That’s one fine Philly: Why the city of brotherly love is now number one in the U.S.
Philadelphia – the city humorously depicted as the place hipsters love to call home and birthplace of “Rocky” – has just been named the top U.S. destination to visit in 2016. Travel guide publisher Lonely Planet awarded the city of brotherly love the honor citing its “deep American history and uniquely gritty flavor.” The city had a big year in 2015 – not only was it named the first and only World Heritage City in the US, but it’s been rising in popularity. Namely, Philadelphia made the short list of places Pope Francis visited when he came stateside last summer to celebrate the World Meeting of Families Congress. As part of our Silicon Cities series, we’re diving deep into what makes Philadelphia tick. In our next piece, we’ll look at what has made this city a haven for startups in the medical technology space. For now, let’s look at what’s […]