Pittsburgh and its Suburbs

Visiting the Cathedral of Learning's Nationality Rooms in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

08 Jun Exploring the Amazing Beauty, History, and Culture of Pittsburgh’s Cathedral of Learning

Located in Pittsburgh’s Oakland neighborhood is the University of Pittsburgh. The focal point of the campus is the 535-foot-tall Cathedral of Learning. Opened in 1931, the 42-story skyscraper is the second-tallest university building in the world. This late gothic revival style building was constructed between 1926…

Biking the Great Allegheny Passage from Pittsburgh to Connellsville, Pennsylvania

25 May The UncoveringPA Guide to Biking the Great Allegheny Passage: Pittsburgh to Connellsville

This article is part one in a three-part guide to biking the Great Allegheny Passage. Check out our other articles in the series, Part Two: Connellsville to Confluence and Part Three: Confluence to Cumberland. And don’t miss my top tips for those biking the GAP. The…

Tips for biking the GAP Trail in Pennsylvania

23 May The Ride of Your Life: My Top Tips for Biking the Great Allegheny Passage

I’ve done a lot of amazing things during my travels around Pennsylvania, but few have been more exciting and rewarding as biking the Great Allegheny Passage (GAP). This trail follows the route of the old Western Maryland Railroad and several other defunct railroad companies from Pittsburgh,…