Pennsylvania Archive

The Club Pittsburgh PIT Temporary Location review

Pittsburgh International Airport is currently going through a transition. It was once a busy hub of US Airways, but a series of shifts & mergers resulted in the airline leaving Pittsburgh behind. Passenger numbers are half of what they once were, but the decline has leveled off, and with the addition of discount carriers and […]

Baseball manager Fredi Gonzalez found out he was fired thanks to flight reservation e-mail

The Atlanta Braves fired manager Fredi González on Tuesday after leading the team to an abysmal 9-28 record this season. The team’s most recent loss was to the Pirates in Pittsburgh on Monday. According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, via Deadspin, after the Monday game, González found a flight reservation to Atlanta for Tuesday in his e-mail. This […]

Video: Watch the last flight of USAirways

It was the end of an era on Saturday night, as USAirways officially ended its service, with all flights now becoming American Airlines flights after the airlines’ reservation systems were consolidated. While the merger is still not 100% complete, it was a major milestone in the two airlines becoming one. The airline celebrated the final […]

Hyatt House Pittsburgh South Side: Hotel Review

When you’re traveling for work, you sometimes find yourself in random hotels that might not normally have been your first choice. While I tend to shy away from hotel chains, sometimes that’s not feasible. Between corporate travel preferences & company locations, you take what’s given to you. In my case, my company’s office in Pittsburgh, […]

Travel Contest Roundup: August 6, 2014 – China, Ireland, New York, and more

Check out this week’s travel contests. Good luck! Win a $500 voucher from TravelPony and StyleBlueprint $500 voucher Enter by August 17, 2014 Win a trip to China to save pandas Round-trip air transportation for two to/from Chengdu, China Hotel accommodations for three (3) nights, (3) ground transportation to/from airports One (1) day Panda Keeper […]