The Allegheny Inn in Pittsburgh: Historically Chic

Allegheny Inn Common Room

For months, The Allegheny Inn has been on my radar as a B&B I really wanted to check out. Nestled in Deutschtown on the North Shore, the historic Pittsburgh lodging option is close to several popular attractions and its perks are plenty. Curious about the historically chic hang? So was I. Accommodations The Allegheny Inn has four guest rooms/suites with plenty of space to move about. Mr. Locke and I had the pleasure of staying in The Darwin Room on the second floor. Our room had a gorgeous electric fireplace…

Terra Nova House B&B: Grove City’s Shining Lodging Star

Terra Nova House

There’s a few reasons why folks love to visit Grove city, Pennsylvania: the Grove City Premium Outlet Mall, the proximity to Grove City College, and the quaint city vibe Olde Town Grove City provides. The Kid and I had a completely different reason: Terra Nova House B&B.  The family-like atmosphere coupled with an amazingly delicious visit makes this lodging option a shining star on the top of its location in Mercer County. Terra Nova House: A Brief History Here’s what’s very prevalent on the official website: “The Terra Nova House…

Fairy Tale Travel: Glenlaurel: A Scottish Inn and Cottages

Glenlaurel mantle

There’s wonderful places to travel and then there’s WONDERFUL places to travel. A recent visit to Glenlaurel: A Scottish Inn and Cottages in Hocking Hills, Ohio, let us realize there’s so much more to the outdoorsy area than just being outdoorsy. There’s creative dining, gorgeous accommodations, and even spots that make you feel as though you’ve stepped into a children’s book. And what a fairy tale we have to tell. Disclosure: I was hosted by Glenlaurel: A Scottish Inn and Cottages and Select Registry to give you fine folks the scoop on what…

Hocking Hills Rustic Luxury: Inn & Spa at Cedar Falls

Inn & Spa at Cedar Falls TreeHouse

I was hosted by Inn & Spa at Cedar Falls and Select Registry to give you fine folks the scoop on what makes the Inn so incredible for folks visiting Hocking Hills. I was not asked to state a particular point of view and all opinions are my own! I’ll give you one word to describe Hocking Hills: luxury. Bet you didn’t see that coming. If you know about Hocking Hills, you know about the beauty of the area. If you don’t know about it, get thee to Hocking Hills immediately. Hocking…

Victorian Elegance at The Inn on Negley

Shadyside is an area of Pittsburgh with “old money”. The mansions and Victorian-style homes that flank the quaint city streets in the historic part of town are only a glimpse of how the booming city used to look before the skyscrapers changed the skyline and it’s home to an eclectic group: college students, younger families, and folks looking for a touch of old-school elegance. It’s here where Mr. Locke and I spent a couple of days at The Inn on Negley, and the bed and breakfast’s homage to all things Victorian Pittsburgh…