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Hotel reception
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John McDevitt
July 07, 2020 - 4:00 pm
Visit Philadelphia created a new section on its website to help tourism and hospitality workers, who were left unemployed by the pandemic, find new jobs in the industry. Read more here.
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Philly tourism takes a hit from pandemic
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Kim Glovas
June 30, 2020 - 1:59 pm
To give the tourism industry a friendly boost, Visit Philadelphia is encouraging the 4.1 million residents throughout the tri-state area to play tourist in their own city. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Justin Udo
May 04, 2020 - 2:41 pm
The Philadelphia tourism industry has taken a blow as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, but officials are not letting that stop them from showcasing what the city has to offer. Read more here.
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Holli Stephens
April 17, 2020 - 5:00 am
The coronavirus pandemic: It’s an unusual situation we find ourselves in, but there are still things to do in and around Philadelphia — from a safe distance. The KYW To-Do List breaks it down.
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#ThankYouPhilly posters
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John McDevitt
April 16, 2020 - 12:49 pm
To the cashiers, cleaning staff and transit workers, Philly says “thank you.” Those messages are popping up on shuttered businesses all over Center City. Read more here.
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Tourists in Philadelphia
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Hadas Kuznits
February 03, 2020 - 4:15 am
Tourism in Philadelphia was strong last year, according to Visit Philadelphia’s annual report. Going forward, it will roll out several marketing campaigns aimed at attracting more visitors to the city. Read more here.
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Hadas Kuznits
January 30, 2020 - 4:50 pm
Visit Philadelphia has partnered with the James Beard Foundation to help promote food tourism in the city this year. Listen to the full story on the KYW Newsradio original podcast What’s Cooking.
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Gritty, Swoop, Phang, Franklin, and the Phanatic unite in the latest Visit Philadelphia video.
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Ian Bush
December 18, 2019 - 11:49 am
Holidays are a time for families to get together. For some, it's the first time in a long time everyone is under the same roof. That's the case for Philadelphia's family of professional sports mascots. Read more here.
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Shara Dae Howard
November 19, 2019 - 12:41 pm
With a touch of technology and a big dash of the holidays, the Historic Holiday Pass makes it easier — and cheaper — to visit the city’s museums and attractions. Read more here.
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Tim Jimenez
November 19, 2019 - 12:35 pm
What do the Kalahari Desert, the temples of Abu Simbel, Egypt, and the City of Brotherly Love have in common? Usually nothing, but on Tuesday, they all made National Geographic’s list of the best trips to take in 2020. Read more here.
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