Lawrenceville

Lawrenceville is one of the largest neighborhood areas in Pittsburgh. It is located northeast of downtown, and like many of the city's riverfront neighborhoods, it has an industrial past. And like many industrial-era neighbourhoods, it's gentrifying and becoming hipsterized. That's bad news if you're looking for a cheap place to live, good news if you're going … Continue reading Lawrenceville

Not so suite

Modern suburban mid-range hotels are strange. We all know who stays there: families on road trips and business travelers. People who want to be anywhere else, like home. These hotels are waypoints, not destinations.And yet, they couch themselves in an aura of fake "luxury," by calling their rooms "suites" and dolling up the reception areas with … Continue reading Not so suite