Philly cheesesteaks are a civic icon here, a tourist draw and a cultural obsession. Often imitated around the world, the cheesesteak is rarely duplicated successfully outside of Philadelphia. So what is an authentic cheesesteak and where did it come from?
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Philadelphia attractions are rolling out the white carpet with special events, exhibits and tours to celebrate the eighth World Meeting of Families (WMOF) and a visit from Pope Francis himself this September.