City of riches

20 August 2015

Scattered with souvenirs that tell the tale of its nation’s founding, Philadelphia is a key character in the US history books. But as generations passed, the birthplace of American democracy found itself to be dwarfed by the bright lights of New York City and the political magnates of Washington, DC. Only recently has Philly found its place as a culinary and arts destination, putting a new spin on the city’s cultural clout.