3. Its Always Sunny Shared Walking Tour of South Philly
Embark on a unique wild card adventure on "The Gang Goes to South Philly: An It's Always Sunny Tour of Philadelphia." You'll not only explore iconic landmarks of TV's longest running sitcom but unearth the stories of sandwich history and Italian culture from Philadelphia's most famous neighborhood. This isn't just a TV tour; it's an immersive exploration of South Philly's heritage, seen through the irreverent lens of "It's Always Sunny." Our journey begins on the dynamic South Street. Here, we initiate you into the world of It's Always Sunny, introducing you to nearby filming sites and adding color to the series' connections to the city. From the very start, you'll understand these aren't just TV backdrops but spots where The Gang would hang out and roam. Our next stage is the Italian Market, a cultural mosaic and an often filmed spot in the series. Here, we'll immerse ourselves in show sights and unravel the rich history of the market, as you absorb the sights, sounds, and smells (lots of smells) of this bustling marketplace. As we venture further south, we'll stroll past the famous cheesesteak joints, landmarks in their own right, and reveal their unique connections to the show. Imagine the characters grabbing a bite here, running away, and suddenly, the streets come alive with the show's spirit. Deeper into South Philly, we delve into sun-soaked array of filming locations. Each street corner whispers a tale and reveals a moment in the series. Among these locales is Rob McElhenney's childhood home, a historical landmark of the show's creator that helped shape 'Always Sunny's' unique world. Winding our way back towards South Street, accompanied by narratives as gripping as the Dayman's victory over the Nightman, we navigate into this famous stretch and its influence on the show. Your journey, packed with laughs and discoveries, concludes here, but not without leaving an indelible mark. For those craving more, we offer an optional extra mile, leading us north. A handful of intriguing show locations later, we find ourselves at Mac's Tavern. A fitting end to an unforgettable journey, or rather, the beginning of your personal 'Always Sunny' adventure. Expect to be tantalized by engaging pre-tour videos to enhance each stop on our journey. Step into the world of It's Always Sunny and experience South Philly in a whole new light. Get ready for a day as unpredictable and exciting as Charlie's antics. Your adventure awaits!