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A Weekend in Philadelphia with Andei

I flew into Philadelphia yesterday to meet my daughter Andei who “unfortunately” had to fly back from Italy to personally pick-up her student Visa at the Italian Consulate. The visa saga has been going on for close to 5 months now so when we realized they weren’t going to mail it to us, her Mom and I got her a round trip ticket to Philly for her to pick it up. Since Andei was going to be in the states for a long weekend I’ve flow up as well and we got a hotel downtown. We’ve been enjoying the sites and cultural attractions this historic city has to offer. This morning Andei and I spent about 4 hours first at the City Market and then roaming downtown photographing and searching for art galleries and funky thrift shops – some of Andei’s little vices. We also had a wonderful Italian dinner last night at a great Italian Restaurant to celebrate her finally getting her Visa for college in Italy. Here are some photos I’ve taken so far…the architecture here is amazing.

Celebrating at an Italian Restaurant Downtown Philadelphia

Enjoying Roaming the City Center Market! Awesome Place!

The Lines and Light and Shadows Caught my Eye for this Shot

Lines, Textures and Shadows down an Alleyway

Andei Standing in Front of a Painted Backdrop of the City

Graffiti

Andei Walking Through Archway

View from 15th Floor of Philadelphia Art Institute

Don't Look Down

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One comment on “A Weekend in Philadelphia with Andei

  1. souldiaries
    November 20, 2010

    hey i’ve missed the blogosphere and you. these pix are sensational. i hope you are well

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