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Led by world renowned chefs, Philadelphia’s ever changing food scene is easy to explore via a weekend getaway from New York City. You can grab a donut before enjoying Philadelphia’s art scene or make reservations in Old City after exploring the city’s ample history.  Getting there is a snap in less than two hours on the […]

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There’s something about Philadelphia that’s different from most other U.S. cities. Every step you take was once walked by the founders of our country. The fact that it’s the birthplace of America is apparent everywhere you look, from the original cobblestone streets to the lovingly preserved historic homes that thankfully have escaped the wrecking ball. […]

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With Labor Day approaching faster than we’d all like to admit, hotels and resorts at many popular destinations across the country are filling up quick. If you are one of those spontaneous, last-minute vacationers, don’t worry! A new website called Travelwits.com helps travelers plan itineraries with no more information than a starting location, destination, budget, […]

Summer is ripe for roaming sculpture-dappled fields, watching the warm sun reflect off a glass house, and picnicking under a massive three-legged Buddha.

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When planning a romantic getaway with a loved one, the pressure is on! It has to feel far away without too long of a trek, luxurious but also slightly adventurous, and your meals have to be top-notch without a price tag that hurts. Remember, it’s your vacation too, so let brand new booking platform TravelWits help. On […]

For most New Yorkers, a night out at Richard Rodgers Theatre seeing the mega-hit Hamilton remains an unrealized fantasy. If the sky-high cost of a ticket is just a little out of your price range, a weekend in Philadelphia walking in Hamilton’s footsteps could be just what you need to quench your thirst for this […]

Mexico City is a hotspot for contemporary art, with the famous Museo de Palacio de Bellas Artes housing works by the likes of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera. Beginning on Tuesday October 25th, Paint the Revolution: Mexican Modernism 1910-1950 at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, will for the first time give American audiences the chance […]