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Thumbnail for - Stock Up on Healthy Nosh at PDX Before Your Flight
Flying out of town this holiday season? Your best bet for staying sane and satisfied is grabbing snacks and meals before the plane takes off.
Thumbnail for - See the Portland Japanese Garden Dressed Up for Fall
With vibrant red maples, serene pond-spanning bridges, and golden leaves blowing across pebble and sand gardens, it's the perfect time of year to bundle up and pay a visit to the garden.
Nov 12, 2014, 9:00am
Thumbnail for - Reese Witherspoon Needs Her 'Wild' Danner Boots
For the upcoming film Wild, producers asked local boot company Danner to outfit Witherspoon with a very special shoe.
Nov 5, 2014, 4:00pm
Thumbnail for - Inside Planet Granite's Massive New Pearl District Rock Gym
Take a look around Northwest Portland's first rock gym, complete with 30,000 square feet of bouldering, climbing, yoga, and more.
Nov 4, 2014, 2:00pm | 4 comments
Thumbnail for - Tripster: Weekend Plans
Stormy weather arts in Cannon Beach, international film in Eugene, and plenty of wine in Walla Walla. It's a good time to explore the Northwest!
Nov 4, 2014, 10:39am
Thumbnail for - Eastern Oregon Like You've Never Seen It Before
Travel through living ghost towns, antelope herds, and painted hills in one weekend.
Oct 29, 2014, 3:28pm
Thumbnail for - Spend Halloween in Long Beach with Love Gigantic
The soulful Portland band will play at the scenic Adrift Hotel for a special Halloween performance.
Oct 28, 2014, 2:09pm
Thumbnail for - Check Out these Sweet Wine Country Trailers
We spent a night in a trailer at the Willamette Valley's coolest new retro escape.
Oct 28, 2014, 10:10am
Thumbnail for - Paul Gerald's Favorite Places
The local writer and adventurer talks to us about Opal Creek, the magic of New Zealand, and the hazards of 24-hour layovers.
Oct 27, 2014, 3:08pm

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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