READ EM AND EAT

Seattle Chefs Cook the Books

A fresh batch of Seattle restaurant cookbooks has us eyeing the traffic on the northbound I-5 to plan for a weekend culinary getaway.

03/29/2013 By Allison Jones

BRAND SPANKIN' NEW

New (and Improved) Northwest Hotels!

A lavish new spot in Seattle and an affordable Astoria hotel give you more good reasons to get away.

03/26/2013 By Kasey Cordell

READ EM AND EAT

In the Kitchen with the Pike Place Fish Guys

The cookbook from the crew of Seattle's world-famous seafood market reveals their new commitment to sustainablity (along with 100 original recipes).

03/08/2013 By Allison Jones

DEALS & HAPPENINGS

Tripster: Weekend Plans, February 2013

Bend's endorphin-charged WinterFest, Stout Month in Astoria, and romance packages at Northwest hotels and resorts.

02/13/2013 By Kasey Cordell

DEALS

Score Deals on Nearby Weekend Escapes

A revamped Ballard boutique hotel and one of our favorite central Oregon resorts offer discounted room rates with extras.

01/24/2013 By Kasey Cordell

DEALS & HAPPENINGS

Tripster: Weekend Plans

Snag half off a chic Hood River hotel, drink in a new holiday ale festival, and savor Seattle's hottest new restaurant.

11/29/2012 By Kasey Cordell

News Bit

Nordic Fashion & You

An excuse to visit Seattle and a chance to win a trip to Reykjavik.

06/28/2011 By Eden Dawn

Mudroom

Five Reasons: Why Portland Kicks Seattle’s Ass

After _Seattle_ magazine printed the reasons not to move to Portland, we couldn't help but fight back. Here's why Portland--not Seattle--is the Northwest's best city.

05/19/2009 By Bart Blasengame