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JUST BECAUSE

Taste Test: Airline Snacks

Portland Monthly's editorial staff sampled airline nuts and crackers... for science!

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 03/05/2015

NORTHWEST EVENTS

Whale Watching Week Returns on the Oregon Coast

Spring Whale Watching Week (March 21-28) will draw gray whale lovers to dozens of locations up and down the Oregon coast.

  • By Allison Jones
  • Published 03/04/2015

DEALS & HAPPENINGS

Tripster: Weekend Plans

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival kicks off, the Jupiter Hotel launches a boozy package, and Travel Oregon offers a free "wintercation."

  • By Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 02/24/2015

PERSPECTIVES

Portland to Patagonia: The Long (Long, Long) Road South

Last year, Seth McBride became the first-ever quadriplegic cyclist to complete a transcontinental expedition from Portland to the southernmost tip of South America. This is his amazing story.

  • By Larisa Owechko
  • Published 02/20/2015

WIDE WORLD

Hot Travel Links: Photobombing Penguins, Moon Licenses, and More Seats on Airplanes

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 02/18/2015

GET OUT

Eco-Friendly Road Trip Restaurants Around Oregon

The tank is full. Your bags are packed. The GPS is set. But where are you going to eat? These sustainable eateries around the state have you covered.

  • By Anna Snook
  • Published 02/16/2015

FUEL UP

Four Real Food Bars for Adventurous Omnivores

Power your next hiking, biking, or camping trip with protein bars that will bring out your inner caveman. (Or, I Ate Bugs and You Should, Too)

  • By Allison Jones
  • Published 02/10/2015

JUST BECAUSE

An Epic Oregon Coast Video

Crashing waves, towering monoliths, otherworldly sunsets—this video reminds us why we love the Oregon coast.

  • By Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 02/09/2015

OUTDOORS

Is the Slow Comeback of the Oregon Wolf Now in Jeopardy?

As the state’s gray wolf population continues to grow, new legislative stipulations could impede further progress.

  • By Larisa Owechko
  • Published 02/06/2015

GEAR UP

North Drinkware Puts Mt Hood in a Pint Glass

A Portland trio's Kickstarter wants to drown Mt. Hood in your favorite beer.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 02/04/2015

NORTHWEST EVENTS

9 Dreamy Date Ideas for Valentine's Day in Portland

We set the mood for a handful of adventures for you and yours to enjoy on this most romantic of holidays.

  • By Larisa Owechko
  • Published 02/04/2015

TRAVEL NEWS

Around the World in 5 Stories: Feb 2, 2015

A round up of international travel news, including Tinder-to-go, a travel hacking guide from Kayak, and a wonky FAA policy change you need to know about.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 02/02/2015

TRAVEL NEWS

Check Out the New Spa at Sou'Wester Lodge

The beloved Seaview, WA trailer resort gets a fancy new garden spa and Finnish sauna.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 01/30/2015

TRAVEL NEWS

Around the World in 5 Stories

A round up of international travel news, including the latest on Cuba, taking advantage of a strong US dollar, and the rise (again) of travel agents.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 01/22/2015

Slideshow

Slide Show: The Region's Most Romantic Retreats

V-Day falls on a Saturday this year, the perfect chance for a weekend escape. Rekindle (or spark) love at one of these Cupid-approved local escapes.

  • Published 01/22/2015

Weekend Away

The Region's Most Romantic Retreats for Valentine's Day

V-Day falls on a Saturday this year, the perfect chance for a weekend escape. Rekindle (or spark) love at one of these Cupid-approved local escapes.

  • Published 01/22/2015

NORTHWEST EVENTS

Stout Month is Back!

Once again, Astoria's Fort George Brewery celebrates the coziest of winter brews this February with a month of good beer and cheer.

  • By Cervante Pope
  • Published 01/22/2015

TRAVEL NEWS

This Portland Woman’s Travel Group is Taking Off

Living Big takes small groups of awesome ladies on pre-planned travel adventures to international and local destinations.

  • By Larisa Owechko
  • Published 01/21/2015

JUST BECAUSE

Yes, It's Come to This: The PDX Airport Carpet IPA

Rogue Ales pays homage to Portland's greatest rug.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 01/14/2015

DEALS & HAPPENINGS

Tripster: Weekend Plans

The Oregon Truffle Festival, the Eagle Cap Extreme, and the Winter Folk Festival...it's shaping up to be quite the month!

  • By Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 01/13/2015
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