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106. Delaware River: The river separating Philadelphia and New Jersey.  
107. City Paper: The free weekly Philadelphia newspaper.  
108. Independence National Historic Park: Spanning 20 city blocks, and includeds such historical markers as the Liberty Bell Center and Independence Hall.  
109. Drexel University: A private college founded in 1891, "Philadelphia's technological university".  
110. Washington Square: Part of William Penn's original city plan, a lovely park near Society Hill.  
111. Society Hill: A neighborhood in the Center City area, known for its concentration of 18th and 19th century architecture.  
112. Antique Row: A strip of antique and second-hand stores in the Center City area, a favorite shopping area for those seeking house...  
113. La Colombe Torrefaction: A world-renowned coffee-roaster and favorite Rittenhouse Square cafĂ©.  
114. Elfreth's Alley: Believed to be the oldest continuously occupied street in the USA.  
115. Arch St. Meeting House: The country's largest Quaker meeting house.  
116. Mummer's Parade: A famous New Year's Day parade that celebrates the art of disguise and masquerade.  
117. Civil War Museum: A museum featuring Civil war-related memorabilia and historical artifacts, and a Civil War library.  
118. Eastern State Penitentiary: Built in 1829, it's the oldest prison in America. It's rumored to be super-haunted, so they have year-round tours a...  
119. Front Runners: A gay and lesbian runner's club.  
120. South Street Mardi Gras: Philly's Mid-February answer to the festivities in New Orleans, featuring live music and freely flowing alcohol on ...  
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So it's officially the South Lake Union Streetcar but what fun is that? The SLUT is short for the South Lake Union Trolley. The SLUT even has its own t-shirts that read "Ride the S.L.U.T."

A rodent that comprises an important segment of the fur trade in Louisiana but is generally considered a pest elsewhere.

Leftover tomato pie from Palermos (half fried eggplant, half garlic).

Trenton's unique vision of a pizza pie, light on the cheese and heavy with big chunks of tomato drizzled with olive oil.

Yankee fans wouldn't shut up about a curse that prevented the Red Sox from winning the World Series since 1918. That is, until the Red Sox won in 2004 to dispel such a myth.

When I first moved to the area, this is one of the odd foods I found out about that is a regional favorite. Squeaky cheese is simply a bit of the curd taken out before the rest of the cheese is aged. It squeaks when you eat it. People from 'round these parts take pride in their squeaky cheese.