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14 Philly-Area Farms Where You Can Pick Pumpkins This Fall

The eternal autumnal debate: pumpkin spice or apple cider? Our answer: Why not both? The Philly-area boasts a number of amazing apple orchards and pumpkin […]

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9 Gorgeous Orchards for Apple Picking Within an Hour Drive of Philadelphia

Fall has officially made its debut, and we are so here for it. For one thing, it’s a refreshing break from the extreme heat that […]

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The 10 Best Places to Go Mountain Biking Near Philadelphia

Whether you’re an avid rider or a beginner who wants to spend more time outdoors, Philly and its surrounding areas offer great trails for sharpening […]

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8 Pennsylvania Farm Stays Where You Can Soak Up Country Living

In a densely populated city like Philadelphia, it’s easy to forget that the countryside actually exists. But rural living isn’t as far away as you […]

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10 Healthy (and Cheap!) Dates to Plan in Philly This Summer

Gone are the days when dinner and a movie was the benchmark for a decent night out. To help spruce of your repertoire of potential […]

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13 Ways to Have the Ultimate Poconos Summer Vacation

Maybe, for as long as you can remember, the beach was your go-to summer escape. Then 2020 happened, your world shrank, and the Poconos — […]

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The Best Poconos Hikes, Parks and Natural Wonders to Explore Now

Our favorite Poconos hikes, parks and natural wonders. Tannersville Cranberry Bog Monroe Eons ago, a glacial lake formed in what is now Canada and crept […]

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White-Water Rafting, Zip Lining, and Six Other Outdoor Activities to Try in the Poconos

It’s not summer without a little adventure. Here’s where to find it. White-Water Rafting Carbon Take to the water for a dam-release rafting adventure with […]

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City Life

Bee Swarms Keep Popping Up in Philadelphia. Here’s What to Do If You Spot One

I don’t know about you, but bees and all of their stinging cousins in the order Hymenoptera rank pretty high on my list of phobias, […]

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Where to Play Bocce Ball Around Philadelphia

The sport of bocce ball dates back to 5200 B.C., the approximate date it was depicted on the wall of an Egyptian tomb, according to […]

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8 Must-Have Takeout Foods to Include in Your Perfect Philly Picnic

Barn Cat Cheese from Conscious Cultures Creamery A bloomy vegan blue that will make you reexamine all your vegan cheese opinions. Lemonade from Micah’s Mixx […]

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Be Well Philly

6 of the Most Peaceful Places to Hike in and Around Philly

Unlike, say, Colorado, it may be easy to overlook the Philly area for hiking. But right here, in our own backyard, we have access to […]

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A “Retro-Inspired” Roller Rink Is Coming to Dilworth Park

Newly vaccinated and looking for a fun outdoor activity to try this spring? Starting April 30th, a new retro-inspired roller rink will be open at […]

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11 Places to See Cherry Blossoms and Other Flowering Trees in Philadelphia

You don’t have to live in Washington, D.C. to experience the wonder of cherry blossoms. In 1926 Japan gifted 1,600 cherry trees to Philadelphia for […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Staying in Yurts and Cabins in Pennsylvania State Parks

Fall is the perfect time for a cabin or yurt getaway in a Pennsylvania state park — or the perfect time to plan one for […]