Duration: Two days and two nights
There aren’t many places where you can get a complete education that covers art, natural science and history like you can in the Pittsburgh area. This road trip will give you a lesson on one of the most renowned artists of our time: Andy Warhol. You will also learn the importance of economics during our shopping excursions, and nature will be front and center as you scale Mount Washington and visit one of Western Pennsylvania’s beautiful state parks. And, through it all, you will come face-to-face with history at every turn. Buckle up and hit the road with us as we explore all that greater Pittsburgh and Western Pennsylvania has to offer.
Named after the Italian word for sunflower, Girasole was recently voted the best Italian restaurant in Pittsburgh. With its great culinary offerings and friendly service, you’ll soon discover why.Read More >
Located on Pittsburgh’s historic South Side, the chefs at Nakama are serving up the best in Hibachi and sushi. In fact, Nakama was recently voted as the best overall restaurant in the city.
A great place to spend an afternoon (or morning) with six floors and more than 275,000 square feet of permanent and rotating exhibits. The Heinz History Center is home to the Western Pennsylania Sports Museum and the Library & Archives which documents more than 250 years of life in Western Pennsylvania.
Even if you’re not a baseball fan, PNC Park is an exciting place to be. With great views of downtown Pittsburgh to go along with outstanding food options, PCN Park is an ideal place to take the whole family during the baseball season.
Since 1893, the Phipps Conservatory has been an oasis of sorts for those seeking to get away from the hustle and bustle in favor of a more serene and relaxing atmosphere. The botanic gardens here are nothing short of works of fine art.
More than 130 outlet stores are located here, including many of the brand names that are synonymous with fashion around the world…giving a whole new meaning to the phrase “shop ‘til you drop.”