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Winter Fun in Pittsburgh: 10 Things to Do & See

Most tourists visit Pittsburgh during the warm spring and summer months to take advantage of the many parks, scenic overlooks, sporting events, and annual events in the region. However, a winter visit offers the benefits of cooler temperatures, fewer crowds, and cheaper hotel rates. The abundance ...

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Christmas in Pittsburgh: 10 Must-Do’s

Although Pittsburgh is not thought of as a top Christmas destination city, there are a number of festive activities, attractions, and events to enjoy this time of the year. From a big city ice rink with a dazzling Christmas tree as the centerpiece, to rustic Christmas tree farms located just ...

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5 Free Holiday Attractions in Washington D.C.

Washington D.C. is home to one of the most famous Christmas trees in the country. The beautiful National Tree on the White House Ellipse draws many visitors and much media coverage each year. Although the city itself is not overly festive this time of year, there are a number of festive ...

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Christmas at Omni Bedford Springs Resort

There are 2 gorgeous Omni properties in the state of Pennsylvania. One is located in downtown Pittsburgh and the other in Bedford Springs, a small town in the Allegheny mountains. Many famous politicians and Presidents have stayed at this resort. If you are seeking a relaxing getaway, complete ...

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Attraction of the Week: Season’s Greetings at the U.S. Botanical Gardens in D.C.

Washington D.C. is home to a number of fun, free, and festive holiday attractions. While hotels in the area can be a bit pricey, most museums and several holiday attractions will cost you absolutely nothing! This helps keep trip costs down a bit. D.C. is home to over a dozen world-renowned ...

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5 Christmas Attractions in Downtown Pittsburgh

The festive holiday season is the best time to plan a visit to downtown Pittsburgh. In addition to enjoying restaurants, beautiful views of the skyline and bridges, and museums (the Andy Warhol is a must-see), there are a number of holiday events which you can add to your itinerary. The prime ...

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The 100th Anniversary of The National Tree Lighting in D.C.

Although the dazzling Rockefeller Center Christmas tree in NYC receives the most tourist and media attention, The National Tree is an iconic sight in its’ own right. If you find yourself visiting D.C. over the holiday season, you will want to add seeing this beautiful tree to your itinerary. ...

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Asian Lantern Festival at The Pittsburgh Zoo

One of Pittsburgh’s most most popular tourist attractions is the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium. While it may not compare to world-class zoos like San Diego and Brookfield, the zoo is a great place to spend the day while visiting the city. The zoo is known for its’ many events ...

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Christmas at the Omni Grove Park Inn in Asheville

The holiday season is the premier time to book a stay at the gorgeous Omni Grove Park Inn in Asheville, North Carolina. Being that the mesmerizing Blue Ridge mountains comprise the backdrop, it is hands down one of the most beautiful Omni properties. The wonderful 360 degree mountain vistas, the ...

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5 Festive Holiday Events in Charlotte NC

From Thanksgiving through the New Year, there are plenty of festive holiday events and festivals to enjoy in Charlotte and surrounding small towns. If you prefer chilly temps with little chance of snow, Charlotte may be a perfect holiday destination for you. With multiple tree lighting ceremonies, ...

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