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Last updated: 09/20/17Evangeline is the resident cocktail bar at the Distrikt Hotel in downtown Pittsburgh, and opened its doors for business in summer 2017. Booking.com With a upscale lounge feel, we were eager to find out how this one fits in downtown’s growing cocktail scene. Classic Cocktails in an Elegant Ambiance The second you step foot in Evangeline, you’ll feel transported to a different era. There is something...

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Last updated: 09/12/17St. Nicholas Catholic Church in Millvale was built in the early 1900s as a place of worship for the large Croatian population in the region. In 1921 the church was devastated by a fire, and was rebuilt in 1922. Booking.com In the years that followed the congregation worshiped in a church that was relatively devoid of imagery, and in the late 1930s the church commissioned acclaimed Croatian artist Maxo Vanka to...

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Last updated: 09/9/17If there is any neighborhood in Pittsburgh that would be the perfect case study for a revival, Lawrenceville would be it. In just under 10 years the neighborhood went from being one you likely never stepped foot in (let alone drove through), to becoming a hipster mecca, to being so trendy it is beyond hipster, and is now one of the most popular neighborhoods in all of Pittsburgh for visitors with all interests....

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Last updated: 09/5/17The end of summer is marked with several annual events in the Pittsburgh region, and one that has been a favorite in the Laurel Highlands for many years is none other than the Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival! Booking.com We have been to many Renaissance Festivals elsewhere in the past, but our recent visit to Pittsburgh’s festival was a first- and it delivered the nostalgic experience we were looking for....

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Last updated: 09/12/17In our endless quest to experience all Pittsburgh has to offer, we are on the look out for the region’s best meals. Booking.com One food we absolutely love is pizza, and Pittsburgh has no shortage of restaurants offering up these delicious creations. But as with everything not all pizza shops are created equal, and our quest to find the best pizza in Pittsburgh was born! What We Look for in a Pizza Pizza is...

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