Regardless of where you are in Lehigh Valley, you’re never far from a scenic walk. And depending on what kind of walker you are—whether you’re a leisurely stroller or an active adventurer—you’ll find plenty of paths amidst the area’s public parks, state forests, and college campuses. Perhaps the toughest challenge is figuring out which walk you’d like to try. To help you decide, we contacted the owners and employees of several Lehigh Valley’s walking and running outfitters. Here are their top picks for five great walks in Lehigh Valley.
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With so many fantastic locally-owned restaurants here in Lehigh Valley, it’s sometimes hard to decide where to go or what to eat. Throughout the seasons, restaurant groups of Allentown, Bethlehem, Easton, and beyond come together to highlight Restaurant Week.
December 14, 2020 by Discover Lehigh Valley
December is usually one of the busiest months for restaurants, between special event bookings, catered luncheons, packed bars, and general frolicking that typically goes on. But as the coronavirus pandemic continues to squash social gatherings, travel plans, and on-site dining in Lehigh Valley, no one needs to be told why this year is different.
Restaurants are bringing their A-game to help diners get into the holiday spirit at home. From Christmas to Hanukkah and all the cozy days in between, a range of familiar favorites and under-the-radar eateries offer takeout options for every palate and at-home party style.
November 17, 2020 by Discover Lehigh Valley
It's 2020, and many families are looking for a little tradition or something extra this holiday season. A trip to the Christmas tree farm isn't just about getting the tree: It's also about making memories together. Lehigh Valley Christmas Tree Farms can guarantee the freshest trees, wreaths, and greenery possible.
Like for most destinations and families, Turkey Day in Lehigh Valley is cause for celebration, since it marks the official start of the holidays in the Lehigh Valley region. This year just may have a little different light to it.
November 9, 2020 by Discover Lehigh Valley
Grab your hot cocoa and scarves and check out these holiday favorites in Lehigh Valley. Whether you prefer to take in the spectacular light displays by foot or from the comfort of a heated vehicle, you're sure to be astounded by these displays. Who knows - you might even spot Santa for a socially distant, photo opportunity!
Boutique & extended-stay hotels to open in the region
Big-brand hotels are opening in Lehigh Valley—Hilton—and historic renovated buildings strengthen the region’s boutique cred. Together, the three new hotels are unlocking 168 new rooms to meet the anticipated visitor demand, which was steadily increasing before the COVID-19 outbreak in the U.S. and has been on the rise for over the past 10 years. Even since the pandemic, the region has seen some of the strongest hotel demand in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania since March 2020.