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Last updated: 11/14/17Sensory deprivation chambers are a weird thing. They are tanks full of salt water that allow you to float in complete silence, darkness, and with relatively no noticeable temperature difference as well. Booking.com It is just you, in peace, for the roughly 50 minute session where all you can do is mediate and relax. We had been wanting to experience of these chambers for quite some time, and when Zero Gravity...

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Last updated: 11/10/17If you’re looking to get scared silly during Halloween, Pittsburgh has a number of options for you. Booking.com But we have to be honest in saying that we’re not ones to get excited about haunted attractions. We can appreciate the work and attention to detail that goes into making a haunt, but we’re not rushing to get in line to get spooked, either. So when we found that ScareHouse offers behind...

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Last updated: 11/1/17The Todd Nature Reserve in Sarver, PA, is a 175 acre forest and wildlife sanctuary managed by the Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania. Booking.com The land once belonged to W.E. Clyde Todd, a passionate bird watcher and Curator of Birds at the Carnegie Museum in the early 1900s who used to bird watch on the property. In an effort to keep the land a wildlife sanctuary for generations to come, Mr. Todd donated...

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Last updated: 11/11/17Threadbare Cider House in the North Side is the brainchild of the folks at Wigle Whiskey, arguably Pittsburgh’s most famous local distiller. Booking.com When wanting to branch out into a new venture, the owners stumbled upon the history of Johnny Appleseed (or John Chapman by his real name)- a rather eccentric fellow who, in the late-1700s/early-1800s, wandered around the region, preached conservation and...

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Last updated: 10/30/17You may be aware that the cult classic zombie flick, Night of the Living Dead, was filmed outside of Pittsburgh. Booking.com But did you also know that Evans City (home to the iconic cemetery from the movie), now has its own Living Dead Museum dedicated to the franchise? Although small, this one does a fantastic job paying tribute to all things from the Living Dead series, zombie media at large, and then some! A...

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