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Recent Pittsburgh & Its Countryside reviews

  • Falling Water

    "Wow!!! What an awesome condo and setting. . . . . . 5 star all the way. So much to do I wish I was there for a week. The resort has everything you could possibly imagine, so you can't get bored for a moment. So private, golfing on the top greens, Ohiopyle down the road, and best yet, we got to see Frank Lloyd Wright Falling Water. All I can say is go, go, go. You will have so much fun."
    Guest: Terri H. Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: April 21, 2015
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  • Remarkable Experience

    "I, along with 20 other close friends, rented the cabin for somewhat of a reunion. The property was gorgeous--it was far more spacious and accommodating than I could have imagined. Before I go into detail regarding the cabin itself, I have to make special mention of the people representing the cabin. The property manager was extremely helpful and generous, plus the person I spoke to via e-mail regarding the cabin was fantastic. The cabin itself had countless comfortable places to sleep, it had more than enough space and diversity among its rooms to accommodate any type of gathering and it's in a beautiful location. The cabin was well stocked with everything you could possibly need sans food, which made coordinating essentials much, much easier. There are also countless places to sit and relax without the cabin feeling crowded with furniture. They've hit a perfect balance. Beyond that, we stayed during a particularly cold weekend and the cabin was incredibly warm without even needing to use the fireplace. I was very impressed at how comfortable we felt throughout the entire weekend. Lastly, I have to say this place has it all regardless of what you're looking for. There's place for socializing both inside and outside, areas in which to hike and they even had plenty of televisions if you're staying with some hardcore gamers. It's actually hard to describe how great this place was in the amount of space provided on the site. I'll wrap things up just by saying this: we had people flying in from across the country as part of this reunion and the cabin could have gone a long way in determining the quality of this monumental weekend, for better or for worse. I can happily say that the cabin greatly assisted in making it a reunion none of us will ever forget. It was the perfect find."
    Guest: Kyle Date of Stay: January 2015 Review Submitted: January 21, 2015
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  • Multi-Family Fun

    "Thank you Wooded Splendor! Three families with a total of 11 kids under the age of 15 and you accommodated us well. We had privacy when we needed it and a bed for everyone. The home was clean and everything was in working order. Great place for a ski getaway for a large group."
    Guest: kathy h. Date of Stay: February 2015 Review Submitted: February 23, 2015
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  • Girls weekend

    "We had a mom/girls weekend away, and could not have been any happier with everything about this place. We had a relaxing time in the hot tub with snow falling all around us. Took some walks in the snow, rented some movies from the Redbox location two minutes away. The house has everything you need, and some. We booked this quickly at the last minute, and Kara responded very quickly and kindly. No doubt that we will be planning a Fall trip for the girls again. It would be the perfect family location if you like to bike, hike, or kayak or canoe, and fishing for sure."
    Guest: Jeri H. Date of Stay: January 2015 Review Submitted: February 1, 2015
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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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