To get a real feel for the various sights, sounds and textures of Philadelphia, pull on some comfortable shoes and explore nearby neighborhoods like Havertown, Ardmore, and Haverford.
Philadelphia is widely known as being home to Independence Hall. It is just less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the heart of town.
Narberth has a number of museums and theaters nearby that make great places to visit. Walk through the exhibits and enjoy the quiet of the Please Touch Museum.
Spend an afternoon with fellow sports fans at Franklin Field, cheering on local heroes, the Penn Quakers football. On game days follow the river of red and blue, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join fellow sports lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe and relive the action over a friendly drink or two.
To make the most of this fascinating part of the world, think about making a reservation at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. The Crowne Plaza Hotel Philadelphia West, the Hilton Philadelphia City Avenue and the North American Motor Inns are just some of the most popular accommodation options here.