Best Things To Do in Pittsburgh

Best Things To Do in Pittsburgh

Shadyside: Pittsburgh's Fashion Center

Shadyside: Pittsburgh's Fashion Center

Posted Apr 8, 2018

Located about 10 minutes from downtown Pittsburgh, the Shadyside neighborhood offers a quiet and comfortable zone in which to update your look and peruse the latest fashion trends. Originally named for the local railroad station, Shadyside remains true to its roots as a bustling hub for shopping dining and nightlife.

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Photos From Left to Right: The Cartlon; Nakama Japanese Steakhouse and Sushi Bar

Top Chefs in Pittsburgh Fuel Culinary Explosion

Posted Mar 6, 2018

Over the past several years, downtown Pittsburgh and the surrounding areas have blossomed into one of the most diverse and exciting dining scenes in the country. New restaurants are rapidly opening and - most importantly - have been met with enthusiasm and success, as well as the accompanying staying power.

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Left to Right: Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater; the Monongahela Incline in downtown Pittsburgh.

Sightseeing Adventures: What to Do in Pittsburgh

Posted Feb 9, 2018

Pittsburgh is a city of walkable neighborhoods with a stunning skyline and a lively downtown. Situated in southwestern Pennsylvania, it is the largest urban area in Appalachia and the Ohio River Valley. Nicknamed the “City of Bridges,” this historic industrial town is experiencing an urban renewal and offers a variety of attractions, so this feature highlights a few of the most interesting and convenient tours available.

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Dining in Mt. Washington: Pittsburgh Restaurants With a View

Posted Feb 6, 2018

There are few places in the world that can deliver the spectacular views of Mt. Washington. Most of the spectacular photos you’ve seen depicting the view overlooking the Point and downtown Pittsburgh originate from here.

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Best Things To Do on Pittsburgh's North Shore

Best Things To Do on Pittsburgh's North Shore

Posted Feb 5, 2018

The North Shore in Pittsburgh offers many unique and exciting options for family fun, museums, sightseeing, concerts and sporting events. The North Shore is located just across the Allegheny River, north of downtown, and is easily accessible by walking, driving, using the T subway line or even by boat! The North Shore serves as a hub of cultural activity that appeals to every interest and age group.

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How to Get Around Pittsburgh: Transit 101 in the Steel City

How to Get Around Pittsburgh: Transit 101 in the Steel City

Posted Jan 30, 2018

The Port Authority of Allegheny County is the public transit agency of the greater Pittsburgh area, providing bus, light rail, and incline service throughout the Steel City.

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Bakersfield: Where Pittsburgh Goes for Tacos, Tequila and Whiskey!

Bakersfield: Where Pittsburgh Goes for Tacos, Tequila and Whiskey!

Posted Jul 16, 2017

Serving up authentic, Mexican street fare, and an impressive selection of over 100 tequilas and American whiskeys, Bakersfield is a spot where the food is simple, the service is warm, and the atmosphere is alive.

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Pittsburgh Steelers Best Plays: The Immaculate Reception

Pittsburgh Steelers Best Plays: The Immaculate Reception

Posted May 4, 2017

In 1972, the Pittsburgh Steelers completed their fortieth season by advancing to the playoffs for only the second time, which would lead to one of the team’s best plays ever. On December 23, with 22 seconds left in an AFC Divisional Playoff Game at Three Rivers Stadium - now replaced by PNC Park and Heinz Field - Pittsburgh trailed the Oakland Raiders, 7-6 and faced fourth-and-10 from its 40-yard line.

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The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust: Creating A Steel City Arts District

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust: Creating A Steel City Arts District

Posted May 1, 2017

By successfully leveraging the arts as a catalyst for economic development, the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust leads one of downtown Pittsburgh’s most historic transformations: turning a seedy, downtrodden “red-light” district into a thriving, world-class destination for arts and entertainment.

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