Some people spend the best part of their careers learning about one single type of animal. For those that may not have that commitment, a trip out to Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium ought to be good enough.
It is just one of the many activities to see and do in the wonderful city of Pittsburgh.
You don't need to wander too far to find an inexpensive place to lay your head. There are a small number of solutions not too far away. Two favorites are the Quality Inn University Center and the Encore on the 7th by BridgeStreet.
If you're the kind of traveler that does quite a bit of their traveling from behind a steaming cup of coffee, then you're in the right place. An easy walk away, Sweet Sips Cafe has all the delectable drinks and treats you need. If you plan to dine out, stay close by and get a table at Eddie's Pizza Haus. If you have no plans to go to sleep just yet, have a refreshing glass of wine or beer at The Beer Den, another quick stroll away.
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