Backseat Climber

6 Great Mountain Drives

We give you no choice but to take the scenic route.

06/08/2015 By Allison Williams

Have to Haves

Getaway Item of the Moment: Boho Wall Hangings in Bellingham

Summer is here, and so is our special edition of road trip–worthy #IOTMs.

06/05/2015 By Alyssa Volpigno

Gone Mobile

Baby and Co. Hits the Road and Hosts a Sale

Tell your friends to tell their friends; one of our best shops is Portland bound. Then again you'll probably be tempted to keep the news of their Seattle warehouse sale to yourself...

05/05/2014 By Laura Cassidy


Day Trips 2013: I Spy on I-5

Your Interstate Bingo Card

10/01/2013 By Allison Williams


Day Trips 2013: The Warehouse of Wines

Park once, drink wine all day. Now this is wine country.

10/01/2013 By Allison Williams


Day Trips 2013: Treasure Hunt

Dig up something one-of-a-kind at antique stores.

10/01/2013 By Allison Williams


Day Trips 2013: Fall Glossary

Learn the lingo before you tackle those apples.

10/01/2013 By Ric Sanchez

Day Trips

Destinations by Distance from Seattle

From 10 miles to 83 miles—pick a place by how much gas is in your tank.

10/01/2013 By Allison Williams


Road Trips: Wine Road Trips

Want to sample some of our top 100 wines? Here’s a selective guide to tasting rooms around the state.

09/03/2013 By Allison Williams With Brianna Lantz

Critic's Notebook

Roadtripping for a Great Plate of Seafood

Where to take the house guests when they want a plate of perfect Northwest fish with a side of fresh scenery.

08/12/2013 By Kathryn Robinson

The North Cascades

The Great Drive: North Cascades Highway

A 100-mile road trip on the prettiest, wildest stretch of highway in the state.

08/01/2013 By Allison Williams

Movie Trip

The State's Best (Okay, Only) Drive-Ins

Put on your bobby socks and take off the convertible top for a summertime drive-in flick—while you still can.

06/20/2013 By Allison Williams

International Travel

Chocolate Treats Cause Canadian Border Trouble

Do you know your contraband?

07/25/2012 By Allison Williams

Sandwich-Based Road Trips

Ethan Stowell, Molly Moon Join Feast Portland’s Sandwich Smackdown

Okay, it’s more of a convivial sandwich party than a smackdown. But still awesome.

07/24/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Food Road Trips

Feast Portland Announces Its (Killer) Lineup

The Rose City’s glamorous new culinary festival packs serious chef heat.

05/22/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Food Road Trips

Joy of Feeding: Vancouver’s Tribute to the World’s Home Cooks

The passport-worthy foodfest is the pet project of Meeru Dhalwala. And she wants to bring it to Seattle next year.

05/17/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Road Trips

BoltBus Brings Dollar Fares to Seattle

Can you spare a buck to visit Portland?

05/01/2012 By Allison Williams

Road Trips

Blow On Over to the Wind Farm

Central Washington’s windmill headquarters is open for the season.

04/03/2012 By Allison Williams

Foodie Travel

Road Trip Food: Poutine at Burger King

Hold up, Canada. We want it your way.

03/30/2012 By Allison Williams