Philadelphia Tourism Agency Creates Scenic Photo Ops For Visiting TouristsThe photogenic props include giant XOXO letters, a bicycle-built-for-three mounted on a stand, and oversized Adirondack chairs.
Social Media Will Be A Major Player For 2016 Democratic Convention in PhiladelphiaThere are several hashtags floating around online, but Philadelphia city officials are using this one: #PHLDNC2016.
Experts Optimistic About Security, And Economic Impact Of 2016 Democratic National Convention In PhiladelphiaThe Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau predicts the 2016 Democratic National Convention will generate between $170 and $250 million dollars for the city.
Confirmation of Pope Francis' Visit Sends Philadelphia Hospitality Industry Into OverdriveThe hotels and historic sites have ten months to get ready. Most visitors will be encouraged to stay with host families.
Philadelphia Tourism Agency 'Cooperating' With DA Probe of MisappropriationAn attorney for "Visit Philadelphia" says the matter involves "unauthorized expenditures" at the publicly funded agency covering several years, totaling $210,000.
Philadelphia Gets Two Days With Democratic National Committee To Seal The Deal On 2016 ConventionColumbus, Birmingham and Phoenix join Philadelphia and New York as finalists to host the convention.
Positively Philadelphia: Phillyosophy Photo Contest If you like to take photographs, do we have a contest for you!
Philadelphia Hotels Working Through Slow Period Until Convention Business Picks UpPhiladelphia hotels have taken a hit recently as room occupancy is down. Officials know exactly why this happened and they're confident this is temporary.
Local Museums Showcasing Their Art On InstagramA new social series all about art in Philadelphia will be taking over Instagram each day this summer.
Tired Of Philadelphia? How About A Trip To The CountrysideVisit Philadelphia launched a new website this week that touts the benefits of traveling to the Philadelphia countryside.
Philadelphia Seeing Rail Travel As Hook For Its Tourism BusinessMeryl Levitz, president and CEO of Visit Philadelphia, says the region is being featured in a special, 43-page section of the March-April issue of Amtrak's on-board magazine.
Philadelphia Offering 'Rocky' Tours to Coincide With Broadway Show DebutCara Schneider, an executive with Visit Philadelphia, says the new "Rocky" Broadway musical has brought a renewed interest in places where the original movie was filmed 38 years ago.