Category Archive: Philadelphia

Philadelphia: A Roof Deck View

On Sunday, I attended a get together which was held on top of one of the residential buildings downtown which had a rooftop deck. The views of Philadelphia were gorgeous; before and during… Continue reading

A quick trip to Academy of Natural Sciences

Yesterday temperatures went over 100 degrees so previous outdoor plans were cancelled. We took refuge to the Academy of Natural Sciences to see the dinosaurs but everyone had the same idea even though… Continue reading

Powerful: Truth to Power Pop-Up Exhibition

I am so sorry for the radio silence around here. Lots going on mentally so I haven’t had the chance to blog some of the more recent events such as a birthday trip… Continue reading

Philadelphia: Cira Green

Just a very short walk from 30th Street Station is Philadelphia’s first elevated park, Cira Green on top of a parking garage by Cira South.  The views of center city are amazing and the… Continue reading

Navy Yard Instameet

Last Saturday, I attended a meet at the Navy Yard, the former Philadelphia Navy Yard, a US navy shipyard for over a century dating back to 1776. The Navy Yard is now a… Continue reading

Adventure Aquarium

I am always resistant to going to the Adventure Aquarium as I find it expensive, usually so. At $27 for adults and $20 for kids over 2, it is one of the more… Continue reading

Philly From The Top

Philly opened its latest observation deck at One Liberty called Philly From The Top late last year. With a 360 degree view and a unexpected statue of Ben Franklin, the deck was a delight.… Continue reading

Philadelphia: Foggy Fort Washington State Park

“You are an ocean in a drop of dew, all the universes in a thin sack of blood.” Rumi

Philadelphia: Early Morning at Race Street Pier

On my way to a meeting early Thursday morning, I stopped by Race Street Pier on the Delaware Waterfront. I hardly get to the eastern edge of Philadelphia, so it was a treat… Continue reading

Dilworth Plaza: Skating Outside the Shadows

“You need to spend time crawling alone through shadows to truly appreciate what it is to stand in the sun.” ― Shaun Hick As winter gets into full swing this week, winter games… Continue reading