Philadelphia, The City of Brotherly Love and Sisterly Affection welcomes Shannon and the Bump! crew with open arms. We see history in motion as we set out on a whirlwind tour of Philadelphia’s historical sites. When hunger pangs hit, hundreds of locals & tourists head to Pat’s – King of Steaks each day to order the famed Philly cheesesteak sandwich. Shannon goes behind the counter to serve up this Philadelphia tradition. Each year, Philadelphia plays host to PrideFest America as well as the Philadelphia International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival. View the work of queer artists in the permanent collection of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. See why The Reading Terminal Market is a great cruising spot for gay men as well as the second most popular tourist attraction in the city. Pump iron at Philadelphia’s largest & gayest fitness complex, The 12th Street Gym before taking in the sights & sounds of The Blue Ball. All this, before we call it a day and check out a couple of Philadelphia’s gay-owned and gay-friendly hotels.
Bump! is the world's first gay and lesbian travel and lifestyle television series. It is unique and international in scope. In each episode Bump! presents a new gay-friendly destination in a stylish and upbeat format.
Bump! travels the globe in search of fascinating gay human-interest stories. From gay tourism hotspots like Miami and London, to urban centres such as Montreal and Los Angeles, Bump! focuses its lens on gay and lesbian communities around the globe.