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Ask A Philadelphia Expert: Tips For Traveling Internationally On A Budget

With more than 150 years of combined experience in the travel and vacation planning industry, the Travel Consultants team at World Travel, Inc. in the Philadelphia-area suburb of Gilbertsville, PA offer up these important tips for traveling out of the country on a budget.

06/13/2014

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Top Attractions For Art Lovers In Philadelphia

There are plenty of opportunities in the city of Philadelphia to enjoy art from museums to galleries to public art spaces. Here are five of the top attractions for art lovers in Philly.

05/30/2014

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Top Memorial Day Getaways Near Philadelphia

There’s no better time to pack an overnight case, fill up the tank and head for the hills – or maybe the shore – than Memorial Day weekend. Here are the top getaways near Philadelphia.

05/16/2014

Nature Hike

Top Summer Backpacking Trips Near Philadelphia

Here’s a list of the five best places in or near Philly to get your backpacking fix this summer.

05/02/2014

Independence Hall. (Credit: Jim Melwert)

Top Free Tours In Philadelphia

A visit to Philadelphia doesn’t have to break the bank. There are lots of free tours visitors can take advantage of to get a taste of what the city has to offer.

04/17/2014

Cherry Blossom Festival

Top Parks In Philadelphia

When you’re ready to escape the chaos of the city, there are many parks located in and around Philadelphia that offer a relaxing break.

03/28/2014

(The rotunda of the Please Touch Museum, in Fairmount Park, which hosts a noontime New Year's Eve celebration.  Photo by Lauren Lipton)

Philadelphia’s Top Attractions For Kids

If you’re looking for something fun and educational to do with your children, Philadelphia offers plenty of options. There are a number of options that offer hands-on experiences and lots of opportunities to learn something about the city and its history.

03/12/2014

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Guide To Philadelphia’s Public Transportation

Plane, train or automobile? Residents and visitors can get around Philadelphia many different ways. Whether you are trying to navigate within the city or you are looking to travel to another major east coast city like Washington DC or Boston, Philadelphia’s transportation infrastructure offers many options.

02/28/2014

Tips On Staying Calm, Cool and Collected On Your Wedding Day

Top Hotels For Weddings In Philadelphia

These are the top five picks for hotels in Philadelphia to hold your wedding.

02/14/2014

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Guide To A Three-Day Weekend In Lancaster County

Tucked away in the picturesque countryside of Pennsylvania, Lancaster County is the perfect destination for Philadelphia-area residents looking for a quick escape.

01/23/2014

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Top Spots To Stay Fit During Your Stay In Philadelphia

Try one of these Philly top spots for staying fit next time you visit.

01/10/2014

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Top Places For Outdoor Winter Activities In Philadelphia

From your local park to the Poconos, the Philadelphia area offers endless options for snowy sport and leisure.

01/01/2014

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Top Luxury Hotels In Philadelphia

A number of Philadelphia hotels can be counted among those deemed “luxury.”

12/27/2013

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Top Cheap Holiday Escapes Near Philadelphia

Ward off cabin fever this holiday season with these budget-friendly escapes just a couple hours from Philly by car, train or bus.

12/13/2013

Cut Your Own Christmas Tree

Top Spots To Cut Your Christmas Tree

Put on your hats, scarves and mittens and check out one of these locations to find your perfect tree.

12/06/2013

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