The New Midwest Vacation
More authentic getaways: Ohio and Indiana
Traditional crafts and foods are a way of life for the region's largest Amish communities centered on Holmes County in central Ohio and northern Indiana's Elkhart County (left). For acres of fresh food and artisans' works: Indiana's new American Countryside Farmers Market in an Amish-crafted barn. Smaller Amish enclaves flourish elsewhere, including around Arthur and Arcola in east-central Illinois.