We have put together for you a guide to all the top places to go while your visiting the city of Philadelphia. So, just put your headphones on and cruise down the streets to Springsteen heading to all the best places to sleep, eat, shop and be arstitic.

1. Hotels

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The Rittenhouse hotel

Philly’s trendsetter when you think of luxury and a long time standard to which other hotels to measure themselfes against.

210 West Rittenhouse Square
Philadelphia, PA 19103

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Sofitel hotel

Blending the iconic french style with the american point of view, this hotel offers you a luxurious stay, near everything you will ever need.

20 S 17th St, Philadelphia,
PA 19103, United States
+1 215-569-8300

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Hotel Palomar

This Philly hotel has become one of the city landmarks for Art Deco Design. Since 1929, has deleighted art students all over the world.

South 17th Street at Sansom,
Philadelphia, PA 19103

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Four Seasons

The Four Seasons hotel chain is known around the world for the elegance of his staff and the weel being they provide theirs customers. Philadelphia historic center is two steps away.

1 Logan Square,
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 963-1500

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Hyatt at the Bellevue 

Located on the famous Avenue of the Arts provides its clients with a 5 star treatment and experience. The hotel has sumptuous accomodations that set the standard in Philly hotel scene.

200 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, 19102

2. Restaurants

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Jerry’s Bar

Jerry’s Bar is classified as the perfect neighbourhood restaurant.  The bar as a timeless feeling and diferent types of cocktails that compliment your every plate, be it a innovation ou a tradicional dish. Yumy!

129 West Laurel Street,
Philadelphia, PA

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Vernick 

Owned and manage by the Vernick ‘s, a husband and wife duo, this restaurant is one of the finnest high end dinners in the city. It is a restaurant and a bar also, so it attends the needs of every customer.

2031 Walnut Street
Philadelphia PA 19103

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Vietnam Café

Owned by a Vietnamise family, this café has evolve throuthout the years. The recent year, the eldes son has took over the space and tuned it around be a handsome café and an it place to be.

816 South 47th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19143

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Serpico

The man behind this restaurant its Stepehn Starr who built a small army of restaurants around the city of Philladelphia. Serpic is his latest dash into the food world. With a global menu, you can taste the world in your silverware.

604 South St | Philadelphia PA | 19147 |
215.925.3001

Fette and Saud

A barbecue restaurant that aces meat grillings and smoking. The menu varies each day and the offer of drinks is always surprising. The ambience is cool and classy and the services is 5 star rated.

1208 Frankford Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19125
215.391.4888

3. Shops

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Ubiq

Where the rare sneakers go and where you can find the greatest cults kicks. It’s the it place for you to find the most unique and unsual clothes and it’s specializes in men and woman fashion.

1509 Walnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Rittenhouse Square, Penn Center

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Historic Antique Row

There is a place in philadelphia filled with antiques stores and wedged between them are a couple of furniture stores. Here you can fin the golden antique or a piece of furniture that was handmade by the master artesans that can really light up the room.

Pine St
Philadelphia, PA
(215)339-0882

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AIA Bookstore and Design Center

The backbone of the design center in Philly. Here you can find the great books by that hard to find author. There is also a collection of trully personal gifts such as philadelphia theme ties, you can find the perfect gif for your family members.

1218 Arch St, Philadelphia,
PA 19107, United States
+1 215-569-3188

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Jeweler’s Row

Looking to put a ring on it? This is the place for you. On the Jeweler’s Row you can find all the best jewelery stores and keep trying to find the one a kind piece of jewelery that is totally you.

738 Sansom St
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Market East, Jewelers’ Row

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Boyds

A landmark in the men fashion world, Boyds boutique offer men all over the change to get a tailor made suit that it’s not just a suit. Here you can also find designer collections, men’s and women’s apparel, contemporary fashions, handbags and shoes.

1818 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215.564.9000

4. Art&Culture

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Academy of Natural Sciences

This renowned museum goes back  to 1812 and serves the environmental research and education.

1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy,
Philadelphia, PA 19103,
United States

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Philadelphia Museum of Art

The Philadelphia Museum of Art is has collection of 227,000 objects that include a “world-class holdings of European and American paintings, prints, drawings, and decorative arts”.

2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy,
Philadelphia, PA 19130,
United States

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Mutter Museum

The best collection of freakshows in the history of medicine. You will leave terrified, promise.

19 S 22nd St, Philadelphia,
PA 19103,
United States

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Liberty Bell Center

The Liberty Bell Center is a histotric landmark that displays the iconic liberty bell very significant for the american people.

6th St & Market St,
Philadelphia, PA 19106,
United States
+1 215-965-2305

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Independence Hall 

Independence Hall is the centerpiece of Independence National Historical Park in Philadelphia.

520 Chestnut St,
Philadelphia, PA 19106,
United States

5. Nightlife

A list of trendy places in philly where you have to shake your booty.

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Whisper Club

1712 Walnut St,
Philadelphia, PA 19103,
United States
+1 267-414-3101

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G Lounge

A club where you can dance to the music and be amazed with all the different types of shows and events that take place there. one that you don’t want to miss.

111 S 17th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103

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The 700

Remeber the student’s pub from the movies? The 700 gives off that vibe, wiht a traditional american feeling a place where we can with your friends for a night of fun.

700 North Second Street
Philadelphia, PA 19123
215.413.3181

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The Roxxy

Dance! Dance! Dance! They party hard over at Roxxy’s, get in the spirit or get going. What’s gonna be?

939 N. Delaware Ave. 19123
215.931.0101

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Brasil’s

Latino moves and salsa steps. Ready to learn the moves to calient music?

112 Chestnut St, Philadelphia,
PA 19106,
United States

6. Agenda

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Léger: Modern Art and the Metropolis

This exhibition brings to life the decade of the 1920s in Paris in honor of the  French modernist Fernand Léger. This will be the first exhibition to focus on  Léger’s monumental painting The City (1919).

October 14, 2013 – January 5, 2014

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DesignPhiladelphia Festival

The Design Philadelphia Festival it’s an  annual event of the Philadelphia Center for Architecture and this year is celebrating its 10th anniversary.

Stars this year from October 9-17.

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Neil Young

Live in Concert, at the Academy of Music.

Wednesday, October 8, 2014, 8:00 pm
Academy of Music
240 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA, United States

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The Art of Light and Resin: Ten Tips and a Challenge

A show of light art and 3D forms.

Monday, October 13, 2014, 6:00 PM
Philadelphia Center for Architecture

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Musicians from Marlboro 

Monday, October 13, 2014, 8:00 PM
Kimmel Center
300 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Remember, don’t stop cruising the streets until you hear the last notes of Springsteen voice, singing melancholically in you hear,  telling you it’s time to call it a day.