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Guide to Burlington
Guide to Burlington

Interesting places and facts about the city Burlington in USA

Burlington is the largest city of Vermont State. It is situated between the Adirondack Mountains and Lake Champlain. The first settlement was formed in 1763. Nowadays, it is a cultural and financial center of the state with many colleges and universities.

Points of Interests and Landmarks of Burlington

The educational institutions of Burlington kindle tourists’ interest. Vermont University, opened in the 18th century, is the largest institution, covering an area of 2 square kilometers. The territory is full of greenery and flowers. The library, built in 1883, resembles medieval times. It still has the 19th century hall for lunch. The Champlain College, dating back to the 19th century, is also worth visiting. History lovers will appreciate the Shelbern Museum, which collects artifacts of the first people who created America. Those interested in architecture must go to the Follett House Museum. It is a majestic structure erected in 1840. Its feature is the Doric Colonnade. The post office, belonging to the beginning of the 20th century, is also of value.
The center of Burlington is perfect place for walking. The Church Street area is its heart. All the buildings located here are made of red stone. Almost all of them belong to the 19th century. This is the historic center of the city. After hiking, it is worth to go on a trip to museums. ECHO is one of the largest scientific centers of the city, offering visitors to learn more the flora and fauna, see the remains of ships wrecked.
The Bern Gallery is the pride of the city. Visitors to it can see how glass decorations are created. The work of glass blowers, of course, will leave a strong impression. If you want to repeat elegant tricks and create your own decoration from glass, you can attend a glassblower school. The city regularly organizes various festivals: large-scale New Year’s events, “Discover Jazz”, taking place in June, when the best jazz musicians, performers of blues and Latin American motifs gather; a brewing festival in the middle of summer, where you can try the best beer in America; air show in late August.
Tourists can pretty much laugh in the evening with the comedy club of Vermont. Tourists can pretty much laugh in the evening with the comedy club Vermont. Visitors note talented comedians. The place is equipped with a nice bar where you can buy drinks.

Cuisine and Restaurants of Burlington

Pizzeria Verita is a place that pizza lovers should definitely visit. They serve one of the best pizzas in the country. Servings are very large. Penny Cluse Cafe serves excellent breakfasts. Large queues indicate the quality of food. Hen of the Wood is a restaurant serving American food. Black cod is of particular interest in the menu. American Flatbread is the place to visit if you want to taste excellent beer and fresh pizza. Trattoria Delia offers delicious Italian food and rich wine list. Book a room in the city hotel or rent a car on our website before you go to Atlanta.

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