Lonely Planet Names Philly Top U.S. Travel Destination for 2016

One day, we’ll get used to this. But not yet. Last year, the city got giddy when The New York Times recommended its readers spend the third […]


Philly Named Top Family Vacation Destination in U.S.

A company that makes travel guides for kids has ranked Philly its top destination for family vacations. Philly took the top spot in the rankings […]


11 Easy Family Trips From Philadelphia

So much of parenthood is about negotiation, and some things — like where you’re going to spend your precious free weekends — are worth standing […]


A TSA Agent’s Guide to What Not to Wear to the Airport

There are few places bleaker than the last spot in the interminable, spaghetti-snaking airport security line in late summer. And at some point, we’ve all been […]

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How I Ate Pastries Every Day on a Trip to France and Didn’t Gain Any Weight

If you’re at all concerned about watching your weight, traveling is typically a danger zone: You eat out for every meal, you might not have great […]


10 Philadelphia Airport Secrets Every Traveler Should Know

Because of my job as a business owner, speaker and author, I fly into the Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) about five to 10 times every […]


Philadelphia International Airport Adds 17 Minutes to Your Travel Time

The stat rats at fivethirtyeight have analyzed flights from all over the United States, and found that Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) is one of the worst in […]


Elon Musk Wants to Transport Humans at 700 MPH Through Steel Vacuum Tubes

Elon Musk is at it again. The Tesla and SpaceX founder now wants to transport people at 700 mph through steel vacuum tubes. Seriously. Maybe […]


Amtrak Service May Not Be Restored For a Week: Experts

The Amtrak train derailment has not only left at least seven people dead and many more injured and missing, it’s also stifled travel for many […]


WATCH: YouTube Documentary Chronicles Questlove’s Trip to Cuba

Philly-bred Roots drummer Questlove took a trip to Cuba earlier in the year, and the whole thing is chronicled in a new documentary by Okayplayer that […]


New York City: A Travel Guide for Savvy Philadelphians

We’ve got the Pope. We’ve got the millennials. We’ve got Top Chefs. You know what all that means? We don’t need to be frenemies with […]


No Small Talk: Inside the Mind of a Philadelphian Abroad

I should start by saying that, by Philadelphia standards, I am perfectly nice. When in my natural habitat, out there in the wild among you […]


Field Guide: 5 Cozy, Luxe Log Cabins For a Winter Getaway

Turn the chilling temps into something memorable by renting one of these postcard-perfect (totally luxe!) wooden cabins for a weekend this winter.


10 Gay-Friendliest Places to Travel in 2015

Just in time for your 2015 travel-planning, Lonely Planet has put together a list of 10 of the “most progressive, inclusive and accepting destinations that open […]


The Advocate Ranks Erie, PA, 7th Queerest City in America

The Advocate has put together a roundup of 15 of America’s queerest cities, and it rather surprisingly includes Erie, Pennsylvania. Before your mouth drops too far […]