A Weekend Getaway to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The urban getaway of choice for most Easterners is the always exciting and ever-changing New York. But next time you book an Amtrak ticket on the Northeast Regional, consider heading to Philadelphia, a city with plenty of exciting and affordable lodging and entertainment options. The city’s booming culinary and art scenes and its laid-back vibe […]

The Magic Gardens: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens features an outdoor, part-subterranean gallery displaying the mosaic creations of artist Isaiah Zagar.  The Gardens are a result of Zagar and his wife’s personal initiative to beautify their South Street neighborhood. Their clean-up efforts began upon moving to the community in the 1960s, but work on the Magic Gardens, their largest project, […]