Point State Park Pittsburgh PA is a delight of open space, city beauty and historical landmarks all rolled into one. Whether as a family, alone or with friends it is the perfect place to spend some time in down town Pittsburgh.
As a Brit we don’t really see many outdoor cinemas. In fact if you don’t live in the big cities like London or Nottingham (which I don’t) then you may never find a drive in cinema.
In recent years I’ve spotted more and more of them in the US and was curious to try the experience. Until now outdoor movie theatres were just something I saw on American TV programmes or films. I always saw it as something which was part of American culture.
With my many trips to the US over the years it seems almost inevitable that I would be using travel insurance in America at some point. Even still I was quite apprehensive due to numerous tales as to how expensive medical care in the US is. Now I was … [Continue reading]
Thursday 18th September 2014 sees a nation vote on Scottish Independence. One of the members of the United Kingdom considers its future involvement in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. … [Continue reading]
The Fort Ligonier Museum is one of the fascinating museums in PA to explore and learn of notable history from the 1700s. The site reconstruction is very detailed and I found all the artefacts very intriguing. … [Continue reading]
Is it a trampoline? Is it a tight rope? Well no apparently it is a slackline. I discovered these guys performing slackline tricks whilst I walked through Point State Park in Pittsburgh. … [Continue reading]
Flight 93 Memorial Remembering The Victims Of A Flight That May Never Have Been The United Flight 93 Memorial in Shanksville PA is a fitting and respectful commemoration to the victims of a horrible day in US history. Located at the actual … [Continue reading]
When it comes to travel why be polite, courteous and considerate of other travellers? When instead you can use annoying habits and outright rudeness to really hack off everyone else. … [Continue reading]