Billy’s Downtown Diner in Allentown Combines Comfort Food with Great Attitude

January 9th, 2014 posted by

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Billy's scrumptious Tonga Toast

I don’t have to tell anyone how unseasonably cold it has been around here recently.

Even if you are reading this tanning on a beach in Florida you’ve surely seen the news about Lehigh Valley’s rare sub-zero temperatures. Pipes freezing, cars not starting, power outages; it’s enough to drive one to…comfort food!

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“Hotel Insider,” Our Q & A Blog with Lehigh Valley’s Days Hotel Allentown Airport

January 7th, 2014 posted by

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The inviting Days Hotel Allentown Airport

For those that didn’t catch the last couple “Look Inside the Hotels” blogs, the series shows some love for our local lodging properties, and piggybacks off our regularly, weekly featured Travel Tuesday deals on DiscoverLehighValley.com.

The blog takes a similar format of our Foodie Friday blog featuring a question and answer format. We tried to steer away from some of the mundane questions that one might think, and feature some useful and entertaining questions. You might be surprised at some of the answers. So enjoy and check back regularly Tuesdays (usually twice a month) to catch a new featured property.

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A Lehigh Valley InSite 2013 Year in Review

December 31st, 2013 posted by

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Year in Review

This year we’ve written 209 blog posts. So it’s time to take a look back on what we wrote in 2013.

Let’s get answers to what the biggest stories and best lists of the year were.

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Enjoying Lehigh Valley Lunch Spots in Allentown, Bethlehem & Easton!

December 26th, 2013 posted by

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Fabulous Lunch Spots

While most of my coworkers were out doing last minute holiday shopping during lunch hours last week, I treated myself to some fabulous meals at Lehigh Valley local restaurants.

Let’s just say I’ll be one of those ladies going back to the gym a few pounds heavier than I was on my last visit.

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What’s open on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day in Lehigh Valley

December 23rd, 2013 posted by

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Ring in 2014 Lehigh Valley style!

It’s that time of year, when you have four options: Throw a party, attend a party, go out or stay in. Here is a list of plenty of options.

Should you decide to go out, which is what we suggest you do, as it doesn’t involve cleaning up, we suggest you be safe and have a happy New Year.

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Discover Lehigh Valley’s Favorite Food of 2013

December 20th, 2013 posted by

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Best Meals of 2013

With 2014 less than a week and a half away we thought it would be the perfect time to look back and reflect on one of our favorite topics here at Discover Lehigh Valley – food. With its diverse selection of quality restaurants, Lehigh Valley is a food-lovers dream.

As a staff we compiled a list of our personal favorite meals that we’ve enjoyed around the valley in 2013, and invite you to share your favorites too!

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Santa Claus Ranks His Top 5 Favorite Lehigh Valley Buildings

December 18th, 2013 posted by

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Santa granted us a special interview

We all know that Santa Claus is coming to town on December 25 and even if you don’t have a chimney, he’ll find a way in somehow.

And since he and his reindeer are pretty magical, he shouldn’t have much trouble visiting each and every house in Lehigh Valley to deliver presents.

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Top 5 Lehigh Valley Holiday Activities Not to be Missed!

December 17th, 2013 posted by

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It’s no secret that we love the holiday season here in Lehigh Valley. Bethlehem isn’t called ‘The Christmas City’ for nothing! Of course, we’ve highlighted great holiday festivals like Christkindlmarkt, which was featured on the Today Show this week as one of the top holiday markets in the country!

But once you’ve done your stroll of Christmas City Village and shopped for longer than you through possible- we still have more for you to do! Have a peek at our top five holiday activities that might have slipped under your radar.

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What’s open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day in Lehigh Valley

December 16th, 2013 posted by

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What's open on X-mas Eve and/or Day?

Traditions, that’s what the holiday season is all about. Whether you’re celebrating around a tree with friends or going to the movies, last minute gift or grocery shopping, there are just as many reasons to stay in on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day as there are reasons to go out. With that in mind, should you choose to go out, here is a list of places to eat, play and shop on Christmas Eve and/or Day.

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Foodie Friday Q & A with Lehigh Valley’s Dunderbak’s Restaurant

December 13th, 2013 posted by

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Dunderbak's Cafe

For those of us locals who have ever been to the Lehigh Valley Mall, we are oh so familiar with the smells that permeate the air close to Macy’s interior entrance. The smells wafting through the air are those of Dunderbak’s. It’s as if you were walking the streets of some quaint town in Germany with the music playing and the scents of their favorite traditions.

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