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  • Monongahela Incline

    Around the late 19th century, Pittsburgh at one point boasted 17 passenger funicular cable car routes carrying people between the city's steep hills and the lower riverside elevation. Only two of them survive till today. This is the Monongahela Incline, w…

  • Lower station of the Monongahela Incline

    Around the late 19th century, Pittsburgh at one point boasted 17 passenger funicular cable car routes carrying people between the city's steep hills and the lower riverside elevation. Only two of them survive till today. This is the Monongahela Incline, w…

  • Since 1870

    Around the late 19th century, Pittsburgh at one point boasted 17 passenger funicular cable car routes carrying people between the city's steep hills and the lower riverside elevation. Only two of them survive till today. This is the Monongahela Incline, w…


  • The T

    Pittsburgh has a 26-miles (42-km) long light-rail system commonly known as The T. Rides between six downtown stations are free. Part of the downtown network is underground and is referred to as the subway. This is the Station Square stop within a short w…

  • PPG Place

    PPG Place is an office retail complex in downtown Pittsburgh. It was named for its anchor tenant PPG Industries (originally Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co.), a global supplier of paints, coatings, and specialty materials. Perhaps not surprisingly, the head off…

  • Built for a company once known as Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co.

    PPG Place is an office retail complex in downtown Pittsburgh. It was named for its anchor tenant PPG Industries (originally Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co.), a global supplier of paints, coatings, and specialty materials. Perhaps not surprisingly, the head off…


  • Heinz Hall

    Pittsburgh boasts some of the most famous names in American business history. The Mellon brothers (Mellon Bank, now BNY Mellon), Henry J Heinz's H. J. Heinz Company, Andrew Carnegie's United States Steel (now U.S. Steel) and Henry Clay Frick's H. C. Fric…

  • Lobby of Renaissance Hotel Pittsburgh

    The grand lobby of Renaissance Hotel Pittsburgh. When I booked this hotel months earlier, the rate was only USD $127 a night. What a bargain! 107 6th St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 xxxxx I finally paid Pittsburgh a proper visit after a brief half-a-day visit…

  • Ikea Pittsburgh (Robinson Township)

    Am I ever cheap? I took the 28X Airport Flyer transit bus from the Greater Pittsburgh Airport to my downtown hotel. The bus passed by the Ikea store in Pittsburgh. 2001 Park Manor Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15205 xxxxx I finally paid Pittsburgh a proper vis…


  • Taking off

    I booked an early morning flight because I wanted to maximize my time in Pittsburgh. This was taken just moments after takeoff, and we could see the shadow of our Bombardier Canadair CRJ. I finally paid Pittsburgh a proper visit after a brief half-a-day…

  • Air Canada Express Bombardier Canadair CRJ

    I booked an early morning flight because I wanted to maximize my time in Pittsburgh. This is gate F89 at the Toronto Lester B Pearson International Airport (YYZ). xxxxx I finally paid Pittsburgh a proper visit after a brief half-a-day visit several yea…

  • Hitting the 7777 Jackpot! (I wish)

    I had to get some little things from the local hardware store after work today. As I came out of the shop, the bus "flew by" and I missed it. The next bus would arrive in 11 minutes. But when the second bus came, I was delighted. It's been quite a while s…


  • Sleepy man, sleepy dog

    At Sheppard subway/ metro station.

  • Vintage Volvo 240


  • Vintage Volvo 240



  • A German plate in Toronto!

    My flickr friend Roddy got me into noticing unusual licence/ number plates on cars. Here are a few that I came across this year. Now this VW Jetta is interesting! The backside has a Prince Edward Island licence/ number plate EC888. Prince Edward Island i…

  • EC888

    My flickr friend Roddy got me into noticing unusual licence/ number plates on cars. Here are a few that I came across this year. Now this VW Jetta is interesting! The backside has a Prince Edward Island licence/ number plate EC888. Prince Edward Island i…

  • Chevrolet Lumina

    Haven't seen one for a while.


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