Photo of the Day: Poster Child

Well, doesn’t this photo from glenOX just look like an advertisement for Philadelphia?


Photo by glenOX

Someone recently left a comment on one of my photos of the Schuylkill River, noticing that many American cities don’t make much of their rivers while in Europe the banks of a river in a city are prime real estate. I agree that Philly does a decent job of making use of the river. The Schuylkill often looks pretty even if you would exactly take a swim in it or drink from it.

(Also, check out this lovely moody picture also by Glen. It is a bit outside of Philly, but not far; it’s a train bridge between Morrisville, PA and Trenton, NJ.)


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2 Comments so far

  1. Brandyn (unregistered) on January 30th, 2007 @ 8:56 pm

    This picture makes me very proud to live in this city!


  2. Brad Collins (unregistered) on January 31st, 2007 @ 6:37 am

    Thank you for showing our beautiful city



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