Ah Pittsburgh, the Steel City. While it may come from humble beginnings in the steel industry, it has evolved into so much more. Sitting at the convergence of the Allegheny, Monongahela and Ohio Rivers, it’s incredibly picturesque with over 400 bridges along with a number of other perks. It’s brimming with culture thanks to the […]

The Best Way to Fully Enjoy Some Winnipeg Craft Beer :: I've Been Bit! A Travel Blog

Winnipeg is home to so many great restaurants, shops and of course – craft breweries. However, they’re fairly spread out throughout the city making it hard to get to them without running up cab fare or having a buddy sit out on the fun as the designated driver. Luckily, there’s the Winnipeg Trolley Company to […]

I've Been Bit! A Travel Blog :: Treks, Eats & Brews in Appleseed Country

Central Massachusetts is home to Johnny Appleseed Country where you can enjoy contemporary comforts in an unblemished, natural setting. Home to Leominster where the original Johnny Appleseed is from, John Chapman, there’s much more to the area than just apples. With activities for outdoorsy types, beer enthusiasts and foodies, there’s something for everyone in Appleseed Country! Treks […]

Reasons Why Everyone Should Visit Hampshire County :: I've Been Bit! Travel Blog

When you hear Massachusetts, most people think of Boston and the eastern coastline. The state is much more than just the Red Sox, ducklings and chowdah. Head inland to the west where you’ll find the beautiful area of Hampshire County. Leave the hustle and bustle behind and plan to visit Hampshire County. Located in the heart of […]

I've Been Bit! A Travel Blog :: 9 Reasons Why I Wish I Visited Erie Pennsylvania Sooner

Growing up in the Niagara area, a trip to the United States was not uncommon. Whether it was for a hockey game or a girls shopping trip, a trip across the border was a great change in scenery. However, these trips were to New York State, not any further. Despite being able to see our southern […]

This past Saturday marked the 2nd Real Canadian Craft Beer Festival at the Scotiabank Centre in Niagara Falls. Over 25 local breweries, cideries, restaurants and food trucks were represented as attendees gathered to enjoy some craft beers, delicious food, and great conversation. The festival also aimed to raise funds for BoxRun, an organization that raises charitable […]