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  • Hotel Monaco Opens in Historic Philly

    Set to open tomorrow, the new Hotel Monaco will be the only hotel in Philly with unobstructed views of Independence Hall. What's more, its bringing a touch of cool to the city's Historic district.

    Posted by Cathleen McCarthy on October 03, 2012 at 11:28:04 AM EDT in Hotels, News
  • America's Best Summer Food Festivals

    From garlic to lobster and from Maine to California, there are endless food (and drink) festivals throughout the summer that celebrate the bounty of this delicious season. Here are our top picks.

    Posted by Adam Erace on July 23, 2012 at 5:17:06 PM EDT in Events, Wine & Cocktails, Restaurants
  • 15 Reasons to Visit Philadelphia Now

    The City of Brotherly Love is hot this summer, with tons of can't-miss exhibits, mouthwatering food events, and an incredible live music lineup. Here are the top 15 reasons you should check it out.

    Posted by Liz Behler on June 27, 2012 at 9:47:48 AM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • Where to Go this Summer

    Summer trips are nothing if not brag-worthy—and hitting the same place every year isn't cutting it. From Philly to Sicily, our top picks have tons going on this summer from festivals to great new eats to off-season deals.

    Posted by Blane Bachelor on June 18, 2012 at 4:25:01 PM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • Two Museum-Hotel Combo Packages for Summer

    Combine your love of plush hotel stays with your love of either Springsteen or Schiaparelli this summer with these choice deals that offer up an exhibition ticket with that room key.

    Posted by Stephanie Johnnidis on May 31, 2012 at 12:09:22 PM EDT in Deals, Arts & Culture, Hotels
  • Philly's Spectacular New Barnes Foundation Opens

    Philly's long-awaited Barnes Foundation has swung open its doors to reveal a weird and wonderful collection of 181 Renoirs, 69 Cezannes, 59 Matisses, and more in its stunning, updated new home.

    Posted by Robert I. C. Fisher on May 29, 2012 at 11:48:25 AM EDT in Trip Ideas, Trip Ideas
  • Barnes Foundation Offers Free Admission in Honor of Philadelphia Campus Opening

    The Barnes Foundation, home to Albert Barnes' extensive collection of Impressionist, Post-Impressionist, and early Modern art, is set to debut its new Philadelphia campus. To commemorate the opening, visitors can enjoy free admission for ten days, from opening day May 19th to the 28th, and a Memorial Day weekend-long schedule of celebratory festivities.

    Posted by Kimberly Jaso on March 23, 2012 at 4:22:53 PM EDT in News
  • World's Best Performing Arts Deals

    A night out at a Broadway show, opera, or concert can easily set you back a cool Benjamin (or more). While students and seniors can often catch a price break, finding discounted seats requires a bit more digging for the rest of us. Read on for some terrific tips on snagging great seats and getting cultured on the cheap.

    Posted by Alyssa Kim on February 28, 2012 at 4:50:32 PM EST in Deals, Travel Tips, Trip Ideas
  • Latest and Greatest Hotel Amenities

    Hotels are doing more than just upgrading decor to woo their guests—they’re pulling out all the stops, from fostering the latest cutting-edge technology to revolutionizing room service. Herewith a roundup of the latest and greatest hotel amenities, touting some of our favorite bells and whistles.

    Posted by Stephanie Johnnidis on February 28, 2012 at 12:15:05 PM EST in Hotels, Trip Ideas
  • 8 American Museum Shows to Travel for in 2012

    Whether you're into painting, prints, photography, or fashion, major American museums from Los Angeles to Prouts Neck, Maine, are hosting exceptional art shows worth traveling for this year. We've picked the eight best, on now through the end of 2012, so you can plan ahead for art-filled weekend getaways from coast to coast.

    Posted by Alyssa Kim on January 25, 2012 at 1:00:00 PM EST in Trip Ideas, Arts & Culture