Vibrant cities and intimate atmospheres make Vermont a photogenic dream. The city of Burlington houses 3 major universities, with 1 campus dating all the way back to 1791 . Whether you're a history buff or crave life outside of a big city, you have plenty of options in Burlington. Planning on working while going to school? Burlington is the leader of environmental revolution with their famous employee bike share program.
Nestled against the eastern shore of Lake Champlain, a Burlington "must see" is the Church Street Marketplace. You'll find plenty of shopping, street performers and outdoor dining during the summer months. and ice cream lovers‚Ä¶get excited . Burlington is the hometown of ice cream giant, Ben & Jerry's , so opt in for the chocolate waffle cone. Meet some new friends and enjoy a beer or two at Nectar's, when Thursday evenings get crazy with one of the most uproarious trivia nights on the East Coast. As if that isn't enough, always carry your camera , because the city has been named one of the prettiest towns in America by Forbes magazine. With over 200 restaurants and breweries and 65 attractions that focus primarily on history, art and the great outdoors, your biggest challenge will be finding time to hit the books.