Philadelphia Travel Guide

Adam visits Philadelphia, PA, for a mouthwatering Italian roast pork sandwich, a massive ice cream concoction known as Mt. Vesuvius and the Ultimate Cheesesteak Challenge at Tony Luke's.


Activities
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Adam visits the location of the famous
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  • 2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
  • Philadelphia, PA 19130 US

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Adam visits the location of the famous
2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy Philadelphia, PA, US
Phone: +1 215-763-8100
Liberty Bell
Adam visits the Liberty Bell -- one of many historic landmarks in Philadelphia.
liberty bell, philadelphia, pennsylvania, sunshine, glass windows, courtyard
Photo by Ron and Patty Thomas / Photographer's Choice / Getty Images
  • 526 Market Street
  • Philadelphia, PA 19106 US

Liberty Bell

Adam visits the Liberty Bell -- one of many historic landmarks in Philadelphia.
526 Market Street Philadelphia, PA, US
Phone: +1 215-965-2305
Independence Hall
A famous landmark, home to both the Declaration of Independence and the US Constitution.
independence hall, tourists, blue sky, daylight, colonial building
Photo by Bruce Yuanyue Bi / Lonely Planet Images / Getty Images
  • 520 Chestnut St
  • Philadelphia, PA 19106 US

Independence Hall

A famous landmark, home to both the Declaration of Independence and the US Constitution.
520 Chestnut St Philadelphia, PA, US
Phone: +1 215-965-2305

Restaurants & Bars
Franklin Fountain
Adam visits an old-fashioned ice cream parlor for the Mt. Vesuvius -- a mountain of homemade chocolate ice cream erupting with hot fudge, brownie chunks and whipped cream.
  • 116 Market Street
  • Philadelphia, PA 19106 US

Franklin Fountain

Adam visits an old-fashioned ice cream parlor for the Mt. Vesuvius -- a mountain of homemade chocolate ice cream erupting with hot fudge, brownie chunks and whipped cream.
116 Market Street Philadelphia, PA, US
Phone: +1 215-627-1899
Tony Luke's
Adam takes on Tony Luke's Ultimate Cheesesteak Challenge -- 2 1/2 lbs. of beef over 1 lb. of cheese, fried onions and a 20-inch roll.
  • 39 East Oregon Avenue
  • Philadelphia, PA 19148 US

Tony Luke's

Adam takes on Tony Luke's Ultimate Cheesesteak Challenge -- 2 1/2 lbs. of beef over 1 lb. of cheese, fried onions and a 20-inch roll.
39 East Oregon Avenue Philadelphia, PA, US
Phone: +1 215-551-5725
Jim's Steaks
Jim's Steaks is said to be one of the best places in Philadelphia for cheesesteaks.
  • 431 North 62nd Street
  • Philadelphia, PA 19151 US

Jim's Steaks

Jim's Steaks is said to be one of the best places in Philadelphia for cheesesteaks.
431 North 62nd Street Philadelphia, PA, US
Phone: +1 215-747-6615
John's Water Ice
Adam checks out John's Water Ice -- one of the best locations for Italian ice, known in Philadelphia as
  • 701 Christian Street
  • Philadelphia, PA 19147 US

John's Water Ice

Adam checks out John's Water Ice -- one of the best locations for Italian ice, known in Philadelphia as
701 Christian Street Philadelphia, PA, US
Phone: +1 215-925-6955
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