DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Philadelphia & The Pennsylvania Dutch Country, 1st Edition

  • Richard Varr
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  • ISBN-10: 0756684773
  • ISBN-13: 9780756684778
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 208 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released October 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011

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DK EYEWITNESS TRAVEL: PHILADELPHIA & THE PENNSYLVANIA DUTCH COUNTRYwill lead you straight to the best attractions this region has to offer. Packed with detailed maps this guide explores every facet of this historic area. Also included are beautiful cutaways and floor plans of all the major sites and suggestions for the best places to visit, from the Old City known as "America's most historic square mile," encompassing Independence Hall and the iconic Liberty Bell, to the outstanding museums, including the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. This DK EYEWITNESS TRAVEL GUIDE provides all the insider tips every visitor to needs, with dozens of reviews of hotels, recommendations for restaurants, tips for shopping and all the best places for entertainment in Philadelphia & the Pennsylvania Dutch Country. Don't miss a thing on your vacation with the DK EYEWITNESS GUIDE TO PHILADELPHIA & THE PENNSYLVANIA DUTCH COUNTRY.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
How to Use This Guide.
1: Introducing Philadelphia and the Pennsylvania Dutch Country.
2: Four Great Days in Philadelphia.
3: Putting Philadelphia on the Map.
4: The History of Philadelphia.
5: Philadelphia at a Glance.
6: Philadelphia through the Year.
7: Philadelphia Area by Area.
8: Old City.
9: Society Hill and Penn's Landing.
10: Center City.
11: Logan Square and the Museum District.
12: Farther Afield.
13: Two Guided Walks and a Drive.
14: Beyond Philadelphia.
15: Exploring Beyond Philadelphia.
16: The Pennsylvania Dutch Country.
17: Gettysburg.
18: The Tri – State Area: Pennsylvania, Delaware, and New Jersey.
19: Travelers' Needs.
20: Where to Stay.
21: Restaurants and Cafes.
22: Shops and Markets.
23: Entertainment in Philadelphia.
24: Children's Philadelphia.
25: Survival Guide.
26: Practical Information.
27: Travel Information.
28: Philadelphia Street Finder.
General Index.