The Independent

1234 Locust St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19103, United States | 3 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Philadelphia

Cheese steaks and hair straighteners

A travel blog entry by megenexplore on Jul 05, 2014

1 comment, 3 photos

... on in the week, Philly was hosting a bunch of events for the week prior - I couldn't have chosen a better time to come here! Wednesday, again me and the two girls decided we would go out together, which I was more than happy about! So we went to a place called "the magic gardens", this is basically a house and a large garden, which an artist by the name of Isaiah Zagar decided he wanted to turn into a massive project, it is full of mosaics and trash, that he has ...

We The People

A travel blog entry by historyhunters on May 30, 2014

21 photos

... It also has the inkstand used in the signing of The Declaration of Independence. A quote on the wall by Thomas Paine caught our eye. "We have in our power to begin the World over again." We found that to be a very powerful statement.

Our next stop was Old City Hall. This was the former home of the U.S. Supreme Court. Because Philadelphia was the United States Capital until 1800, this became the Supreme Courthouse from 1791 until 1800, ...

"In West Philadelphia, born and raised..."

A travel blog entry by sam_i_am on May 15, 2014

5 comments, 25 photos

... know me, know my feelings on leftovers.

Also, for those of you who aren't in the know, I am leaving tomorrow morning (5/16) for Boston and then after that New York City. My mother is going to be joining me in NYC so that we can spend a few nights doing mother-daughter things and watching Broadway plays (Mamma Mia, of course). She will be leaving on the 17th, so everybody wish her a good journey. Love you, Mom!

'Til next time!

Love,

Sami
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My Favorite Day

A travel blog entry by dottie.michelli on Apr 04, 2014

2 comments, 16 photos

... God loves me enough for to be born and live here is so amazing. I never thought I would do it but I almost ran up the same steps as Rocky. Like I said, almost. I walked pretty fast though. I was fun. And it was amazing to see all those OLD people do the same. I also enjoyed touring the United States Mint. ...

Reading Terminal Market

A travel blog entry by podan on May 11, 2012

17 photos

After our embarrassing Fran time at Crossfit City Central we decided to go and get some grub. This downtown farmers market was awesome. We initially went there for the DiNic’s famous roast pork and broccoli rabe sandwich, but ended up making a few stops along the way. First we got our coffee fix at the Old City Coffee. Then ...

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This 3 star hotel, located in the Washington Square West area of Philadelphia, is near Wilma Theater, Tomb of the Unknown Soldier of the American Revolution, W. Graham Arader III Gallery of Philadelphia, and Naked Chocolate Cafe.
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    TripAdvisor Reviews The Independent Philadelphia

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