Side Trips from Philadelphia Travel Guide
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Plan Your Side Trips from Philadelphia Vacation
It's easy to expand your view of the Philadelphia area by taking one or more day trips to destinations that are within an hour's drive of the city. Head southwest, and in 30 minutes you can be immersed in a whole new world—or make that "worlds."
Many of the region's accommodations may be considered bed-and-breakfasts because of their intimate atmosphere, but they're far from the typical B&B—which...read more
It seems that most restaurants in the Brandywine Valley serve American cuisine, with creative contemporary touches at the better establishments. Most also...read more
Things To Do in Side Trips from Philadelphia
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Although paintings of the Wyeth family distilled the region's mystery, it was the regal du Pont family that provided more than a bit of its magnificence... Read more
Although Andrew Wyeth is the most famous local artist, the area's artistic tradition began long before, when artist-illustrator Howard Pyle started... Read more
Brandywine River Museum: The work of iconic American painter Andrew Wyeth, as well as that of his illustrator father, N. C. Wyeth, and son, Jamie... Read more
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