Shoppers find Nirvana at Market East, Philadelphia's signature retail zone. First up is famous Reading Terminal Market, a full indoor farmer's market. Here you'll find flowers, kitchenware and some of Philly's most famous food, including Pennsylvania Dutch buttered pretzels and Bassett's ice cream. For prime window-shopping, check out the dazzling jewelry-store displays along Market and Chestnut and the showcase windows at Macy's, located in the vintage Wanamaker's department store building.
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Getting Around Philadelphia
The best way to get around Philadelphia is by walking. The city's extensive bus, trolley, subway and train system is useful for cross-town adventures. An $11 day pass makes the most sense for visitors.
Nearby Airports
  • Philadelphia International Airport-PHL
Airport Taxis
  • $28.50-flat rate to Central Philadelphia
Things to Do and See Near Market East