Penn Tower Hotel

Address: Civic Center Boulevard at 34th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19104-4385, United States | 3 star hotel
 
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Location

This 3 star hotel, located in the University City/West Philadelphia area of Philadelphia, is near University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology, Drexel University, and Institute of Contemporary Art.
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Travel Blogs from Philadelphia

Leaving New York and going to Philadelphia

A travel blog entry by dragonfly911 on May 16, 2015

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... was to date a girl that wouldn't be you. Just take a look at yourself and compare to all the girls that I have hosted and see the difference. Encounter with Gill Gill sent me a request some weeks prior to her arrival. My first instinct was NOT to host her so I turned her down and I politely told her that I have visited alright in my place so I can't host her. She sent me a reply telling me that she still wanna hangout with me when she comes to New York so after I got that message ...

In West Philadelphia, born and raised...

A travel blog entry by thereisnoplan on May 11, 2015

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... over 250 sculptures incorporated into it. At the top is a giant bronze statue of William Penn, founder of the city, which is over 37 feet tall and weighs something like 20 tonnes. Also in Philadelphia is the 'Love' sculpture which has been copied onto numerous printed items I have seen across the world. I had no idea it even existed so was a great surprise!

Next we headed toward the city’s important landmarks in American ...

Philadelphia, PA: Day 2

A travel blog entry by bronny23 on Mar 11, 2015

We didn't have a lot of time to do much today as our next train heading to Washington D.C. was at 2:10 pm. I really wanted to go to the Mütter Museum, which is a museum of anatomy mostly - real bodies and 'parts' etc. Mum and dad weren't keen on it, so they stayed around the hotel and shopped, meeting us later at the train station with our luggage. Ryan wasn't keen on it either, but dutifully tagged along telling ...

Shall We Dance?

A travel blog entry by njbeaglemom on Jan 24, 2015

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... the Ritz Carlton in Philadelphia. It is absolutely a beautiful hotel and we had a nice city view. We went down to the lobby bar and had a snack since we weren’t getting dinner until 9:30. (I really don’t know how people can eat that late.)

The Academy of Music Ball raises funds to help maintain and restore the historic and beautiful Academy of Music, home to the Philadelphia Orchestra and ballet, as well ...

Phili

A travel blog entry by saskiabrynne on Oct 24, 2014

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... of different places and ten she dropped me in Fishtown...an area that seemed a bit like Brixton or Peckham whole she went and did her motorcycle class. When trying to take cash out, the atms I tried didn't let me so I rang the bank and they said that I had exceeded my daily balance, which couldn't be true became I hadn't even used my card in the last 2 days. After a very long expensive call I worked out that someone in ...

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