Posts by Jeremy


Updated on: 04/5/19If you're like us, when you think of Market Square in downtown Pittsburgh odds are good you think of mostly mediocre restaurants that are overpriced.  Booking.com But there is one gem that is hiding on the second floor of a commercial space that you may otherwise overlook- Las Velas.  Not only does this one have a great view of Market Square, it also has some rather decent food as well! Read Our Latest...

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Updated on: 04/4/19Whenever we travel (especially abroad), we always love finding free city tours as a means to get our bearings in a new location and to also learn more about the city/country's history. Booking.com While Pittsburgh does have periodic, free city tours run by the Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation, they are often limited in frequency and location. We, as a city, simply needed more. It wasn't until late 2018...

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Updated on: 04/11/19Pittsburgh is a sports town, and for the past several decades it seems like the Pirates have not gotten the memo. Booking.com Despite the fact that the Pittsburgh Pirates have been, well, awful, PNC Park is often ranked among the best ballparks in the country- and we agree. It really is hard to beat taking in a game at this stunning ballpark. So whether you are an armchair Pirates fan, a baseball fan at large, or...

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Updated on: 03/26/19One of the things we love about the boroughs in southwest Pennsylvania is that many of them have a historical society and museum dedicated to sharing the history of the area. Booking.com Some of these, like the Saxonburg Museum, are huge. Others, like the Harmony Museums, are spread out over multiple historical buildings that are all worth exploring. In Donora, the museum managed by the Donora Historical Society is...

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Updated on: 03/26/19For our trip to Charleroi, we had two spots in mind- Fourth Street BBQ and Four Points Brewing (located just next door). Booking.com However, when we arrived our hopes of eating barbecue were momentarily dashed as we quickly found out they were only open for dinner on Saturdays. It turns out, we mistakenly thought they would be open for lunch as the barbecue joint had lunch hours on Thursday and Friday, and didn't...

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