For decades, insiders have flocked to South Philadelphia’s East Passyunk Avenue for its restaurants, particularly its red-gravy Italian spots. The neighborhood surrounding the avenue—a diagonal interruption to Philadelphia’s grid layout—has enjoyed revitalization's in recent years, creating a sort of renaissance for the thoroughfare itself.
Summer time is coming soon and so the grilling season is just a few month away. Even though its has been a long, mild winter this year in Philly; warmer temperatures are just around the corner and thoughts are turning to warm afternoons in the backyard grilling juicy steaks, delicious hamburgers or seasonal vegetables.
Philadelphia, PA - In an era before space, heaters, and Thinsulate, simmering concoctions of wine, beer, and spirits were a staple of Philadelphia's colonial taverns. Today that tradition lives on at these local bars and cafes.
Philadelphia, PA - Located just next to Independence Mall, where the country’s Founding Fathers declared liberty and built a free nation, Old City Philadelphia still boasts charming cobblestone streets and plenty of 18th-century charm—along with an independent streak that’s evident in everything from its owner-operated shops to its edgy art scene.