Bike from Center City to Philadelphia’s Garden District of Chestnut Hill

A mere 12 miles from the bustling heart of Center City, is Philadelphia’s Urban Enclave of Chestnut Hill. For cyclists, this stunning garden neighborhood is easily within reach. This historic neighborhood with cobblestone streets offers fantastic dining, boutique shops, antique stores, the Woodmere Art Museum, and the Official Arboretum of the Commonwealth, Morris Arboretum. Getting […]

Best Botanical Gardens and Arboretums near Philadelphia

gardens at Mt. Cuba

Philadelphia is home to the oldest and one of the largest urban park systems in the United States. But also, it is known as “America’s Garden Capital.” In addition to all that public space, the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) has designated 38 of the best botanical gardens, arboreta, and historic landscapes near Philadelphia as must-see […]

19+ Outstanding Things to Do in Wilmington Delaware (2023)

Wilmington DE from the Riverfront

In 2020, the Presidential campaign of Joe Biden thrust Wilmington, Delaware into the spotlight, but this small city just 40 minutes from Philadelphia and 2 hours from New York City by train still may not be on your radar. However, this once-underrated city is finally getting the recognition it deserves. Conde Nast Travel has identified […]

Fun Things To Do at Raystown Lake PA: A Complete Guide

Raystown Lake is the perfect place to vacation for those with a sense of adventure. This 30-mile recreational lake covering 8300 acres and offering over 110 miles of mostly uninhabited shoreline is the largest lake entirely within the state of Pennsylvania and the perfect place for your next getaway. Dubbed the “Crown Jewel of Pennsylvania, […]

Spring in Philadelphia’s Garden District: Visiting Morris Arboretum and Chestnut Hill

Colorful Tulips in Chestnut Hill PA

With spring officially sprung, now is the perfect time to begin planning a trip to Philadelphia’s Urban Enclave of Chestnut Hill. While part of Philadelphia, Chestnut Hill sits just 12 miles from Center City Philadelphia on the border of Montgomery County. Along with Germantown and Mt. Airy, Chestnut Hill is one of three Philadelphia Garden […]

Plan a San Diego to Baja California Road Trip

If you have a passport, theoretically, you can hop the line between San Diego and northern Baja Mexico in just a matter of minutes or hours (depending on the lines at the border crossing). So, traveling between the two countries is not a huge deal once you have made it to the west coast. After […]

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