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City break in Philadelphia. Active leisure ideas for Philadelphia - attractions, recreation and nightlife

philly 2007 Lightroom The choice of entertainment options in Philadelphia is literally unlimited, as there is a place for recreation for every taste in this modern city. Beautiful city parks are worth mentioning; they will surprise tourists with its harmonious environment and a variety of landscapes. Fairmount Park is perfect for private rest and sports entertainment. There is a special area for a picnic and equipped playgrounds for sports entertainment. The Smith Kids Play Place is equipped for children visiting the park. Here, there are attractions for both youngest children and teenagers.
Discovering the architecture of Philadelphia from bird's eye view! Independence Hall, Franklin Institute, Please Touch Museum, Museum of Archeology and Anthropology, Citizens Bank Park, Fort Mifflin, all those monuments are defining the image of Philadelphia … Open
Enjoy the abundance of beautiful flowers and exotic plants in Bartrams Garden. Visitors can spend hours strolling along its winding paths admiring beautiful flower arrangements. Aquarium Adventures is very popular among families with children. This large-scale entertainment center offers visitors a huge variety of leisure activities.
A collection of marine life in aquarium numbers about 8,000 animals, every day they participate in the interesting show. Younger guests will have an opportunity to feed the colorful fish and even touch the friendliest inhabitants of the aquarium. An entertainment complex features cutting-edge 4D- cinema, where informative and colorful movies are broadcasted daily. Copyright
Philadelphia City Hall, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Eastern State Penitentiary, Franklin Square, National Constitution Center, Building of the Customs Service, as well as many others, they all become the world's cultural heritage objects and remain as iconic monuments for Philadelphia … Open
The mass of impressions will give a visit to Philly Zoo; it is the oldest zoo in the United States. The zoo is home to over 2,000 animals, birds and reptiles. Graceful white lions are considered to be the real pride of the zoological garden.
The Other Side of Philly The Franklin Square park is popular among sports fans; there is an excellent field for minigolf on its territory. After enjoying the game, visitors can take a walk through the beautiful park and admire scenic fountains. Fans of nightlife would be able to find a right place among hundreds of entertainment venues. The Rum bar, Barcade, Marmont, Xfinity Live and G Lounge nightclubs - these are just a few stylish places offering guests an interesting evening program. Shoppers will be delighted with Reading Terminal Market; it is the largest market in the city. A huge selection of products is presented in the Franklin Mills Mall.
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Map of all parks
National and city parks around Philadelphia
♥   National Historical Park 'Independence' , 1.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Local Park 'Fairmont' , 4.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   State Park 'Liberty' , 5.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Local Park 'Ston' , 10.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   City Park 'Bryn Mawr' , 17.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Philadelphia
♥   Amusement park 'Clementon Amusement Park' Clementon, 22.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Funplex' Mount Laurel, 23.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Sesame Place' Langhorne, 35.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Carousel Village at Indian Walk' Wrightstown, 38.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Brandywine Picnic Park' West Chester, 40.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Philadelphia
♥   Water park 'Sahara Sam s Oasis' West Berlin, 25.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Six Flags Hurricane Harbor' Largo, 65.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom' Allentown, 76.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Thundering Surf Waterpark' Beach Haven, 89.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Breakwater Beach' Seaside Heights, 93.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Sites around Philadelphia from our surveys on extreme Earth places

Serpentine Water Park

From the series “The Greatest and Fanciest Water Parks”
The height of this ride is quite impressive and comparable to the height of a five-story building. The beginning of a slide and a lifting tower are located in the so-called tail of a giant cobra. The ride ends at a huge open mouth of a cobra. Thrilling impression after riding a slide are guaranteed. Besides that, there are about 20 rides, which are also worthy of thrill lovers’ attention. … Read further

Duffy's Cut

From the series “The Most Dangerous Railroads in the World”
Local residents and train drivers believe that the railroad is haunted. The images of people walking on the tracks, horrified inexperienced drivers time and again, only a miracle had prevented accidents. A huge number of anomalous facts associated with the Duffy’s cut railway, attracted researchers and archaelogists. Archaeological excavation by a research team began in 2004, five years later, the researchers announced their discovery that shocked the world. … Read further
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Guide to your best city break in Philadelphia - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Philadelphia - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Philadelphia?' disappears immediately. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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