Northwest Oregon

Northwest Oregon Travel Guide

Articles about Northwest Oregon

By Sarah Z. Wexler

These hotels throughout the Wild West have standout amenities—saltwater soaking pools, lavender fields, a Lexus fleet, even a ghost—that will make any trip memorable. 

By Sarah Z. Wexler
May is Oregon Wine Month, and Memorial Day weekend is one of the busiest times of the year for throwing back pinots—both gris and noir—at wineries in Oregon’s famous Willamette Valley. Chapter 24 Vineyards, one of the scene’s latest newcomers, is ...
By Gabrielle Blitz
By Nicola McCormack

So many beaches, so little vacation time: here’s where to leave your footprints in the sand this year.

By Katrina Brown Hunt

A hotel on the sand is bliss—and even more so when it’s a steal.

Hotels in Northwest Oregon

The beautifully converted cannery right on a pier in Astoria has luxurious, glass-fronted rooms with gas fireplaces (and in some cases claw-foot tubs). Private decks have stunning views of boats trolling the Columbia River.

Restaurants in Northwest Oregon

The Painted Lady Restaurant has become even more of a destination with the opening of an adjacent two-bedroom cottage. After dinner, husband-and-wife owners Allen Routt and Jessica Bagley-Routt will send you to bed with a box of fresh scones.

Things to do in Northwest Oregon

Sokol Blosser is pushing the green envelope with its certified organic vineyard, solar panels, and a new 5,000-square-foot tasting room that architect Brad Cloepfil of Allied Works Architecture is hoping will achieve “Living Building” status.