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SteelStacks in Bethlehem
4 Day Trips From Philly to Hit the Road on a Budget

Keeping in mind that it can be a bit expensive to travel by car right now, these day trip ideas keep you in Pennsylvania while saving a little gas money.

Ebenezer Covered Bridge by Steve Guttman // CC BY-NC-ND 2.0
6 Must-See Covered Bridges to Visit Across Pennsylvania

We’ve compiled a list of some of the must-visit covered bridges across the commonwealth. We’ve profiled a range of bridges based on location, interesting bridge characteristics, and other things to do in the surrounding area.

Philly Thanksgiving Day Parade ft. Elmo by chrisinphilly5448 // CC BY-SA 2.0
6 Things You May Not Have Known About Thanksgiving in Pennsylvania

We’ve put together a list of facts about Thanksgiving in Pennsylvania to inform your celebration. The holiday always falls on the fourth Thursday of November. For 2022, that’s November 24.

Long Play Café
6 Pennsylvania Used Record Stores to Shop on Black Friday (or Small Business Saturday)

Black Friday is also Record Store Day, one of two days a year when new albums are released in limited numbers to record stores that participate.

Presque Isle Bike Trail. Photos via Visit Erie.
5 Trips from Pittsburgh for a Long Weekend Getaway

We love Pittsburgh, but we also love a good weekend getaway.

Brother Monk Ciderworks
5 Cideries in Pennsylvania That Use Local Apples

Here are just a handful of the many cideries across Pennsylvania that support the state’s apple industry. 

Garden Railroad: Our National Parks at Phipps Conservatory by Phil Johnson II/VisitPITTSBURGH
7 Coolest Events Happening in November in Pittsburgh Worth Traveling For

November is nearly halfway over, but there are still plenty of interesting events happening in Pittsburgh to put on your calendar.