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Philadelphia, PA

I used to dread road trips.  As a kid, the thought of getting jammed in a car with my parents arguing about directions for hours on end was enough to make road tripping an obsolete term – I did not associate it with vacations.  It wasn’t until recently when I eased myself into short road trips with friends that I realized…it wasn’t all that painful.  I cannot stress enough how big of a difference travel companions can make or break a trip.  After tackling drives to New York and Montreal, I was about to embark on my biggest roadtrip yet.  A 14hr drive away from Toronto to South Carolina.  To make the journey less daunting, we decided to stop in different cities along the way, experiencing the culture and food of 8 destinations. Our first stop was Philadelphia.  No…we didn’t go for a Philly Cheesesteak.  Instead, we visited DiNiC’s, a sandwich joint that was featured on Man x Food which looked utterly mouth watering.  We arrived in Philly on a wet, chilly day, but we …