Burlington May Be the Most Cosmopolitan City in Vermont
Visitors easily fall in love with the beauty, nature, arts, culture and charm during a tour of Burlington. Apart from being Vermont’s largest city it has Lake Champlain’s beautiful shores, perfect summer temperatures and nestled between the Green and Adirondack mountains. After beautiful summer temperatures allowing for hiking trips, sunning on the beaches, fishing and swimming, the winter months are great for skiing holidays and trips.
This is one city that are always entertaining for tourists and residents alike, because when you visit Burlington there will be something worthwhile to do. Festivals are highly rated in Burlington and with the great climate it is not strange to see many outdoor concerts. Some of the top things to do when you visit Burlington is a trip to Leddy Park especially if you have children. Indoor as well as outdoor fun activities such as part of the beach, ball fields, indoor ice rinks, playgrounds, tennis courts and a bike path makes this destination a must-do in Burlington.
Lake Champlain Chocolates is a tourist attraction of note and a Burlington visit will not be complete without sampling some of the decadent chocolates they are so famous for. You can have a tour of the factory and learn all about chocolate making or buy lovely assortments of chocolate at the Café or Factory Store. The Church Street Marketplace is a very high point of interest and you will find things there that is unique and from around the world. This is a definite place to visit, especially when looking for a special gift for someone at very affordable prices. If you are an outdoor adventure person you can take one of the many walking or hiking tours. Some tours will include a sleep-over and others just short day trips with various distances for you to choose from.