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Car-sharing startup FlightCar brings free longterm parking to PDX.
Apr 13, 2015, 11:21am | 1 comment
Thumbnail for - Hiking Kilimanjaro at 300 Pounds—and Finding Self-Love Along the Way
We chat with the author of the inspiring new memoir Gorge about Africa's tallest peak, writing with Cheryl Strayed, and a battle-won relationship with her body.
Apr 7, 2015, 1:00pm
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Micah Wolf, owner of Maui's The Snorkel Store, on snorkeling and the island's connection to Oregon.
Apr 7, 2015, 11:19am | 3 comments
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This week in travel: Shakespeare on Orcas Island, celebrating Syrah, Blossom Time in the Gorge, and digging for clams in Long Beach
Apr 7, 2015, 10:15am
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A community restoration program has planted more than 4.5 million trees in the last decade…and they’re not stopping anytime soon.
Apr 6, 2015, 10:20am
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A round-up of this week's best international travel stories.
Apr 3, 2015, 2:01pm
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Picturesque outdoor tables, wine-sipping farm tours, and local food: we’ve got the master list of this summer’s slate of farm dinners
Apr 2, 2015, 3:00pm
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Wildflower season is coming! Celebrate with some of our favorite floral displays in the region.
Mar 26, 2015, 9:19am | 9 comments

Rachel Ritchie is a Boston native who loves a good road trip, takes a plunge in the Pacific whenever she can, and prefers her hiking boots good and dirty. Marty Patail grew up in the German Alps, where traffic routinely stopped for cows crossing the road—an avid traveler, he is ever in search of good food, out-of-the-way stays, and warm weather. Join them as they deliver travel news, tips, and itineraries from around the region and beyond, helping you get inspired to get away. Email Rachel / Email Marty

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