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Downtown Pittsburgh (view from atop Mount Washington via the Duquesne Incline)

The City of Pittsburgh is incredibly hilly, twisty and has 446 bridges (city with the most bridges in the world) spanning over three rivers: Allegheny, Monogahela, Ohio.

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TOBACCO of fantastically underrated Pittsburgh psychedelic electronica group ‘Black Moth Super Rainbow’

This is the city of Black Moth Super Rainbow and the grimy mutant electronica of BMSR frontman TOBACCO. Not to mention the home of billionaire Mellon family, George Romero, Disney’s Imagineering Lab, complete T. Rex skeleton and more.

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James Rich, owner of Pittsburgh’s forthcoming TACO BOAT in 2016!

It’s also home to the PGH Taco Truck owned by James Rich. This truck is ususally stationed outside Coffee Buddha (964 Perry Hwy, Pittsburgh) and by 2016 the genius Mr. Rich will also have a TACO BOAT cruising the 3 rivers of Pittsburgh. Genius idea!

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Seattle’s taco boat. DETROIT NEEDS A TACO BOAT!

Apparently, the only other city with a taco boat is Seattle. DETROIT NEEDS A TACO BOAT!

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delicious PGH TACO TRUCK tacos in Pittsburgh!

If you visit Pittsburgh, check out these cool spots:

Wholey Fish Market (1711 Penn Ave) phenomenal $6.50 fish sandwich w/ homemade tartar sauce; they also sell bulk turtle meat and conch meat here

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Wholey Fish Market (1711 Penn Ave) founded 1912
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$6.50 fish sandwich with homemade tartar sauce and American cheese @ Wholey
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bulk TURTLE MEAT @ Wholey!
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unusual Caribbean Conch Meat @ Wholey

Blush stripclub (135 9th st) totally nude dancers; owned by King of the Pittsburgh stripclubs Albert Bortz

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Blush stripclub (135 9th Street)

Randyland (1507 Arch st) giant yellow psychedelic house art installation owned by Randy Gilpin. Pittsburgh’s version of Detroit’s Heidelberg Project.

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Randyland (1507 Arch Street)

Duquesne Incline (1197 West Carson Ct) take a $5.00 cable-car ride to the top of Mount Washington for some spectacular views of downtown Pittsburgh

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Duquesne Incline (1197 West Carson Court)

Conflict Kitchen (221 Schenley Drive) tiny shack on the campus of Carnegie Mellon University; only serves food from countries the USA is in conflict with; menu rotates every 4mnths; Cuban right now, try the ‘Lechon Asado’ (slow-roasted pork marinated in mojo sauce)

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Conflict Kitchen (221 Schenley Drive) on Carnegie Mellon campus

Pierogi pizza and beer @ Church Brew Works (3525 Liberty Ave) massive brewery inside former church

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Church Brew Works (3525 Liberty Ave)

Just Outside Pittsburgh:

Pinball Perfection (231 Perry Hwy, West View, PA) owned by Daniel ‘Pin Dan’ Hosek, building features 250 pinball machines on 3 floors; unlimited play for $10.00; that’s right, play Dr. Dude and His Excellent Ray (1990), Challenger (1970), Fireball (1971), Medieval Madness (1997), Pin Bot (1986) and more

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250 pinball games @ Pinball Perfection (231 Perry Hwy, West View, PA)

$15.00 brown-bag apple pie @ Pajer Bakery (240 Ekastown rd, Sarver, PA)

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AMAZING apple pie baked in a brown paper bag @ Pajer Bakery (240 Ekastown Road, Sarver, PA)

Carrie Furnaces (115 West Braddock, Braddock, PA) c. 1884 abandoned steel ruins; 9,000 tons of molten iron daily; old 924ft tall blast furnace; tour on Saturday’s for $20.00

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spooky abandoned Carrie Furnaces (115 West Braddock, Braddock, PA)

 

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