Synopses & Reviews
Tired of the same old tourist traps? Take the road less traveled and uncover the hidden attractions, unique finds, and unusual locales other guidebooks just dont offer. Off the Beaten Path® features the things youd want to seeif only you knew about them! From the best in local dining to quirky cultural tidbits, youll say over and over again: I didnt know that!”
Discover a different side of the City of Brotherly Love! Check out the contemporary art exhibits at the Wexler Gallery, tour Fairmount Parks historic mansions, or enjoy live calypso music and great island food at the Jamaican Jerk Hut. So if youve been there, done that” one too many times, get off the main road and venture Off the Beaten Path.
A series for the individual with a unique taste in travel presents easy-to-use, state-by-state or province-by-province handbooks that describe the unusual, offbeat, and little-known places that most tourists miss, in guidebooks that come complete with maps, illustrations, and other special features.
There's more to the City of Brotherly Love than the Liberty Bell and cheesesteaks! Discover the hidden Philadelphia with this in-depth guide to some of the best spots in the city, from the Please Touch Museum (paradise for kids!) to Historic Bartram's Garden, the country's oldest botanical garden, hidden away in southwest Philly.
Discover the lesser-known side of Philadelphia and enjoy funky shops and eateries, truly unique museums and galleries, and obscure theater and music venues.
About the Author
A former broadcast journalist in Philadelphia and New York, author Karen Ivory
is a freelance writer happily based in the City of Brotherly Love.