Casual Dining in Philadelphia

For people visiting the Philadelphia area you’ll be rather surprised that some of the best dining is actually causal dining. This is something that’s well known by the locals, and although the fine dining options in Philadelphia are many and quite good the casual dining options actually offer more bang for your buck.

Nightclubs and Nightlife in Philadelphia

If you’re looking to cap off a day in Philadelphia with a great night out on the town then you’ve got some good and bad news coming. The good news is that you’re certain to find something that totally fits your mood and party attitude. The bad news you’ll find so many different clubs that […]

Visiting the Liberty Bell

The Liberty Bell can be visited in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania across the street from Independence Hall. This simple bell has been an international icon of independence and freedom for years. The Liberty Bell weighs 2,080 pounds and is twelve feet across at the base. It is comprised of seventy percent copper and twenty-five percent tin. The other five […]

Tobyhanna State Park Pennsylvania – Travel Photo of the Moment

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of Sedate and was taken by Nicholas_T Photo credit: Nicholas_T Pennsylvania has many pretty areas including the more than 5,400 acres that comprise Tobyhanna State Park. This photo was taken within the park at a place called Bender Swamp.

Travel Photo of the Moment Pine Creek Gorge Pennsylvania

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of  Pine Creek Gorge Pennsylvania and was taken by Winding-Nicholas Photo credit: Nicholas_T Pine Creek Gorge is known as the Grand Canyon of Pennsylvania and it is located in the Tioga State Forest along Pine Creek. The canyon stretches 47 miles, starting south of Ansonia, Pennsylvania and ends at […]

Independence Hall

What better place can you visit than the place that is considered the birthplace of the United States, Independence Hall. The Hall is a red brick building that was built between 1732 and 1753. It was within those walls that the Declaration of Independence was adopted. It was here that the constitution of the United […]

Historic Landmarks in Philadelphia

Philadelphia is a city which often gets overshadowed by other East Coast cities in terms of its important to the United States both historically and today. Although people do realize that there are historic landmarks to see in Philadelphia, they often forget about them because of their attention to the history of New York City, […]

Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom

Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom is a great amusement and water park located near Allentown, Pennsylvania that boasts a large number of thrilling roller coaster rides, children’s attractions, and one of the largest water parks in the country. With all that is has to offer, Dorney Park is one of the most popular amusement parks […]

Free Things to do in Philadelphia

Philadelphia is a great city to visit on a vacation, even for the budget conscious. Not only is Philly a beautiful city full of public recreation areas and parks but there are also many historical, entertaining and educational activities that are free. That’s right, absolutely free, don’t cost a dime.

Fine Dining in Philadelphia

When it comes to fine dining in Philadelphia you have plenty of tasty options to choose from. No matter what type of cuisine you are after it is safe to say that you will find a great restaurant in the City of Brotherly Love. Although many people don’t think of Philadelphia for its fine dining, […]

Susquehanna River – Travel Photo of the Moment

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of the Susquehanna River and was taken by Nicholas_T This picture was taken from Route 6 from Wyalusing Rocks. Located in Bradford County, Pennsylvania, you can see the Susquehanna River flowing through the middle of this crystal clear photograph. photo credit: Flickr/Nicholas_T

Sightseeing in Philadelphia

Philadelphia is a city that is just steeped in American history, known as being the home to the country’s First and Second Continental Congresses and the ground on which the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution were signed and introduced. So its no doubt that the city is chock full of sites rich with […]

Weekend Getaways in Philadelphia

Philadelphia is one of the most historic cities in the United States and one of the most exciting cities to visit. There are so many things to do on a weekend getaway to Philadelphia that you might be best served by turning it into a theme weekend and hitting as many highlights in your areas […]

Travel Photo of the Moment is of Gouldsboro State Park

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of Gouldsboro State Park and was taken by Nicholas_T Photo credit: Nicholas_T Gouldsboro State Park is situated in the state of Pennsylvania in Monroe and Wayne counties. The park is nearly 3,000 acres, which includes the 250-acre Gouldsboro Lake that can be seen in this picturesque photo. You […]

Sports Teams and Stadiums in Philadelphia

Philadelphia is jam packed with sports teams and stadiums. There’s something for every sports fan as long as you time your trip right. And for the fans of the four major sports in America, Philly actually has a major sports league team for each one.

Historic Hotels of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, the “City of Brotherly Love”, may very well be the most historically significant city in the United States.  It was there that the Declaration of Independence was signed and the United States born.  This was not a coincidence; at the time, Philadelphia was the social and geographical center of the original thirteen colonies.  And […]

Top Landmarks in Philadelphia

If you’re planning to take a trip to Philadelphia and you want to make sure that you see all of the important things there are to see there then you need to put together a list of the top landmarks in the city. There are many different historic landmarks to explore in Philadelphia because of […]

Art Galleries and Museums in Philadelphia

If you’re looking for a city that is chock full of art galleries and museums then Philadelphia hits that nail right on the head. You could spend months trying to take in all the Philadelphia art galleries and museums have to offer and probably still have a list of things to see. We’ll hit some […]

Romantic Destinations in Philadelphia

For a city that’s known for love, albeit brotherly, it’s no surprise that Philadelphia is actually a great city for lovers. If you’re headed to Philadelphia with a significant other, check out these romantic destinations.

Golf Courses in Philadelphia

Not your typical golf getaway, Philadelphia actually has a lot to offer both the novice golfer and the die hard duffer. So next time the rest of your foursome talks about heading to Arizona or Florida for a round, suggest a trip to one of Philly’s great golf courses instead.