This northeastern state has plenty for visitors to see and do including 14 amusement parks. See the water fun at the Sandcastle waterslide in Pittsburgh or check out the ‘BattleCam’ overlooking the historic site of Gettysburg.|
Pennsylvania is known as the Keystone state for its role in the formation of the original United States as well as its key industries which included wagon-building, rifles, food and tobacco. It currently ranks 8th in the nation for wine making.
The largest city by far is industrial Philadelphia and capital is Harrisburg which hosts the annual Auto Show and the Pennsylvania Farm Show, the largest indoor agricultural expo in the US. You will also find the longest stone arch bridge in the world here, the Rockville Bridge.
The town of Hershey is the Chocolate Capital of America and the state of Philadelphia is home to the Philly cheesesteak sandwich, water ice, soft pretzels, and TastyKakes