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Recent Pittsburgh & Its Countryside reviews

  • Great stay!

    "My friends and I had a great stay at this condo. The place was clean, well-furnished, and cozy. The kitchen was well-stocked with supplies, which made cooking for our large group a breeze. The shuttle was convenient and timely. The owner was pleasant to talk to and very accommodating. Would definitely rent this unit again!"
    Guest: Mark Date of Stay: January 2015 Review Submitted: February 2, 2015
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  • Comfort, Warmth and Accessibility at Creekside

    "Arriving in 20 degree weather, we wondered how this cottage would fit our family's needs. We found it fit very well. The center of this house is the very comfortable living room with cozy couches and plenty of room to gather as a family. Just behind is the very adequate kitchen with all we needed to entertain our family ranging from 2 years to 60 years old. Everything was clean and we noticed much had been updated. The wooden floors creak, the upstairs bedrooms have a loft feel with their sloping roofs, and it was nice to have a washing machine and dryer. Only a few drawbacks with a caution on the stairs as they are narrow and slippery steps - glad for the handrails! We enjoyed the view of the creek, but did not go out much in the cold. The village of Ligonier was close and very enjoyable. We enjoyed a few meals out and the shops. Would love to use this home in the summer. Thanks for the help from the very easy to work with rental agent!"
    Guest: Clarkrev Date of Stay: December 2014 Review Submitted: January 8, 2015
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  • Just what we were looking for.

    "Plenty of room for 11 people. (With enough space for some alone time.) Everything is newer and in good working order. Nice location - across the street from the top of the slopes. 12 minutes from Somerset. Seven Springs is closer than you think if you venture down Fire Tower road. We plan on a return visit at some point."
    Guest: Dale J. Date of Stay: December 2014 Review Submitted: January 2, 2015
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  • Perfect 1st Family Vacation Location with 2 Toddlers

    "Our family of 4 loved every minute of our stay! The condo was warm and comfortable, and it was stocked with everything we would have needed during a typical day at our own home. Even the cabinets had childproof locks on them! There is so much to offer near and around Seven Springs during any season of the year, and it's just a quick hour day trip to Pittsburgh. Our two boys (ages 3 and 1) are already asking when we can "go back to our condo!" Seeing the picture of the cozy living room on this sight makes me want to book our next relaxing getaway too!"
    Guest: Family of Four Date of Stay: November 2014 Review Submitted: November 14, 2014
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Pittsburgh & Its Countryside Travel Tips

Visiting Pittsburgh, One of America’s Best Cities

Pittsburgh is regularly voted one of the best cities in the U.S. It was recently ranked 29th in the world’s best cities to live in. A vacation in Pittsburgh area condos will confirm that. It is easy to get to the area with its excellent International airport and two interstate highways, I-379 an I-579. There are also major roads throughout the city and surrounding area. The weather averages in the mid-80s Fahrenheit in summer, falling to the low-20s Fahrenheit in winter. It is the nation’s 13th largest city and largest inland port.

The area is a haven for those with a passion for snow. The skiing, snowmobiling, and variety of winter sports available keep visitors returning year on year but there is more to the area than just a winter wonderland.

There is More to Pittsburgh Than the Steelers

There is much to occupy visitors to the Pittsburgh area resorts around this charming city. Those looking to soak up some of the history of this area will want to see the Old Economy Village, a Christian communal society, dating from the 19th century. The Seldom Seen Mine gives visitors the opportunity to learn more about the working conditions of the local coal mines. One of the nation’s biggest tragedies in the 1800s was the flooding of Johnstown that wiped out an entire city. This is memorialized at the Johnstown Flood National Memorial. In memory of a more recent tragedy, the Memorial to those who died on flight 93 honors the crew and passengers who bought down the plane on September 11th, 2001. The memorial is maintained by local residents until a permanent memorial is built.

The Meadowcroft Rockshelter and Museum of Rural Life in Washington County is a National Historic Landmark. This 200-acre area includes a recreated 19th-century village. A section of US-40, the first federally funded road, runs past an array of historic sites like Fort Necessity, General Braddock’s Grave and includes some wonderful stagecoach stops. Fort Necessity commemorates the first battle in the career of one very famous American, George Washington. Visitors should not overlook a trip to Titusville to visit the first oil well in the U.S. The museum and park here include a full scale replica of the well, and the train tour gives a chance to learn more while seeing the sights. Kids will love the Trolley Museum and McConnell’s Mill State park provides great hiking in the gorge; it features a 1870s' style covered bridge as well as beautiful scenery, including waterfalls.

Pittsburgh for Outdoor Activites

The city of Pittsburgh is perfectly placed as a city vacation spot with plenty of outdoor action on your doorstep. Visitors should include a trip down the New River Gorge National River and visit the Allegheny National Forest with close to 520,000 acres of recreation land available for great activities and amazing scenery. While here, visit Allegheny Portage Railroad to find out how a canal boat can go over a mountain. Take time to see Kinzua Dam and Allegheny Reservoir, spanning the border between western Pennsylvania and New York. At the Lauren Caverns, visitors can tour the caves; try spelunking and rappelling at this 430-acre geological park. It’s Pennsylvania’s biggest cave!

Learn about the history of Railroaders at a museum in Altoona dedicated to the workers who helped shape America. At Altoona, visitors should also see the famous Horseshoe Curve, a marvel of engineering dating from 1854. For outdoor sports such as hiking, biking and whitewater rafting, visit Ohiopyle State Park.

Pittsburgh Area Condos are Luxurious Homes

For visitors choosing Pittsburgh Area vacation rentals, the choice of properties is impressive. Here, visitors will find ideal locations and bright spacious accommodations. Many properties are pet-friendly and welcome families with dogs. There is a huge selection of great homes, and owners make an effort not just to equip their homes, but to include the extras such as large-screen televisions, DVD playerss, and even wireless internet access. Every care is taken to ensure that their home is your home.

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