Amish Country, Ohio - Millersburg, in Amish Country, is great. In the "downtown" area there are fabulous antiques shops, an amazing antique book store, a vintage clothing shop. Then you can tool around and hit Heinie's Cheese Barn, some wonderful farm stands and some homey restaurants.
Newtown Borough, Pa. (Winner 2011): This small town is close enough to Amish Country that it's not unusual to see horses-and-buggies. It's also home to the nation's oldest movie theater, Newtown Theatre, in operation since 1906. Population: 2,384. (Jean-Paul Bernard)