Vermont Tourism Guide
With 23 downtown areas recognized by the 2007 World Travel and Tourism Council as winners of the Tourism For Tomorrow completion, along with its abundance of waterways and mountainous beauty, Vermont has much to offer as a vacation destination. You can shop, eat and see a show at Rutland’s Art Deco skyscraper or Burlington’s Church Street Marketplace, visit the Fairbanks Museum in St. Johnsbury, or see a play at Brattleboro’s Latchis Theatre and Hotel—there’s no end to the fun!
Vermont is an artisan’s paradise due to its natural beauty
and the assortment of indigenous resources. You will find
talented artist proud to show off their creative handcrafted
pieces ranging from intricately carved woodwork to astounding
colors and pattern in their pottery and customized jewelry
and furniture. You will be amazed at the variety of functional,
decorative and unique items—many of which can be purchased
to decorate your home.
If you are a “Foodie” then Vermont’s farms and gardens will make your mouth water! You will find blueberries, peaches, strawberries, pumpkins, eggplant, peppers and all the other items you would expect in a superior garden or orchard. In turn, more than 100 farms supply fresh produce to over 200 eateries across the state so you are able to eat farm fresh naturally grown gourmet dishes. Vermont also has over a dozen vineyards and 18 breweries so you can order glass local refreshment to go with your meal.
When you're on vacation in Vermont why not set up a ringback tone for your cellular phone. Our guide to free ringback tones is the starting point to learn about this fun tool. Imagine a James Taylor song playing for your friends and family when they call you. Nothing tells them your mood better than a ringback.
No matter what region of Vermont you decide to visit, you won’t be disappointed. From mountain biking, hiking, and fishing or whitewater rafting and canoeing or going shopping at the many malls and outlet centers, Vermont has something for everyone.
Photo Credits: Bridge by Zdenek Svoboda;
Buy Local and Farm by Brian and Shannon;