Today we bring you a very special destination diary, one close to our hearts.
From the best places to eat and drink around town (including the dive bars) to the most interesting museums for children and adults, it’s all here.
Everything we mention could be done in a couple of day itinerary in Philly (except for maybe all the food. That’s a lot of pizza!) and is great for single travelers, couples, or those traveling with children.
What’s your favorite place to go in Philly? Did we miss something important that we need to do when we get back from SE Asia? Let us know below!
In This Episode
- Reading Terminal Market.
- The best doughnuts in the world.
- More food than you could ever eat.
- Fancy bars & dive bars, for both sides of the coin.
- Places outside the city center that are great to visit if you have a car.
- What everyone always knows about Philadelphia.
- The best time to go to some of these places.
- Toynbee Tiles.
Places Discussed in This Episode
You can see all the places listed below on this map here! Plan your own tour!
Food Around Town
- La Fourno
- Reading Terminal Market
- The Piazza at Schmidts
- P.Y.T. Burger
- The Standard Tap
- Chickie’s & Pete’s
- Lorenzo & Sons Pizza
- Pizzeria Stella
- Philly Pretzel Factory
- Termini Brothers Bakeries in Philadelphia
- Memphis Taproom
- Frankford Hall
- Yards Brewing Company
- McGillin’s Olde Ale House
- Oscars Tavern
- Drinker’s Tavern
- Johnny Brenda’s
- Brauhaus Schmitz
Around the ‘Burbs
Food in the ‘Burbs
Things to do in the City
- Philly Phlash
- Independence Hall
- Love Statue
- Comcast Center
- Museum District
- Kelly Drive
- The Mutter Museum
- Look for a Toynbee Tile!
Places to Visit With Kids
- Philadelphia Zoo
- Please Touch Museum
- Smith Memorial Playground
- Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
Places to Stay
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