If you're not already familiar with Philadelphia's Chinatown, you're missing out on an epicenter of culture right in your own backyard. A great intro to the area is the Five-Spice Tour of Philly's Chinatown and Dim Sum Tasting. The tour is held regularly, and one of the next chances to take part is Sunday, January 8th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Tickets start at $10 for children and $19 for adults, making the tour a budget-friendly way to explore your city. Your guide will lead you through Chinatown, giving some history between stops. You'll get the chance to explore a Chinese herbal medicine shop and even swing by a Chinese bakery and enjoy some fresh treats with bubble tea. There's much more on the agenda, so if you want to learn more about Chinese culture and cuisine, don't miss this unique tour.