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Local Love: Relocating to Pittsburgh

Written by Abbey Shafer

Relocating to the Steel City? Also known as the City of Bridges, Pittsburgh is home to over 440 bridges in the city! Become a PA local in no time with our guide to getting to know Pittsburgh!

Best Places to Dine:

1. Primanti Bros: Arguable the most famous eatery in town, Primanti Bros is known for their “Pittsburgh” which is topped with French fries & slaw! Enjoy a sandwich & beer at one of their many locations around the city.

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2. The Milkshake Factory: Perfect for the newcomer to Pittsburgh with a sweet tooth! The Milkshake Factory specializes in, you guessed it, milkshakes!  They also have a great offering of floats & sundaes, and even have vegan options!

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1705 E Carson St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203

3. Smallman Galley: Smallmen Galley is a communal style restaurant that showcases local Pittsburgh chefs. Smallman Galley also includes a bar & coffeeshop!

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54 21st St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Best Places to Visit

1. Visit Randyland: Randyland is an artistic immersive experience featuring a colorful outdoor garden space. Admission is also free of charge!

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1501 Arch St, Pittsburgh, PA 15212

2. Check out Penn Brewery: Creating craft beer before it was cool, Penn Brewery is a fully functioning brewery and restaurant. Penn Brewery has recently began offering not only IPA’s, but eclectic seasonal flavors like pumpkin.

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800 Vinial St, Pittsburgh, PA 15212

3. Visit Market Square:  A great historical neighborhood located downtown, Market Square offers a variety of shops and restaurants with a ton of charm.

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Best Places for Kids

1. Monongahela Incline: Take a steep ride to see one of the best views in Pittsburgh. Not for those fearful of heights, the incline is one of the oldest in the country! Beginning at 5:45 a.m you can catch a glimpse of the sunrise.

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2. Sandcastle Water Park: Looking for a great summer getaway for the kids? Sandcastle Water Park offers water slides, a wave pool and a children’s play area  great for summer entertainment.

Sandcastle Water Park, Homestead - PA | Roadtrippers

1000 Sandcastle Dr, West Homestead, PA 15120

3. The National Aviary: located in the heart of Pittsburgh, The National Aviary is the largest in the country! With over 600 animals the National Aviary is great for the entire family.

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700 Arch St, Pittsburgh, PA 15212

About the author

Abbey Shafer

Abbey Kebe is a marketing coordinator here at MoveEasy, who helps spread the word about MoveEasy's best in class moving concierges!

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