Category Archives: Oregon

17 Cozy Things to Do in Winter in Portland, Oregon (2024)

Winter In Portland Fireworks

Every time I tell someone I’m heading to Portland in the winter, I get a raised eyebrow or two, but honestly, after going there so many times over the years, winter has become one of my favorite seasons to visit. Maybe it’s because I’m from Seattle, and the weather’s pretty much the same—cool, a little […]

19 Amazing Places to Stop on an Oregon Coast Road Trip (2024)

oregon coast scenic drive

I love exploring Washington State, but getting out to see more parts of Oregon has been on my list for so long. That’s why I made it my goal to do a few trips this year, and an Oregon coast road trip was one of my top priorities this summer. While I love being in […]

How to Spend One Day at Crater Lake National Park (2024)

one day at crater lake national park

Crater Lake is one of the most unique national parks I’ve ever visited, and I’ve been to quite a few at this point. It’s a crater lake formed when the original Mount Mazama erupted and exploded thousands of years ago, leaving behind a volcanic caldera. It’s also the only national park in Oregon, making it […]

12 Fun Things to Do in Portland in the Fall This Season (2024)

Portland in the Fall

A certain charm seems to settle over the city of Portland every fall; the town explodes into a blaze of reds, oranges, and yellows as if someone used a giant paintbrush to splatter the landscape. The arrival of autumn in Portland is one of the best times of the year, in my opinion. You’ll love […]

10 Amazing Stops on a Pacific Northwest Road Trip (+ 2 Itineraries) (2024)

pacific northwest road trip itinerary

One of the best parts of living in the Pacific Northwest is jumping in the car and driving to explore a new area anytime you want. There is nothing more I love than going on a Pacific Northwest road trip, and I try to do at least one a year to explore new areas (and […]