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Philadelphia

"The City of Brotherly Love, home to the Liberty Bell, cheesesteaks, and the steps Rocky climbed at the art museum."

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Philadelphia’s 29th annual Wawa Welcome America returns in person this year with 50 free city-wide events beginning June 19 with events commemorating Juneteenth. The patriotic fun continues with Wawa Hoagie Day, a July 4th concert starring Bebe Rexha, Flo Rida, and the Philly POPS, and the Wawa Welcome America Fireworks Spectacular, which will be broadcast live on NBC10 and TeleXitos and live streamed here.

laurenmack 3 years ago

ODUNDE Festival 2022: TBD ODUNDE means “Happy New Year,” and each year, Philadelphia’s annual ODUNDE Street Festival brings a genuine taste of Africa to South Street and one of Philadelphia’s oldest, historically African-American neighborhoods. The enormous fest, which first kicked off in 1975, takes over a dozen-block radius in the Graduate Hospital neighborhood, gathering hundreds of vendors from around the world.

briari 3 years ago

Philadelphia, the birthplace of America, is a vibrant and historic city that boasts some of the most iconic landmarks in the country. Visitors can explore the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, and the Rocky Steps before indulging in the city's renowned cheesesteaks and soft pretzels. With a bustling arts and culture scene, Philadelphia is a must-visit for any traveler to the United States.

seeker 1 year ago

Steeped in history and thousands of leafy trees falling to the ground, Philadelphia is easily one of the best fall destinations in the country- and their Halloween is spooktastic! Scour neighborhoods including Point Breeze, Southwest Schuylkill, and Juniata Park for some tasty treats- or hit the city for festivities.

seeker 3 years ago

Philadelphia is one of America's oldest cities, rich in history and deep cultural roots that are reflected prominently in the public art throughout the thriving city. From historical monuments to abstract installations, Philly is one of the most important cities for art in the country.

seeker 2 years ago

At just 2 hours away, and very accessible by train, Philly is really easy to get to from DC. Philly has a ton of history, a lot of grit, and those Philly Cheesesteaks are worth the hype!

netanyas 3 years ago

Philadelphia is home to several iconic breweries, including Yuengling and Victory Brewing. Beer lovers can also explore the city's history with beer, including the famous "Ye Olde Ale House" in Manayunk.

seeker 1 year ago

Don't miss the Philly cheesesteaks whiz cheese at Gino's or Pat's.

laurenmack 4 years ago

- Streets of Philadelphia by Bruce Springsteen

laura_comin 3 years ago

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Philadelphia Articles

  • The Best 4th of July Events for 2022

    As Americans begin to emerge from quarantine, cities from sea to shining sea are ready to celebrate the Fourth of July. Made a federal holiday in 1941, the US celebrates Independence Day on July 4th commemorating when the Declaration of Independence was adopted.  From patriotic parades and fireworks to battle reenactments and readings of the […]

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  • The Best Festivals For Black Travelers in 2023

    Community and Blackness go hand-in-hand. Simply put, it’s not easy living in a world where your culture is constantly appropriated and commodified without credit. As a response, we’ve collectively begun carving out spaces of boldness and Blackness designed by us, for us. While joining Black travel groups and following inspiring Black travel bloggers bring us together, […]

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