Central Pennsylvania is the geographic center of the state. This area includes blair, centre, clinton, clearfield, huntingdon, mifflin, and cambria counties. Including cities such as; Altoona the home of sheetz, the horseshoe curve, and the central pa humane society, wearecentralpa.com, and the altoona curve. It also includes State College the home of the Pennsylvania State University and the Central Pennsylvania convention and visitors bureau.
In the fall the Allegheny mountains of Central Pennsylvania are very beautiful. I typically enjoy these views while driving on interstate 99 from Altoona to State College.
Central Pennsylvania is the main population center in the middle of the state and includes Lebanon, Lancaster, Harrisburg, York and the surrounding areas. Unique tourist attractions of the region include Hershey and Gettysburg. The region is also famous for its substantial Amish population and the Pennsylvania Dutch culture which is ever present in many parts of the region.
Even though Janet loves all of Pennsylvania including Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, and State College where she attended University, Central Pennsylvania will always be her home where she can enjoy a woopie pie while getting mugged on the streets of Harrisburg.