Metabolomics 2018 Meeting & Hospitality
Double Tree by Hilton Hotel Philadelphia Airport 4509 Island Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19153, USA
Philadelphia, the city of brotherly love, is home to the Liberty Bell, Declaration of Indepedence and Philly Cheesesteaks. Being the first capital of the United States, it is the second-largest city on the East Coast and fifth-largest in the country and the hub of nation's sixth-largest metropolitan area. It is also home to America's first zoo and the first hospital. Despite having more than 1.5 million residents, this city never seems crowded. Philadelphia is renowned for its medical sector. One out of every six doctors in the U.S is trained in Philly. The Walnut street theatre is actually the oldest continually running theatre in the English speaking world. One of the first businesses in Philly is Beer. William Frampton's brewery started up in 1683. Philadelphia, has one of the nation's greatest concentrations of historic sites, which play a major role in attracting some 3 million visitors to the city every year. Its central location in relation to the cities of Eastern seaboard, and the eastern United states as a whole, combined with its population, size and, cultural and recreational resources continue to make Philadelphia, one of the nation's major cities. Apart from the Liberty Bell, Philadelphia Museum of Art, and the Independence hall, Reading terminal market which offers diverse fare, housewares and area specialities since 1892, is one of the best places to visit. Philadelphia is one of the main stops on the Amtrak route that traverses the Boston-Washington corridor in the Northeast of the country. Trains arrive at and depart from Penn station. Intercity bus service is available on Greyhound and Peter Pan/Trailways. Intercity service to nearby destinations is provided by New Jersey Transit. Penn's landing is the largest freshwater ports in the United States. The port complex handles the East Coast's largest volume of the International shipping freight.