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The Pittsburgh Skyline - things to do in Pennsylvania

5 Amazing Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do in Pennsylvania

Today marks the one-year anniversary of launching my Pennsylvania travel blog, UncoveringPA.com. The site has quickly become the most read travel blog about Pennsylvania, reaching over 8,500 unique visitors last month. While re...
by Jim Cheney
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The architecture of Chicago in pictures.

The Architecture of Chicago in Photos

Without a doubt, Chicago is one of my favorite cities in North America. I recently had the chance to visit the city for a 24-hour layover while taking the train across America. And during my day in the city, I did the same thin...
by Jim Cheney
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Sampling a beer on the guided Troegs Brewery Tour in Hershey, Pennsylvania.

The Fantastic Troegs Brewery Tour in Hershey, Pennsylvania [Video]

I’m a big fan of good quality beers; so, when I heard about Troegs Brewery, I knew I had to visit. Located in Hershey, Pennsylvania, birthplace of Hershey’s Chocolate and close to my home in Harrisburg, Troegs Brewe...
by Jim Cheney
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5 Crazy Things Americans Drop on New Year’s Eve

Throughout the world, New Year’s Eve is celebrated with much revelry. Some head to parties hosted by friends or family, others show up at temples or churches to worship as soon as the new year arrives, and still others he...
by Jim Cheney
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Visiting Pike Place Market in Seattle, Washington, USA.

5 Can’t-Miss Places in Seattle’s Pike Place Market – #CityLove

Of all the city markets I’ve visited around the world, few are as large, chaotic, or diverse as Pike Place Market in Seattle, Washington. Open since 1907, Pike Place Market cascades down a hill overlooking the waters of E...
by Jim Cheney
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Brownies Hostel near Glacier National Park in Montana is an example of a hostel in America.

Hostels in America: Yes, They Really Do Exist

Did you know that there are hostels in America? I know that I didn’t until quite recently. When I travel in Europe or Asia, staying in hostels is a given. Even as I get older, I still prefer the price, location, and feel ...
by Jim Cheney
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