Hole in the Clouds

Up on the Roof

Aug 11, 2011

In recent years, gentrification in many Philadelphia neighborhoods has been characterized by construction of new rooftop decks on top of old rowhouses. This view is from a rooftop elevated above the elevated train in the Kensington neighborhood; the rooftop has not yet been completely deckified, but the view is as good as it's going to get.

cityscape   birdseye view   Philadelphia   skyline   el   Kensington   (Image credit: Bradley Maule)