Pittsburgh & Western Pennsylvania Weekend Getaways and Day Trips

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Alexandria, VA and Baltimore, MD: Vintage Ports Weekend Getaway
Although Alexandria celebrates its great antiquity, Baltimore is officially a tad older. They’re both eighteenth-century towns (founded ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Baltimore, MD - Quick Escapes: Pittsburgh

Allegheny National Forest, Pennsylvania (Including Franklin, Kane, Oil City, and Warren) Weekend Getaway
Although it's one of the least-visited parts of the Commonwealth, the Allegheny National Forest region of Pennsylvania has no shortage ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Kane, PA - Fodor's Where to Weekend Around Ohio

Bedford County: George Washington Slept Here, Too Weekend Getaway
A quarter of a millennium ago, this area was Raystown, a bustling and most important frontier trading post. In 1758 came a sizable ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Osterburg, PA - Quick Escapes: Pittsburgh

Berkeley Springs: It Rubs Me the Right Way Weekend Getaway
Folks who love this little piece of West Virginia often call it a remnant of the 1960s, or at least the 1960s as we’d like to be able ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Berkeley Springs, WV - Quick Escapes: Pittsburgh

Brandywine Valley: Stop and Smell the Roses Weekend Getaway
That’s just the war I’m talking about: a quick dip into George Washington and the Revolutionary War before settling into a weekend ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Valley Forge, PA - Quick Escapes: Pittsburgh

Butler County: In Harmony Weekend Getaway
Pittsburgh’s northern neighbor covers a lot of territory, capable of appealing to a remarkably wide audience, from toddlers building ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Butler, PA - Quick Escapes: Pittsburgh

Carlisle, Harrisburg, Hershey: Beyond the Mountains Weekend Getaway
Southeast Pennsylvania was the easy part: The flat, accessible reaches of southeastern Pennsylvania were the first to be settled, ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Hershey, PA - Quick Escapes: Pittsburgh

Chautauqua: Branson with Brains Weekend Getaway
For more than 140,000 people each year, Chautauqua means the 750-acre educational center that hosts a range of visual and performing ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Chautauqua, NY - Quick Escapes: Pittsburgh

Cleveland: Other Signs of Life Weekend Getaway
You’ve seen the T-shirt, right? A picture of a road sign: PITTSBURGH, 143 MILES. Underneath, the words: THE ONLY SIGN OF LIFE IN CLEVELAND. ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Cleveland, OH - Quick Escapes: Pittsburgh

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Those who haven’t been through Ohio’s capital for a few years will be surprised at how much the area has grown. Ohio State University, ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Columbus, OH - Quick Escapes: Pittsburgh

Downstate West Virginia: A Taste of the Wild and Wonderful Weekend Getaway
Perhaps more than most trips in this book, this one serves up disparate destinations that could serve to inspire separate future trips. ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Fayetteville, WV - Quick Escapes: Pittsburgh

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For about six weeks in September and October, the largest free-roaming elk herd east of the Mississippi is in rutting season. Bulls ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Ridgway, PA - Quick Escapes: Pittsburgh

Erie and Presque Isle Getaway Weekend Getaway
The romance of days gone by is present not only in stories about rum-running but also in legends based on historical fact from the ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Erie, PA - Daytrips and Getaway Weekends in the Mid-Atlantic States

Erie and the Chautauqua Region: Water, Water, Everywhere Weekend Getaway
After driving an hour and a half northeast, you’ll be ready to begin a weekend that winds through two states and offers an especially ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Erie, PA - Quick Escapes: Cleveland

Erie Triangle Vineyards, Pennsylvania (Including Erie, Meadville, and North East) Weekend Getaway
In addition to the shipping and industry now centered around the city of Erie — from railroad equipment manufacturing to plastic — ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Meadville, PA - Fodor's Where to Weekend Around Ohio

Erie: North by North East Weekend Getaway
Waves crashing on rocks, sandy beaches that stretch for miles, a horizon where water blends with sky almost seamlessly. To get there ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Erie, PA - Quick Escapes: Pittsburgh

Fayette County and National Road: House Hunting Weekend Getaway
There’s no shortage of house museums available for today’s tourist, but this region—barely an hour from Pittsburgh—has an incredible ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Ohiopyle, PA - Quick Escapes: Pittsburgh

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The Deep Creek Lake area has been a popular tourist spot since buddies Warren G. Harding, Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, and Harvey Firestone ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press McHenry, MD - Quick Escapes: Pittsburgh

Gettysburg and Antietam: The Last Full Measure of Devotion Weekend Getaway
The very words Gettysburg and Antietam evoke high drama in American history: respectively the bloodiest battle ever on the North American ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Gettysburg, PA - Quick Escapes: Pittsburgh

Happy Valley: In the Center of it All Weekend Getaway
Maybe the bumper sticker has it right: God must be a Penn State fan, not only for making heaven in the school’s colors—blue and white—but ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press State College, PA - Quick Escapes: Pittsburgh

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