This is Philadelphia’s Chinatown. I believe that this is important to my community because it is a neighborhood that people from China and people of Chinese descent will feel at home. Chinatown is important to me because it allows me to experience the Chinese culture. Also I can eat authentic Chinese cuisine. This image relates to my personal experiences because the times that I decide to nosh on Chinese food I have a array of choices. This image shows my identity to my community because it shows my appreciation for the diversity of my community.
This is a picture of the iconic Philadelphia Zoo gates.The Philadelphia Zoo is important to my community because it allows citizen to go learn about the animals and different organism there.The Philadelphia Zoo is important to me because it is apart of my childhood; I grew up visiting the Zoo as a boy.The image relates to my personal knowledge of my community because it was the first zoo in America.I feel that the zoo happens to draw more tourists to Philadelphia because of its rich history.The Philadelphia zoo defines my identity as a citizen because I am able to go and visit the reptile house.
This is a picture of the Schuykill Skatepark also known as Paine Skatepark.The skatepark is important to my community because it gives skaters a safe place to skate instead of skating in the streets.Paine Skatepark is important to me because it somewhere I can go when im stressed and I can ride without risks or limitations.I believe that this skatepark defines my identity as citizen because when I go to the skatepark I have less of a chance to get caught up in something.The skatepark is also somewhere where skaters can meet up and just hangout.
This is a overhead picture of The Gallery at Market East. The gallery is important because it gives you a nice set of stores in one place right in Center City.The Gallery is important to me because anytime I have to get something last minute I can always rely on The Gallery.Also whenever I need wicks or fluid for my Zippo lighter I go to The Gallery!The Gallery defines my identity as a citizen to my community because it shows how