Summer Travel

This Year, Grown-Ups Can Go to Sleepaway Camp, Too

Picture-perfect Oregon overnight camps are pivoting to offer socially distant family cabin rentals.

07/03/2020 By Julia Silverman

Hotel News

Dozens of Oregon Hotels Offer One-Day-Only Deals to Book Yourself a 2019 Vacation

On January 29—National Plan a Vacation Day—some spots are shaving 20 percent off nights booked later in year.

01/21/2019 By Ramona DeNies

Hotel Watch 2017

Suite Year? Checking In on Portland's New Hotel Boom

Here's a refresher course on hospitality industry groundbreakings, from downtown's Hi-Lo to the Pearl District's new Hilton to a Hood River cousin of the Jupiter Hotel.

01/13/2017 By Lauren Kershner and Ramona DeNies


Amtrak Deals to Centralia and Beyond

With two-for-one train vouchers and other specials, McMenamins and Amtrak Cascades partner for "all aboard" in April.

04/05/2016 By Margaret Seiler


A Portlander's Guide to Austin, Texas

Take advantage of new Alaska Airlines nonstop flights to dig into our weird (and warm!) Texas counterpart.

01/22/2016 By Sarah Hopwood


Take a Hike in the Gorge—and Get Free Stuff!

Go for a fall hike and enjoy discounts in Stevenson for one weekend only in October.

10/09/2015 By Emma Mannheimer


The Allison Inn and Spa to Host Cuvée Weekends

The luxury Willamette Valley resort will host a Spring celebration of Oregon's bounty.

12/26/2014 By Marty Patail


Incredible Cyber Monday Flight Deals

Rejoice, travelers! Alaska Airlines is offering non-stop service from PDX starting at $49.

12/01/2014 By Marty Patail


Spend Halloween in Long Beach with Love Gigantic

The soulful Portland band will play at the scenic Adrift Hotel for a special Halloween performance.

10/28/2014 By Brooke Sahni


New Wine Perks for Oregon Flyers

Starting this fall, Alaska Airlines will offer passengers free wine transportation and tastings.

07/16/2013 By Alisha Gorder


The Jupiter Hotel Goes Postal

The lowdown on the Jupiter Hotel's VIP Suite package during The Postal Service's Rose Garden tour stop

07/09/2013 By Emily Gravlin


Rock Out at Seattle's Hotel Max

The scoop on the ultra-hip Hotel Max's new Sub Pop Records floor.

06/13/2013 By Katie Gourley


Cheap Flights to Summer Sun and More

Two great new deals—including low summer airfare to San Francisco, LA, and an all-inclusive golf vacation at Mt. Hood.

06/05/2013 By Marty Patail


Tripster: Weekend Plans

A night with a National Geographic explorer, Mt Hood Meadows Film Festival, and deals during Washington Wine Month. Plus: $397 Hawaii flights and free Salt & Straw ice cream.

03/13/2013 By Kasey Cordell


Tripster: Weekend Plans

Ashland's chocolate festival, Washington Wine Month, and roundtrip tickets to Denver for less than $200.

02/27/2013 By Kasey Cordell


Tripster: Weekend Plans

Crab feasts, mountain celebrations, and Oregon's only Iditarod qualifier.

01/16/2013 By Kasey Cordell


Tripster: Weekend Plans

A chic new outdoor store debuts, Hoodoo celebrates 75 years, and flights to Chicago for less than $200.

12/19/2012 By Kasey Cordell


Stay in Maui for $5 a Night!

Win dream vacations (and the gear you'll use on them) while earning good karma with Passports with Purpose.

12/04/2012 By Kasey Cordell

Happenings & Deals

Tripster: Weekend Plans

It's a good time to be a kid: Kids eat free in San Diego this month, and Stub Stewart State Park hosts a family-friendly organized ride.

10/05/2012 By Kasey Cordell

Deals & Happenings

Tripster: Weekend Plans Sept 12

Free yoga, Oktoberfest, the Pendleton Round-Up, and flights to Cali for $160.

09/12/2012 By Kasey Cordell