Crowne Plaza Hotel Pittsburgh South
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My alarm went off at 6am and I was glad that I arrived home before 10pm last night. I packed my suitcase and caught a cab to the airport. It was now 7am and the city was getting busy as it was the beginning of the morning rush hour.
I checked into the customs area and I was good to go to my departure gate. The flight was running late and I plenty of time to get some food and drink. The flight to Singapore took about 8 hours
As my trip was winding down I decided to volunteer at the Duquesne incline mountain
lifts. I was going to help the volunteers that keep the restoration of the lifts in peak condition. it was going to be a peaceful afternoon working with two of the old builders who have been working on the lifts for forty years. They rely on volunteers to help as they are not funded ...
... Pittsburgh. There are plenty of great restaurants to choose from on top of this former "Coal Hill," and the stunning view of down-town (especially beautiful at night).
Apparently Mt. Washington was ranked by USA Today as the second best beautiful place in America. If you are going you don't ...
... most delicious. My favourite was the pepperoni roll and the mele. Most of the businesses we visited are family run and have been within that same family for many years. The owners came out and chatted with us, a couple were quite quirky characters to say the least! My final stop in Pittsburgh was to visit the Andy Warhol museum. Set over seven levels, it chronicles his early life and education in Pittsburgh through to his career and death in NYC. Some of the art was creatively ...
It is so easy to dream and talk about what you will do 'one day' but often much more difficult to execute. For years I promised to accompany my niece to Africa and now she is 17 years old. I realized it won't be any easier to do it later as she gets busier with life and college, and I'm not getting any younger - so we decided that now is the time, this is the day to do what we have talked about doing.
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TravelPod Member ReviewsCrowne Plaza Hotel Pittsburgh South
Good hotel for business travelers. Close to shopping mall and restaurants. Not convenient to get to from I-79.
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