Slideshow

Slide Show: The Worst Travel Stock Photos of All Time

A slide show of the 15 most inept, weirdest, or creepiest stock travel photos we could find.

12/04/2013

IN FLIGHT

Spirit Airlines: Highway to Hell?

Highlights from the budget airline's Yelp reviews

12/02/2013 By Marty Patail

READ

New Guide to the North Cascades Highway

A poet reveals the geological beauty of one of Washington's most scenic drives

11/07/2013 By Alexandria Bordas

NEWS

Library Passport Program Gives Portlanders Statewide Access

Multnomah County Library has joined a statewide exchange, granting Portlanders access to over 100 participating libraries across Oregon

10/28/2013 By Cari Johnson

TIPS

Travel Photography 101

Want to bring home that perfect picture from your vacation? Or just want to build your photography chops? Check out our pro tips and round up of local classes.

10/22/2013 By Haley Martin

TIPS

How to Sleep on an Airplane

A frequent flier offers advice on getting shut-eye among the clouds.

10/15/2013 By Haley Martin

NEWS

BoltBus Expands to Eugene and Albany

Starting October 3, the new BoltBus extension will offer service to Eugene and Albany

09/19/2013 By Cari Johnson

STYLE SPOTLIGHT

Future Beauty Exhibit

Well worth a trip to Seattle, the art museum's current special exhibit covering 30 years of Japanese fashion features room after room of exquisite sculptural pieces of wearable art. See it through Sunday.

09/03/2013 By Eden Dawn

IN FLIGHT

Do Airplanes Need Child-Free Zones?

Some Asian carriers are now offering upgrades to child-free (and, presumably, less noisy) sections of their aircraft. Should the trend catch on here?

08/28/2013 By Marty Patail

TIPS

How to Keep Your Beach Bonfire Safe

The Oregon Parks and Recreation Department prohibits burning pallets—and other useful advice.

08/06/2013 By Emily Gravlin

INSIDER GUIDE

Oregon’s Best State Parks

From fantastic seashore cabins to a brand-new high desert escape, stake your claim to our spectacular camping commonwealth.

08/01/2013 By Branden Andersen, Gino Cerruti, Sam Coggeshall, Alisha Gorder, Ketzel Levine, and John Shewey

HAPPENINGS

Calling All Twin Peaks Fans!

Head to North Bend, WA for the 21st Annual Twin Peaks festival, a celebration of David Lynch's cult TV mystery

07/08/2013 By Emily Gravlin

SCENE & HEARD

Veteran Pan Am Stewardesses Look Back

What was the golden age of jet travel really like?

07/01/2013 By Angela Sanders

GIVEAWAY

Win a 5-Night Honolulu Getaway

Enter now to win a five night stay at Aston Waikiki Beach Hotel

06/27/2013 By Marty Patail

NEWS

Portland's Ace Hotel Goes to England

Portland's trendiest hotel announces a new location in a hip London neighborhood

06/19/2013 By Marty Patail

NEWS

Heceta Head Lighthouse Restored

After two years of repairs, the iconic 19th century coastal landmark is open once again

06/10/2013 By Emily Gravlin

TRAVEL TIPS

Portland's Best Pet Hotels

A new wave of boutique pet hotels makes it easier for owners to leave their furry friends behind while traveling.

06/06/2013 By Julia Raymond

TRAVEL NEWS

Is There Such a Thing as a Kid-Friendly Airport?

When it comes to traveling with tots, PDX ranks high. But the family-friendliness goes beyond the number of play areas.

05/22/2013 By Margaret Seiler

TRAVEL NEWS

5 Things We Like About the New Google Maps

A new redesign of Google Maps is coming soon. Here's why we're excited.

05/15/2013 By Marty Patail

INSIDE THE MAGAZINE

Travel Talk in the May Issue

Travel tips and outdoor adventures from Portland Monthly's May issue in one handy place, including our On The Water guide

05/03/2013 By Allison Jones