From Google GOOGL +0.07% unveiling a new office to plenty of films (The Avengers, The Dark Knight Rises, The Fault in Our Stars, Foxcatcher, Concussion) being filmed in the Steel City, there’s no denying that Pittsburgh is quickly becoming one of the coolest cities in the country. A town that until recently has mostly been known for its sports teams, interesting eating habits (expect French fries on your sandwiches and salads) and a notorious Pittsburghese dialect, these aren’t the things that are defining Pittsburgh anymore. A city that has always unapologetically just been itself, the new ‘Burgh manages to keep its authenticity amidst a major rejuvenation lead by locals. These are things making Pittsburgh the new cool right now.
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