4 Things You Should Know About Bike Riding in Pittsburgh

4 Things You Should Know About Bike Riding in Pittsburgh

It’s no secret that Pittsburgh is a unique and compelling place to go bike riding. That being said, exactly how to go about bike riding in the ‘Burgh can feel a bit of a mystery. The good news is, it’s a lot simpler than you may think!

To get you started, here are 4 fundamental things you should know about bike riding in Pittsburgh.

Looking for New Activities? Here’s How to Comfortably Consider Ones Outside Your Comfort Zone

Looking for New Activities? Here’s How to Comfortably Consider Ones Outside Your Comfort Zone

Let’s be real for a second: We all like comfort, right? But sometimes we can get too comfortable. For example, gravitating to the same ‘ole activities rather than enriching our lives with new experiences and connections.

It’s a challenge we all face, but meeting it head-on doesn’t have to be, well, uncomfortable! Here are three tips for comfortably breaking out of your comfort zone.

2 Ways the Three Rivers Arts Festival Can Help You Shop Year-Round

2 Ways the Three Rivers Arts Festival Can Help You Shop Year-Round

Did you know that you can take advantage of the Three Rivers Arts Festival artists all year-long? The official TRAF website lists all of the participating artists from the most recent festival.

This means that, long after the festival is over, you can easily find an artist you remember from your visit - or browse for ones that appeal to you today! As a result, you can utilize the Artist Market year-round in (at least) the following two ways.

Love at First Ride: 5 Reasons I Adore OpenStreetsPGH (And You Should, Too)

Love at First Ride: 5 Reasons I Adore OpenStreetsPGH (And You Should, Too)

You might have heard of a Pittsburgh event called OpenStreetsPGH - which draws thousands of participants each summer. On the last Sunday in May, June, and July, OpenStreetsPGH closes a predetermined route to vehicles so that bikers, rollerbladers, walkers, joggers, and skateboarders can take over the streets!

I recently experienced my first OpenStreetsPGH and quite honestly, I had a blast! Here are five reasons why I fell in love with this event - and you should, too!