6 Things to do in Philadelphia

The city of Philadelphia has a lot to offer in terms of entertainment and excitement. You could easily fill a weekend or a week-long visit with unique experiences and entertaining opportunities. These are just a few of the best experiences you must try when visiting…
IHG Travel
September 5, 2018

Best hotel design: IHG lobby photos

Hotel lobbies have evolved from a simple area where you grab a room key into the building’s true social hub. They have become all-purpose spaces for business meetings, celebrations or a place to enjoy that perfect glass of vino. Step into a hotel lobby with a striking decor,…
IHG Travel
December 15, 2016

New hotel openings from IHG – November 2016

Dreaming of your next vacation? Check out these new IHG hotel openings and pack your suitcase for your next getaway. Whether you’re after a change of scenery or an excuse to get away from it all (not that you need one), you should find a…
IHG Travel
November 21, 2016

Where to find Philadelphia’s best outdoor art

Philadelphia has more than 3,000 murals, so you're guaranteed to run into some of these paintings even if you're not necessarily looking. They were mostly created in conjunction with the Philadelphia Mural Arts Program, the city’s brilliant response to an overly active population of graffiti…
Kyle Coleman
October 27, 2015

Visit Philadelphia for these famous historical firsts

As the birthplace of America, Philadelphia is naturally a city of firsts. If you prefer an engaging step back in time over modern highlights, you'll find plenty to explore here. Don't miss these attractions that give you an inside look at some of the country's…
Kyle Coleman
October 8, 2015

5 delicious Philadelphia dishes that are not cheesesteaks

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is known as the home of the cheesesteak, and while cheesesteaks are undeniably tasty, the city has contributed much more to America's culinary fabric. It would be a shame if you left Philadelphia without discovering other delicious foods made in the city besides…
Kyle Coleman
September 24, 2015

First time in Philadelphia: 5 must-see attractions

As a city full of cultural and historical significance, Philadelphia is visited by thousands of people every year. Located less than two hours away from New York City and Washington, D.C., Philadelphia is also a stop for many people traveling onward to those cities. From…
Kyle Coleman
April 28, 2015

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