Celebrating travel to one of america’s most favorite destinations

The Destination Gettysburg Blog promotes the Gettysburg region as a place to learn, a place to rest and relax, and a place to have fun and enjoy the better things in life.

Dr. Lisa Chu, Half Moon Bay California – My Gettysburg


By Carl Whitehill – Meet Dr. Lisa Chu, a sketch and watercolor artist who spent a month in Gettysburg earlier this fall documenting her visit through her drawings, paintings and daily journals. Lisa was visiting the Gettysburg area as part of her own “artist-in-residence” program, a way for her to celebrate the National Park system during this centennial anniversary.

For one month, Lisa toured the Gettysburg battlefield, the Adams County countryside and dove deep into the power of this place. She embraced the land, the people and the history that makes this region so special. Reigning from Half Moon Bay, California, ... Read This Story

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