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How To Prepare For A Cross-Country Road Trip

Five tips to get you started on a cross-country trip of America

08/05/2015

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New Google Service Spotlighting Bucks County

You’ve probably used Google Maps before, but did you know the website also has something called Google Trekker?

06/26/2015

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America’s Most Patriotic Summer Vacation Spots

The U.S.A. boasts all-American tourist spots from sea to shining sea.

06/25/2015

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Yes, Really: Philadelphia Ranks One Of The Best At Being Ranked One Of The Best

For a city that’s sometimes seen as a perpetual underdog, it turns out Philadelphia is actually the best – at making internet lists of the best, that is.

04/17/2015

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How To Stay Healthy When Traveling

Here are some practical tips to help prevent you from getting sick while traveling.

02/25/2015

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Philadelphia Selected As One Of ’52 Places To Go In 2015′

It’s another accolade for the City of Brotherly Love!

01/09/2015

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Tourism Officials Ready To Show What Philadelphia Has To Offer In 2015

It’s not too soon to start planning your 2015 social calendar.

12/29/2014

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Suburban Tourism Officials Ready To Accommodate Guests During Papal Visit

The hotels in the city are expected to fill up first and then the suburban counties around Philadelphia will help accommodate the overflow.

11/18/2014

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City Prepares For Pope’s Visit To Philadelphia For World Meeting Of Families

As many as 2 million people are expected to flood the Benjamin Franklin Parkway for a Papal Mass in September 2015 as Pope Francis becomes the fourth Pope to visit the U.S., only the second to visit the City of Brotherly Love.

11/17/2014

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Bucks County, Pa. Seeing Tourism Numbers Continuing To Rise

Visitor spending in 2013 accounted for nearly $900 million in economic impact in the county, according to numbers recently released by “Visit Bucks County.”

10/28/2014

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Officials Launch Campaign To Bring Tourists To Bucks County

Tourism officials are hoping to attract visitors from the North Jersey-New York area to Bucks County this summer season

05/25/2014

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Same-Sex Marriage Could Provide Economic Boost For Philadelphia

Eyewitness News reporter Steve Patterson shows us how Philadelphia could benefit in a big way from same-sex marriage.

05/23/2014

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Ultimate Guide To Your Summer Road Trip

Make the most of your summer with this ultimate guide to road trips.

05/09/2014

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New Jersey’s 2014 Tourism Ads Don’t Feature Chris Christie

New Jersey tourism officials say Gov. Chris Christie won’t be in this year’s commercials trying to entice tourists to visit the state.

03/21/2014

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Philadelphia Forms Task Force To Find Ways To Boost Tourism

The city has booked over 325,000 hotel rooms booked this year from conventions. In 2016, that drops to about 240,000. Officials blame increased competition from other cities, less convention demand, and high union labor costs for the dip.

03/19/2014

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