You are just east of Scranton, check that city out because it is supposed to be successfully revitalized from the bad old days of industrial and coal mining decline. Also check out Philadelphia, there is so much to see and do in that amazing, historic metropolis. Great museums, historic sites, beautiful parks, tremendous ethnic diversity, excellent food, great architecture, and HOT GUYS all over the place. Philadelphia men of both Italian and Hispanic ancestry are especially hot
Philadelphia and Scranton are on either ends of the I-476 section of the Pennsylvania Turnpike so getting to either city is quite easy, though watch your speed because Pennsylvania State Troopers are very strict with speed limits. Explore the rest of Pennsylvania as well, it is a very beautiful and scenic state with gorgeous, forested mountains and verdant valleys. Most of the commonwealth is very mountainous and there are several wild, scenic rivers in Pennsylvania if you are into white water rafting. You picked a very beautiful and historic state to spend your summer, get out and explore it when time permits. You will have 45,333 square miles of geography to explore so pick your destinations wisely.