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Tracy’s guidebook

Tracy

Tracy’s guidebook

My Favorite Restaurants
Here is a list of my favorite restaurants in the Philadelphia area.
The ambiance and food are outstanding! If you love seafood, this is a fantastic place to visit! Even if you don't (like me) the menu has amazing options for everyone!
Estia Restaurant
1405-07 Locust St
The ambiance and food are outstanding! If you love seafood, this is a fantastic place to visit! Even if you don't (like me) the menu has amazing options for everyone!
Super charming BYOB, with amazing Mediterranean fare! The staff are wonderfully friendly and the soups are especially outstanding!!
Aya's Café
2129 Arch Street
Super charming BYOB, with amazing Mediterranean fare! The staff are wonderfully friendly and the soups are especially outstanding!!
Love chocolate? This is restaurant is a must do!! Note: This is NOT just for dessert! They have the most unique ways of incorporating cocoa into the full menu!
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Max Brenner Chocolate Bar & Restaurant
1500 Walnut Street
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Love chocolate? This is restaurant is a must do!! Note: This is NOT just for dessert! They have the most unique ways of incorporating cocoa into the full menu!
Delicious farm-to-table options in the heart of the Old City section of Philadelphia!
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Farmicia
15 S 3rd St
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Delicious farm-to-table options in the heart of the Old City section of Philadelphia!
This is not necessarily a favorite, but it is a good place to get a sit-down meal that is close to the cottage.
Ruby Tuesday
8680 Bartram Ave
This is not necessarily a favorite, but it is a good place to get a sit-down meal that is close to the cottage.
My Favorite Shops
This is a list of convenient and unique places to shop, in the area!
Need to grab a quick bite or a bottle of wine? Penrose Plaza is less than a mile away from the cottage!
Penrose Plaza Shopping Center
2900 Island Ave
Need to grab a quick bite or a bottle of wine? Penrose Plaza is less than a mile away from the cottage!
You are in Philadelphia, right?? Then you have to venture into Center City to visit this historic indoor market! Grab some lunch, fresh produce, spices, teas, treats, and much, much more! Just a 20-min train or drive away!
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Reading Terminal Market
51 North 12th Street
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You are in Philadelphia, right?? Then you have to venture into Center City to visit this historic indoor market! Grab some lunch, fresh produce, spices, teas, treats, and much, much more! Just a 20-min train or drive away!
In the heart of Center City is the first skyscraper built that was taller than the top of William Penn's hat! Enjoy a bite at the food court on the second level, and shop at the stores located on the first and second floors.
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The Shops at Liberty Place
1625 Chestnut Street
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In the heart of Center City is the first skyscraper built that was taller than the top of William Penn's hat! Enjoy a bite at the food court on the second level, and shop at the stores located on the first and second floors.
Love shopping?? Why not visit the largest shopping mall in the US?? Located about 30 miles away, in King of Prussia, PA. It is an easy drive from the cottage.
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King of Prussia
160 North Gulph Road
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Love shopping?? Why not visit the largest shopping mall in the US?? Located about 30 miles away, in King of Prussia, PA. It is an easy drive from the cottage.
This is an amazing place! That fits the categories of my favorite places to shop, eat and just wow!
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Italian Market
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This is an amazing place! That fits the categories of my favorite places to shop, eat and just wow!
For the Love of Nature
Yes, we are in the city, but there are sooo many natural gems here (hidden and not so hidden)!
This fantastic gem is only blocks away from the cottage! Take a walk on the ample paths, visit the Visitor's Center to get the details on this historic natural wonder!
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John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum
8601 Lindbergh Boulevard
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This fantastic gem is only blocks away from the cottage! Take a walk on the ample paths, visit the Visitor's Center to get the details on this historic natural wonder!
John Bartram was the Audubon of Pennsylvania! This hidden gem is only minutes away from the cottage and will take you to another world!
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Bartram's Garden
5400 Lindbergh Boulevard
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John Bartram was the Audubon of Pennsylvania! This hidden gem is only minutes away from the cottage and will take you to another world!
Whether it is Boathouse Row, the Belmont Plateau, or the Wissahickon Gorge, you cannot go wrong visiting the many aspects of this huge park!
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Fairmount Park
Reservoir Drive
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Whether it is Boathouse Row, the Belmont Plateau, or the Wissahickon Gorge, you cannot go wrong visiting the many aspects of this huge park!
Just on the edge of the city, such beauty!
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Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania
100 East Northwestern Avenue
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Just on the edge of the city, such beauty!
The History and Much More!
There are so, so many firsts that happened in the City of Philadelphia! We are also blessed with many fantastic historic places and museums of history and science. While you're here...venture out!
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National Constitution Center
525 Arch Street
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African American Museum in Philadelphia
701 Arch Street
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This building held the first stock exchange in America! The architecture is amazing!
The Bourse Building
111 S Independence Mall E
This building held the first stock exchange in America! The architecture is amazing!
Get the scoop on all things history!
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Independence Visitor Center
599 Market Street
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Get the scoop on all things history!
The first zoo in the nation!
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Zoo de Philadelphie
3400 West Girard Avenue
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The first zoo in the nation!
So many things to see along the Delaware River Waterfront!
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Penn's Landing
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So many things to see along the Delaware River Waterfront!
From dinosaurs to butterflies...this is the place to be!
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Académie des sciences naturelles
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
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From dinosaurs to butterflies...this is the place to be!
Declaration of Independence...yeah, that was signed here!
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Carpenters' Hall
320 Chestnut Street
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Declaration of Independence...yeah, that was signed here!
Ahoy, Matey!
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Independence Seaport Museum
211 S Christopher Columbus Blvd
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Ahoy, Matey!
Rocky or not, this is a MUST-SEE!
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Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
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Rocky or not, this is a MUST-SEE!
Do you have a flag?
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Betsy Ross House
239 Arch Street
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Do you have a flag?
The place for science and beyond!
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The Franklin Institute
222 North 20th Street
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The place for science and beyond!
Do you have a taste for the strange?? The Mütter Museum is your place!
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Mütter Museum
19 S 22nd St
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Do you have a taste for the strange?? The Mütter Museum is your place!
The largest city municipal building in the country!
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Philadelphia City Hall
1400 John F Kennedy Boulevard
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The largest city municipal building in the country!