If you’ve seen the “places to travel” list that tout Philadelphia as a worthy destination for your next vacation days, let me be the first to welcome you and show you how to see Philadelphia like a local. That's what the cool kids are doing these days, right? There is so much to see and do in the city, and my love has definitely blossomed over my last seven years of living here. I put together a list of things I would do with my friends to show off the city - so, friend, here you go!
I fell in love with travel blogs when I stumbled upon this post and this post while planning for my trip to San Francisco. I obsessed over these posts and had such an incredible time while I was there. I don’t talk about Philadelphia too terribly much on here, so it’s about time for that to change. I’ve been here for seven years now, so I’m confident that I know what I’m talking about.
Welcome to my Top 10 Worthwhile Tourist Attractions in Philadelphia.
I am a girl who likes to get out of her comfort zone - after all, they say that’s where the most growth happens! It’s no surprise that travel has the ability to catapult you out of your comfort zone. And while it may be uncomfortable sometimes, I love to embrace that. Here’s a story of a recent venture outside of my comfort zone!
This is a bit of a more personal post, but I’m pretty sure it’ll translate for a bunch of you. So instead of sitting on my hands I’m going to publish it and put it out there. Let’s start with something that you’ve probably experienced (statistically speaking, anyway), if you’ve been connected to grad school in any way. Impostor syndrome.
Yup. I’m going there. And if you’re a traveler who doesn’t care about grad school at all, hang tight. It’ll come back around.
Maybe you’ve been hearing it everywhere: self care. Maybe you haven’t heard it at all yet! Regardless, it seems to have become a bit of a buzzword lately. And for good reason, too! I am all aboard the self-care train, but sometimes it can be hard to keep up with on your travels. But no fear! I’m here today to share some of my absolute favorite ways to practice self care while traveling. So read on!