Tucked away amidst the expansive lands of Philly’s Fairmount Park is one of the city’s best-kept secrets: Shofuso Japanese House and Garden. Shofuso is an authentic 17th century Japanese house and garden that offers an amazing glimpse into Japanese life and culture without leaving Philly….
When visiting Philadelphia, getting a cheesesteak is a must. However, with hundreds of choices, where do you get the best cheesesteaks in Philly? During my many visits to the city, I’ve had the chance to try many great, and a few not-so-great cheesesteaks. To help…READ MORE
Philadelphia is one of the country’s most historic cities, and one of my favorite places to visit in the world. However, there are a lot of amazing Philadelphia facts that few people know. To help bring light to some of these amazing stories, I decided…READ MORE
If you love craft beer, Philadelphia’s breweries shouldn’t be missed. Often called “America’s Best Beer Drinking City” and home to Philly Beer Week, whose model has been emulated in cities all around the world, there are few better places in the country to grab a…READ MORE
Every New Year’s Day since 1901, the Mummers Parade has been a staple of New Year’s Day in Philadelphia. From their elaborate costumes to their great pageantry and wonderful music, there’s a lot to love about this fantastic cultural event. If you’re planning to visit…READ MORE
Philadelphia is one of my favorite places in the world to visit. And, while there are many great tours, historical sites, and museums in Philly that cost money, there are also a ton of great things to do for free! When I’m planning my trips…READ MORE