Philadelphia Vacations: Brotherly Love
Welcome to the birthplace of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. Alongside its historical landmarks, colonial brick homes and cobblestoned streets, Philadelphia is host to vibrant waterfronts full of cultural, culinary and artistic treasures. Explore iconic sites, such as the Independence Hall, Eastern State Penitentiary, and the beautiful Bella Vista neighborhood. Then, indulge in the multi-cultural treats at the Reading Terminal Market. Our Liberty Travel consultants can customize your vacation with a blend of exciting experiences to make it truly memorable.
Philadelphia at a Glance
Currency: U.S. Dollar ($)
Tipping Customs: Anywhere between 15 – 20%, unless service charge is added
Power Up: Type A or Type B plug, 120 V (the standard in the United States)
Popular Drink: Frank’s Black Cherry Wishniak soda
Must Eat: Philly Cheesesteaks, of course!
Weather: Summers are long and warm, and winters are cold.
Best Time to Visit: Year-round. Spring and summer months are most popular.
Top Things to Do in Philadelphia
Tour the museums
Philadelphia Museum of Art, Barnes Foundation, National Liberty Museum and Eastern State Penitentiary—explore them all.
Hustle up the “Rocky Steps”
For all film buffs, visiting the statue, running up the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art and taking a picture with arms-raised in victory is a rite of passage.
Visit Independence Hall
See where the Declaration of Independence and U.S. Constitution were both debated and signed.
See the Liberty Bell
Witness the world’s most recognizable symbols of freedom. Learn about the facts and myths surrounding the bell.
Visit the ever-colorful South Street and the Bella Vista neighborhood for the beautiful mosaics. Then, marvel at the sights, smells, and sounds of the famous Italian Market.
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