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For the July events, take a break from politics and follow these sightseeing suggestions.

By Andrea Sachs

  • Jul 7, 2016

Now a museum, a famous Gothic Revival prison is aimed to inspire true penitence — hence, its name.

By David Brown

  • Jan 15, 2016

The city’s bike-share program offers a fun, manageable way to take in the city’s newly revived waterfront.

By Melanie D.G. Kaplan

  • Jun 11, 2015

New restaurant openings highlight Philly’s evolution toward a less formal fine dining scene.

By Robert DiGiacomo

  • Mar 14, 2014

In Baltimore and Philadelphia, German-inspired Christmas villages sell holiday treats and gifts.

By Andrea Sachs

  • Dec 6, 2013

Everyone knows the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall, but Philly is full of other quirky, visit-worthy sites.

By Robert DiGiacomo

  • Sep 19, 2013

A tour of Philadelphia’s many vegetarian dining options.

By Joe Yonan

  • Mar 28, 2013

Star chefs from New York, San Francisco and other dining capitals stir things up in Philly.

By Robert DiGiacomo

  • Jan 25, 2013

Visiting Philadelphia midweek means special weekday deals and events with fewer tourists and out-of-towners.

By Melanie D.G. Kaplan

  • Aug 17, 2012

The new Barnes art museum is leading a cultural revival along Philadelphia’s version of the Champs-Elysees.

By Robert DiGiacomo

  • May 25, 2012

A journey to Philadelphia proves mass transit is a great way to save money, if you plan accordingly.

By Becky Krystal

  • Apr 27, 2012

Independent Hotel in Philly is a mix of B&B and anonymous hotel.

By Andrea Sachs

  • Jul 8, 2011

Exploring the Philly neighborhood of Manayunk from bottom to top.

By Andrea Sachs

  • Jun 10, 2011

Bed Check: Philly’s Le Meridien is a former YMCA with beautiful bones.

By Zofia Smardz

  • Jun 3, 2011