Describes hotels, historic sites, museums, events, shopping areas, and night life in Philadelphia, and looks at the highlights of the surrounding area, including Brandywine Valley, Bucks County, Lancaster County, and Valley Forge
From the City of Brotherly love to the gardens of the Brandywine Valley, to sharing the roads with horse-drawn buggies in Lancaster County, Philadelphia and the Pennsylvania Dutch Country invite visitors to partake in nature's beauty and many moments that help shape the course of American history. Our resident writers have found the best hotels, restaurants, attractions and activities to make your trip worthwhile and memorable. Before you leave on your trip be sure to pack your Fodor's guide to ensure you don't miss a thing!The San Francisco Chronicle sums it up best -- "Fodor's guides are saturated with information."- We frequently update our Philadelphia & the Pennsylvania Dutch Country guide, and we make every effort to bring you the most accurate and thorough book. Plus we provide timely updates about the area at Fodors.com.- Unlike other travel books, Fodor's guides rely heavily on local experts who know the territory best–so you know you're seeing the real Philadelphia & Pennsylvania Dutch Country.- We give you the planning tools you need to tailor your trip. We give options for all budgets. You make the choices.