Worth The Trip
Our Daily Look at Deals and Giveaways
Thursday, Aug 14, 2014 at 5:30 PM
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By Allison Ector

Shark Week Comes to Life

Shark Week Comes to Life

Fishing for a splashy family adventure? Come face-to-face with the largest collection of sharks on the East Coast, just outside of Philadelphia! Read »

Friday, Aug 15, 2014 at 2:56 AM
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By Allison Ector

Sail Away to Newport

Sail Away to Newport

Once a summer playground reserved for wealthy American socialites, the Newport of today is a wonderful destination for everyone. Read »

Wednesday, Aug 6, 2014 at 6:33 PM
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By Allison Ector

Art Blooms on the Delaware Riverfront

Art Blooms on the Delaware Riverfront

A Delaware tradition for more than half a century returns to the riverbank at Brandywine Park in September! Read »

Saturday, Aug 9, 2014 at 11:33 AM
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By Allison Ector

Camden Children’s Garden

Camden Children’s Garden

Just over the Delaware River from Philly, you’ll find an imaginative, horticultural playground for the inner child and gardener in all of us! Read »

Wednesday, Aug 6, 2014 at 12:08 PM
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By Allison Ector

Saddle Up for Cowtown Rodeo

Saddle Up for Cowtown Rodeo

Looking for something to do at the "spur" of the moment? Throw on your boots, wrastle up the family and mosey on down to Salem County, NJ for a wild west experience! Read »

Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014 at 4:39 PM
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By Allison Ector

Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen's Museum

Tuckerton Seaport & Baymen's Museum

Explore one of the largest grass roots maritime museums in the United States at the Tuckerton Seaport, a fascinating, working maritime village located along the Tuckerton Creek in Ocean County, New Jersey. Read »

Friday, Jul 25, 2014 at 10:53 PM
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By Allison Ector

Down on the Farm

Down on the Farm

Looking for a unique getaway that's close to home? Consider an overnight or weekend stay at a working farm in Pennsylvania Dutch Country. Read »

Friday, Jul 25, 2014 at 10:54 PM
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By Allison Ector

XPoNential Music Festival

XPoNential Music Festival

Ready to get your summer music festival fix? The mother of all Philly music festivals is all set to make a splash on the waterfront this weekend! Read »

Friday, Jul 25, 2014 at 12:25 PM
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By Allison Ector

Take a Sunset Lighthouse Cruise

Take a Sunset Lighthouse Cruise

The beauty of the Delaware Bay's historic lighthouses are best experienced at sunset, and there’s no better view than from the water. So unless you've got your own boat at the shore this summer, have we got a... Read »

Wednesday, Jul 23, 2014 at 12:42 AM
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By Allison Ector

Twilight in the Gardens

Twilight in the Gardens

You're invited to spend a magical evening under the stars this summer at one of the most distinctive spots in Philadelphia! Read »

Wednesday, Jul 23, 2014 at 11:27 AM
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By Allison Ector

Moonlight Movie Nights

Moonlight Movie Nights

We're more than halfway through the summer (sigh), so it's time to kick it up a notch. What could be better than enjoying a picnic dinner with family and friends and catching a (free) movie under the stars? Read »

Monday, Jul 21, 2014 at 1:15 PM
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By Allison Ector

Doo Wop Museum and Architectural Tour

Doo Wop Museum and Architectural Tour

Celebrate the "Fabulous Fifties" with a visit to the Wildwoods this summer! Read »

Saturday, Jul 19, 2014 at 9:23 AM
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By Allison Ector

Bethlehem’s Blueberry Thrill

Bethlehem’s Blueberry Thrill

Celebrate all things blueberry this weekend at Bethlehem’s 29th annual Blueberry Festival! Read »

Friday, Jul 18, 2014 at 6:03 AM
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By Allison Ector

The Turkey Hill Experience

The Turkey Hill Experience

Just in time for National Ice Cream Day (July 20th) and National Ice Cream month (July), here’s a cool way to entertain the kids this summer! Read »

Monday, Jul 21, 2014 at 11:23 AM
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By Allison Ector

Philly Hot Dog Cook-Off

Philly Hot Dog Cook-Off

Yeah, we know… It’s hot! But remember how miserable you were last winter? So quit your barking and celebrate the dog days of summer – and National Hot Dog month – instead! Check out the ultimate hot dog cook-off... Read »

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