Penn Tower Hotel

Civic Center Boulevard at 34th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19104-4385, United States | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $104.00
 

Travel Blogs from Philadelphia

Where can you get the best Philly Steak?

A travel blog entry by sheilarickbevis

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... t be simpler. Tokens are sold in 2s, 4s or 5s and not singly. The city centre is very touristique, attracting large numbers of American tourists (pilgrims almost) for this is the birthplace of the USA. Home to the Liberty Bell, place where the constitution was written, independence was declared, site of the first parliament. John Adams, George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, John Hancock, Thomas Paine and many more of those ...

Philly Time

A travel blog entry by rocktime

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... we went to eat lunch and go to the Poe house, but it was closed. We then headed to the Phillies Game. Meghan got us a little lost trying to find the subway, but Hannah soon got us on the right track. We had a great time at the game even though the team lost. On the way home we didn’t get lost at all, and we even got a cheesesteak before getting back on the train and heading ...

The hunt for cheesesteak

A travel blog entry by isy14

... everyone's faces. It is a shame that English bus drivers don't have the same attitude because I would definitely feel happier about paying for public transport. Getting off the bus, we walked down the street a few blocks and looming in the near distance was a huge, brick monstrosity with turrets and thin arched windows. Even from the outside, it already reaked with historic pain. A free audio tour was included with the price which I actually prefer to a human guided tour. As ...

Couch Surfing Round 10

A travel blog entry by rplester

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... that they would have some kitchen items and the accompanying wall panel would only talk about how they used forks for dinner. Really? People use utensils to eat? Thank you for that nugget of wisdom.

My trip to Philly also involved two dinners with great college friends (Hi Joe, Maddie, Allan and Katie!).

And on the last day in Philly I went out to Villanova for a day of fun with my Aunt Uncle and their kids. Unfortunately ...

Getting Around in the Caribbean

A travel blog entry by michelleac

... especially if there is a language barrier.

Having said all of this, make sure you are properly prepared for your travels. Here are some general rules:
(1) Leave the "bling" (diamonds, expensive watches, etc.) at home.
(2) Try not to look too "touristy".
(3) Watch how readily you whip out that smart phone (they are very nice "targets" for folks who don't have one
(4) Try to find local transportation ...

Location

This 3 star hotel, located in the University City/West Philadelphia area of Philadelphia, is near University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania, Drexel University, and Annenberg Center at the University of Pennsylvania.
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