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Long hidden in the shadows of New York City and, to a certain extent, Washington D.C, Philadelphia is one of America's most overlooked cities. It's in southeastern , in the mid-Atlantic region, and is the sixth most-populous city in the United States.

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's is home to a large number of historical sites, galleries, restaurants, and bars, and is known for its active nightlife and cultural opportunities.

's is the downtown area west of City Hall.

's Northwest district is a huge area north of Lehigh Ave and west of Front St.


West Philly is a mostly residential section of Philadelphia west of the Schuylkill River, which represented the western boundary of William Penn's original plan for the colonial city.

is large area north of 's Center City that includes many neighborhoods such as Northern Liberties, Kensington, Fishtown, Fairmount, the Spring Gardens, Templetown, Nicetown, and Tioga.

City Center East is the most dense section of , home to City Hall, the Convention Center, Chinatown, Washington Square West, and Gayborhood.

South Philly is a district of . Famous for its Italian heritage as well as being …

is a more residential area of the city, although it is home to burgeoning Russian, Brazilian, and Indian communities and restaurants.


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