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October 29, 2014

Accolades Continue To Pour In For Terror Behind The Walls At Eastern State Penitentiary: Terror Behind The Walls Featured On Yesterday Morning’s Today Show

Accolades Continue To Pour In For Terror Behind The Walls At Eastern State Penitentiary: Terror Behind The Walls Featured On Yesterday Morning's Today Show

A round of applause is in order for Terror Behind the Walls at Eastern State Penitentiary, which was featured on yesterday morning’s Today show as part of Today’s Halloween Boo-nanza. In the segment, Natalie Morales and Jenna Bush Hager tour the historic prison, learn about the prisoners and even take part in a creepy ghost […]

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October 20, 2014

Morris Arboretum Of The University Of Pennsylvania Ranks As One Of The 5 Best U.S. Gardens To Visit This Fall

Morris Arboretum Of The University Of Pennsylvania Ranks As One Of The 5 Best U.S. Gardens To Visit This Fall

Across the Philadelphia region, a visible canopy of gorgeous yellows, oranges and reds signals the arrival of the fall foliage season. In fact, the next two weeks — October 20 through 31 — ought to bring on the peak of fall’s colors. With our tree-filled landscape, there are tons of places where taking in the […]

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October 9, 2014

Unanimous Love For Philly: The Awesome New Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk Receives National And Local Praise

Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk

The highly anticipated Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk was three years in the making, but the grand new civic space made its splashy public debut last Thursday, October 2 — and everyone loves it. Super popular with runners, walkers, bikers and more, the boardwalk is an awesome over-the-water extension of the existing Schuylkill River Trail, extending the […]

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October 1, 2014

Reading Terminal Market Named One Of The 10 Best Public Spaces In America

Reading Terminal Market Named One Of The 10 Best Public Spaces In America

It’s no secret to us that Philadelphia can claim some of the finest food-driven establishments in the entire country. Today, though, one of our quintessential culinary destinations has been nationally recognized: Reading Terminal Market is one of 2014’s Great Places in America. Each year, the Washington D.C.-based American Planning Association names significant public spaces to […]

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August 28, 2014

More Love For Philly’s Food Scene: East Passyunk’s Restaurants Receives Dining Nods From USA Today

Black 'N Brew in East Passyunk

The East Passyunk neighborhood continues to bring in the accolades as USA Today toasts the neighborhood’s killer dining scene in a piece from August 26 entitled Philly’s Passyunk Ave. Evolves into Dining Destination. USA Today’s Robert DiGiacomo put the spotlight on some of the neighborhood’s best restaurants while also mentioning its Italian history and the […]

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August 19, 2014

Bon Appétit Magazine Names Philadelphia’s High Street On Market The #2 Best New Restaurant In America

High Street on Market

Huge kudos to Philadelphia restaurant High Street on Market today: Bon Appétit magazine has named the Old City restaurant the No. 2 Best New Restaurant in America! From an illustrious list of the 50 best new restaurants nationwide — of which Philadelphia South Street spot Serpico was also included — Bon Appétit’s Andrew Knowlton selected […]

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August 11, 2014

Video Interlude: CBS News Profiles The Philadelphia Zoo’s Groundbreaking New Overhead Animal Trail System

These days, things are getting pretty wild at the Philadelphia Zoo. For the past four years, the zoo has been rapidly developing the first campus-wide animal trail system of its kind in the entire world: Zoo360. This summer, the expansion program’s most recent phase, Big Cat Crossing, debuted to oohs, ahhs, and now, to terrific […]

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June 2, 2014

Video Interlude: Chef Eli Kulp Talking Philadelphia Food And Roast Pork Sandwiches On The CBS This Morning: Saturday

  Recently named Food & Wine Best New Chef 2014, talented toque Eli Kulp can officially claim rock-star chef status in Philadelphia. The fearless leader of three top Philly kitchens — Fork, High Street on Market and a.kitchen — Chef Kulp’s sophisticated and creative fare has been highly lauded by both locals and visitors. This […]

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June 2, 2014

More Love For Philly Hotels: TravelMag.com Reports Philadelphia Hotels Are The Best Rated Among All Major U.S. Destinations

More Love For Philly Hotels: TravelMag.com Reports Philadelphia Hotels Are The Best Rated Among All Major U.S. Destinations

It’s no secret to us that this city’s hotel scene is exceptional. Thanks to a flurry of hotel activity, visitors to Philadelphia are sleeping easier than ever. Now, those visitors have spoken up and shared some major love for hotels in Philadelphia. After surveying customer reviews over a 12 month period on Expedia.com, TravelMag.com reports […]

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March 3, 2014

Huffington Post Declares Philadelphia The Most Underrated City In America

Huffington Post Declares Philadelphia The Most Underrated City In America

The Huffington Post just published an enthusiastic piece citing 31 reasons why Philadelphia is the most underrated city in America. Among the reasons: our amazing BYOB restaurants, the Barnes, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, soft pretzels, Reading Terminal Market, the forthcoming Bike Share program, Fairmount Park, our accessible races like the Philadelphia Marathon, our great […]

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