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Ask A Philadelphia Guide: Packing List For Your Next Campout

Steph Scaramella of Philadelphia’s Eastern Mountain Sports is an expert at advising people on what and how to pack for their outdoor adventures.

04/27/2013

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Out In Style: Most Comfortable Wilderness Retreats Near Philadelphia

Within a two-hour drive of Philadelphia, there are many retreats and out-of-the-way locations that offer both nature and comfort.

04/20/2013

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Top Competitions To Get Dirty In Philadelphia

As a competitor in athletic events, sweat and some dirt and grime go with the territory. For a muddy good time, check out these events in Philadelphia.

04/13/2013

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Ask An Expert: Top Bike Rides In Philadelphia

Here are a few great Philadelphia-area rides as recommended by the Bicycle Club of Philadelphia. Join the pack and get pedaling!

04/06/2013

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Top Flying Adventures In Philadelphia

Check out these great destinations to try your hand on a zip lines, jump out of a plane, or get a bird’s eye view from a helicopter or hot air balloon.

03/30/2013

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Top Spots For Bike Repairs In Philadelphia

Days and hours open for business, convenient locations, parts inventory and skilled staff are all factors to consider before choosing your bike shop.

03/23/2013

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Top Hostels And Budget Hotels In Philadelphia

In Philadelphia, there are a number of hostels to chose from, both in the city and in the greater metropolitan area.

03/16/2013

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Top Ways To Take Advantage Of The Last Of Winter In Philadelphia

March and early April often feature blizzards and bouts of frigid temperatures. In other words, there is still time to go out and experience winter in the Philadelphia area.

03/02/2013

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Ask The Expert: Top Ways To Prepare For A Spring Break Staycation In Philadelphia

The cost of airfare is going up, but that doesn’t mean your spring break has to break the budget.

02/23/2013

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Top Honeymoon Suites In Philadelphia

What better way to start your life together than by enjoying the art, culture, history and romance of the City of Brotherly Love?

02/09/2013

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Valentine’s Day Getaway Destinations Near Philadelphia

Venture out a bit to discover the best V-Day destination getaways near the City of (Brotherly) Love.

02/02/2013

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Top Pet-Friendly Getaways Near Philadelphia

These nearby staycation getaways are your best bet for a pet-friendly adventure.

01/26/2013

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Top Bars In Philadelphia To Experience The 2013 Super Bowl

On Sunday, Feb. 3, Super Bowl XLVII will be broadcast from New Orleans, and it’s a safe bet you’ll be happily watching the game from one of these top Philadelphia area bars.

01/24/2013

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Top Running Clubs In Philadelphia

Many find coaching, support and companionship by joining a running club. When choosing one, start here.

01/19/2013

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Ask A Local Trainer: The Top Ways To Get Fit In Philadelphia

Nicole Cunningham, a personal trainer with Philly Personal Training, shared these five fitness training tips and answered other questions about what to consider before committing to a fitness regimen.

01/12/2013

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