is everywhere!

These photos show the image of Joe Paterno, legendary Penn State football coach, is everywhere at State College. As I write these words on October 30, 2011, I must note that just yesterday, Penn State...
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Nov 11, 2011

SEE THE BRONZE JOEPA

RIGHT BY THE STADIUM is a very nice tribute to Joe Paterno in the form of a bronze statue of Coach along with a quote of his on the wall behind him. "i HOPE THEY WRITE I MADE PENN STATE A BETTER...
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Nov 11, 2011

Visit the Penn State football stadium

If you go into the Penn State Hall of Fame/Museum, located on one corner of the stadium, they can tell you when the next tour of the stadium will be. It was via the tour that we were able to see...
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Nov 11, 2011

SEE THE PENN STATE ALL-SPORTS MUSEUM

THIS IS ESSENTIALLY A HALL OF FAME combined with a museum, and is located in one corner of the stadium, with access from the sidewalk outside. It is very well done and interesting. Also it is in the...
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Oct 30, 2011

The Bryce Jordan Center at Penn State

Just adjacent to the Multi-Sports Center on Penn State's campus is the Bryce Jordan Center. Like many other buildings on campus, it looks solid, enormous but not architecturally remarkable. However,...
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Jul 11, 2011

Beer sampling.

What better way to spend four hours than to sample some of the better beer products from some breweries handing out samples. Since 2001 the Brew Fest has been going on in State College at The Stater...
Travmad
Apr 04, 2011

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