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."
3.4 miles from the Priory Hotel
Red, white and green parking meters attest to the fact that Bloomfield is "Pittsburgh's Little Italy." In fact the neighborhood's Italian roots reach back more than five generations. But the neighborhood mix also includes descendants of Germand and Poles, many of whom continue to have strong ethnic pride, customs and commitment to family and place, giving the neighborhood its character. No doubt, Bloomfield is a great place to live—and visit.More on Bloomfield ...