Philadelphia

How many times have you watched Groundhog Day? If you are fascinated by the superstition of an additional six weeks of winter being determined by whether (pun intended) or not a groundhog sees his shadow on February 2, there is…

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Philadelphia’s Reading Terminal Market was established in 1892 at 12th and Arch Streets and is the nation’s oldest farmers’ market. Visitors to the market can enjoy virtually every type of cuisine from sublime soul food and exquisite Asian and Middle…

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Happy Holidays From Weekendtrips.com

on December 25, 2013

Dear Weekendtrips.com readers, With the holiday season upon us, there is no better time to remember the important things and at the forefront of that is family and friends. Wishing you the best of this holiday season from my family…

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Established in 1900, Ralph’s Italian Restaurant (760 S. 9th Street, Philadelphia PA) in Philadelphia is described as the oldest family-run Italian restaurant in America (and still run by the same family that started it). It was started by Francesco Dispigno and…

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Located in Ambler, a suburb less than an hour north of Philadelphia, The Stoogeum (904 Sheble Lane, Ambler PA) is, well, exactly what it sounds like: a “Three Stooges” museum – and while that might at first sound kind of…

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The Philadelphia Doll Museum

on December 17, 2013

Most of these aren’t doll you’d expect to find under a Christmas tree – at least not necessarily this year. That’s because many of the dolls at the The Philadelphia Doll Museum (2253 North Broad St, Philadelphia PA) are considered…

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