Source: Wall Street Journal
June 01, 2013
In this article on the hep and happening in Pittsburgh, the author interviewed four prominent Pittsburghers regarding their favorite places in the city. The Priory Hotel was singled out by Andy Warhol Museum Executive Director Eric Shiner as his favorite place for a "sound sleep." Said Mr. Shiner: "It's a unique property, a renovated monastery, with events held in a former church."
5.3 miles from the Priory Hotel
Stroll down East Carson Street in Pittsburgh and you'll be sure to spot the two kinds of 'blue hairs' that live in the South Side. Young punk rockers with their colorful, spiked hair walk beside older—make that much older—ladies whose night time 'roller derby' involves curlers and their own special shade of blue hair. Welcome to Pittsburgh's South Side. An eclectic, dynamic and fun place to live and visit.
The South Side neighborhood—and it is very much a neighborhood—draws a diverse mix of people. Young people. Professional people. Old timers. Empty nesters. Why? It's urban and hip, funky and feisty, ethnic and historic.More on Southside ...
Southside Attractions & Points of Interest:
Fat Head's South Side Saloon