In fact, it’s the only US City that made the list!!! How awesome is that!?
The editors say visitors will be able to “rediscover an American classic.” They cite Philly’s “vibrant murals and glinting metalworks, multihued mosaics and kaleidoscopic light installations, art collectives in garages, and a traditionally Italian neighborhood famous for cheesesteaks now sprouting vegan-punk-metal coffeehouses” as reasons to take a trip to the City of Brotherly Love.
National Geographic takes notice of BOK, Rittenhouse, the Notary Hotel, and the Mutter Museum as places to see and stay during a vacation in Philly.
“It’s a scrappy underdog with a heart of gold and-who can resist the Rocky reference?-the eye of the tiger,” the article says.