Burlington, VT was recently voted one of America's Best Downtowns by Forbes online! If you've ever been to Burlington, chances are you've found yourself strolling along the pedestrian center known as The Church Street Marketplace. Here you can find shopping, local businesses, cultural events & festivals as well as some lively street performers! At night, enjoy dinner at one of the many diverse restaurants, enjoy world-class theater at the Flynn Center, or listen to live music at one of the many clubs. With anything you need in a three block radius, it's a terrific place to shop, grab a cup of coffee, or wine and dine, and everyone from tourists to business folk to local residents regularly find themselves here!
Burlington, VT has also been voted as one of America's Best Adventure Towns by National Geographic. With its pedestrian-friendly center, vibrant music scene, local breweries, and assortment of fine dining, it's already deserving of recognition. But then there's the assortment of attractions all within an hour's ride from the city: multiple ski resorts (think Stowe, Smuggler's Notch, Sugarbush), the Vermont Teddy Bear Co., and Shelburne Farms to name a few. And don't forget hiking in the Green Mountains and all those miles of Lake Champlain shoreline to explore! There's a little something for everyone here!