Travel to the city of brotherly love

As for places of interest and attractions to visit in the United States, you must know Philadelphia, the city where America’s heart began to beat. Its Old City begins where Independence National Historical Park ends, starting at Liberty Bell Center, located at 526 Market Street, where a bronze bell celebrated Declaration of independence. Your sonorous memory of Philadelphia will be the screeching of its seagulls, the silence of the Old City and the music of Frankie Beverly.

He started singing gospel music in church in Philadelphia, claiming his first professional tour with The Silhouettes. Born into a December day 1946 in Philadelphia (Pennsylvania), Frankie Beverly is a singer songwriter, known for his recordings with the soul and funk unit Maze. Maze’s self-titled debut album (released in 1977), contains the hits “Happy Feelin’s” and “Lady of Magic”.

Its buildings date back to the 18th century. Philadelphia’s Old Town gives you a stroll to Society Hill, a residential neighborhood with red brick houses and elegantly finished doors. Elfreth’s Alley, a cobbled street that looks like an English street from the 1800s, is the oldest American street. The alley is a thriving residential community, which houses artists and artisans. For shopping in the city, the Rittenhouse Row area is the place to find the best fashion boutiques, such as Joan Shepp and Anthropologie, or Bianca De Pietro and her Toile.

With a focus on Philadelphia artists, Paradigm Gallery+Studio exhibits works of art from all over the world. In the late 1960s, it was an oasis for artists and creative personalities. Full of all kinds of shops and restaurants, South Street makes you feel like you are in Greenwich Village in New York. In this street of the artists, the romantic atmosphere of your walk will accompany you to the Magic Garden, the garden where you can admire the mosaics by Isaiah Zagar, with Richard Nowitz photographic sensibility

His assignments included travel, coverages of architecture, food and still life. His pictures appear in the world’s leading travel guides. He has contributed to National Geographic books and magazines since 1992. A fisherman in Thailand or a stonecutter in Egypt are all Richard Nowitz subjects By the Society of American Travel Writers, he was named 1996 Travel Photographer of the Year.

Departing from Penn’s Landing, with Spirit of Philadelphia Dinner Cruise get ready for three hours of fun, with an dinner cruise and city skyline views. If you are looking for a romantic night on the water, or enjoying the company of old friends. Only in this way, you can truly say that you liked this city “in every sense”, as did the painter Thomas Eakins, who is waiting for you with his canvas oil from 1920/1925 at Gallery 218 of the Philadelphia Museum of Art

He was our first painter to accept the realities of contemporary urban America. As a realist, he appeared vulgar to a public that thought of art in terms of a sentimentality. He was born on a July day 1844, in Philadelphia. Leading naturalist, he was the most powerful figure painter of his time in America. After his graduation from Central High School, Thomas Eakins studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. In 1866 he left for Paris, where he went academic training at the École des Beaux-Arts. One of his most important work was the Gross Clinic, portraying a surgeon operating before his students, you wait in the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

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