Portland's best beers: seven top breweries and brewpubs
The city of Portland, Oregon, is awash in beer. With 56 breweries – more than any other city in the world – the City of Roses offers the chance to try a myriad of ales and lagers at the breweries where they were made...
Places in Oregon
Dynamic yet mellow, Oregon's largest metropolis boasts a vibrant downtown across the Willamette River from charming neighborhoods full of friendly – and often zany – people. It hums with a youthful vitality and is home to a landslide of liberal idealists, but it's located in a state where back roads brim with Republican red.
Oregon's most easterly city, Ontario and its environs are often considered to be an extension of Idaho's fertile Snake River valley. The Malheur, Payette and Owyhee Rivers join the Snake's wide valley here, with irrigated farms producing a variety of crops – the region's economic backbone.
Bend is where all outdoor lovers should live – it's an absolute paradise. You can ski fine powder in the morning, paddle a kayak in the afternoon and take in a game of golf into the evening. Or would you rather go mountain biking, hiking, mountaineering, stand-up paddleboarding, fly-fishing or rock climbing? It's all close by, and top-drawer.
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First time Portland: Stumptown's best sights
That’s it, I’m totally moving here. Don’t be surprised if you find yourself thinking along these lines after your first visit to Portland...
Oregon's secret surprises
Known primarily for the quirky city of Portland, Oregon is a mostly rural state that holds a landscape diversity to rival anywhere in the US...
Exploring the best of the Oregon coast on 7 easy hikes
You know those cliff-cut roads, rocky shores, surf waves and gold-sand beaches of California don't just stop cold when the state line passes by, right? In fact Oregon's stunning 360-miles of coastline is the great dri...
Adventures in the Columbia River Gorge
The state border between Oregon and Washington is notable for one thing: a river runs through it...