Tag Archives: Philadelphia

Philadelphia Visitors Guide: The Birthplace of America

philadelphia visitors guide

Ready to construct a Philadelphia trip itinerary? You should! Philadelphia (or Philly) is an incredible city that I will always cherish, no matter where I live or travel to. I grew up only twenty minutes outside of Philadelphia, so, of course, cheesesteaks, Flyers games, and Ben Franklin stir a heavy dose of nostalgia inside of me. […]

Make Your Travel Blog Successful: The BlogHouse Edition

make your travel blog successful

Make your travel blog successful? But how? If you believe what you read online, you may think it’s far too late to create and promote a travel blog, that the ship (or plane, har har) left a long time ago. “I’ll never catch up,” you may think. “Why bother? Too many established blogs exist. Woe.” […]

6 Reasons I’m Hopelessly Devoted to Philadelphia

You guys. I’m devoted to Philadelphia. For my entire adult life, except for four years at Rutgers University, I’ve lived in southern NJ in the shadow of the 5th largest city in the United States: Philadelphia! Needless to say, Philadelphia holds a special place in my heart. No matter how many cities I check off […]

BW Monthly News: April 2016

My Californian Spring Break

Welcome to Blond Wayfarer’s Monthly News – an assortment of odds and ends relating to travel news, books, highlights, photography, and much more! April Highlights My spring break to San Francisco technically took place at the end of March, but I’m including my time in the Bay Area as an April highlight anyway. I LOVED […]

Quick Guide: Christmas in Philadelphia

Christmas in Philadelphia

MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL MY WAYFARERS WHO CELEBRATE IT! As you already know, I don’t travel on Christmas because I would miss my family’s holiday traditions way too much to enjoy the sights around me. So what did I do on Christmas Eve instead of sleeping at random airports and fighting lines at hostel check […]