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Antiques, country crafts, farmers markets outlets, local shops, Amish made furniture and accessories…the possibilities are endless. Throughout the Lancaster countryside, you will find towns filled with treasures from Intercourse to Strasburg to Bird-in-Hand and downtown Lancaster. The quaint village of Intercourse is just a stroll away from The Inn at Intercourse Village, the Best Western Intercourse Village Inn, and the Intercourse Village Vacation Home. For an interactive shopping experience, check out the Intercourse Canning Factory, the Old Candle Barn, or take part in pretzel making at the Intercourse Pretzel Factory. Visit the Kitchen Kettle Village in Intercourse for hand-tooled leather, Amish quilts, country crafts, and tasteful delights. The Outlets on Hwy. 30 have great in store bargains, and Eldreth Pottery for traditional salt-glazed stoneware and redware in Strasburg. Visit America's oldest farmers market in central Lancaster, operated since the 1730's and held in the 1889 market building. Here you will find treasures from many cultures. There are many small shops for shoppers of every style, everywhere you look. The shopping could last for days.