The recent shutdown of the US government closed the entire US National Park System. While rarely mentioned during the shutdown, it also closed the US National Wildlife Refuge System. Ned Levi discusses visiting both, with special emphasis on the less known National Wildlife Refuge System and what the refuge system has to offer travelers.
Philadelphia welcomes America and the world this week for the July 4th holiday week. Ned Levi discusses the party Philadelphia is throwing this “Independence Day” week in the City, which includes the largest free outdoor concert in the US, at the foot of the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art.
Ned Levi invites us to his hometown, Philadelphia, for its Independence week, Welcome America celebration this week. He discusses the array of things to do and places to see in 21st century Philadelphia.
As the summer vacation season kicks off on this holiday weekend, Ned reflects on the meaning of Memorial Day, and has some vacation suggestions which echo the sentiment of the day.
When travelers return home they are often disappointed in their photos of the landmarks they visited. Ned Levi has eight tips to make those landmark photos special.