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Philadelphia — Often called the “Birthplace of America,” Philadelphia is known for its wealth of historical attractions, including Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell. Not as well publicized, yet equally engaging, are the city’s cutting-edge culinary, arts, and nightlife scenes.

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For a culturally vibrant city with a food scene on par with New York's and a historical draw unlike any other U.S. city.

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6 Free Public Transit Tracking Apps Worth Downloading

February 06, 2014 by Christine Wei

It’s no secret that Google Maps is a lifesaver if you’re traveling without a car. Generally, this, and similar sites like Hopstop, are incredibly reliable for ... Read More »

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U.S. Museums with Free or Pay-as-You-Wish Entry

January 30, 2014 by Christine Wei

We're big fans of museums, wherever we go. And we'd never begrudge an amazing exhibit due support, particularly at smaller institutions that could use the help. ... Read More »

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CityPASS Tickets: Are They Worth It?

January 28, 2014 by Christine Wei

Ever used a CityPASS booklet? These bundled tickets for museums and attractions in tourism-heavy cities can save you lots of money – possibly. They claim to ... Read More »

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Long Lines, Begone! Timed Reservations in Travel

January 22, 2014 by Christine Wei

No matter where you're traveling, there’s nothing like a long line to put a damper on your vacation. Which is why we were happy to learn about SecurXpress, a ... Read More »

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10 Spots for Great Views & Great Eats

January 06, 2014 by Alex Schechter

Like it or not, a big part of being a tourist involves waiting in line: at the hotel check-in desk, at the museum entrance, waiting for their tour guide to show ... Read More »

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