Ramona is the travel and research editor at Portland Monthly magazine. A resident since 2001, she adores Portland's urban nature, activism, and eastside dives. 

Trailblazing

What to See and Do in Portland

When you're on a weekend road trip from Seattle, here's where to start in the Pacific Northwest's other signature city, from parks to breweries to food.

02/11/2022 By Allison Williams and Ramona DeNies

Road Trip

13 Reasons to Spend a Weekend in Portland

It’s been a long time since Portland was defined by double-­decker fixie bikes and put-a-bird-on-it jokes. From breweries to bridges, here's what to see in the city next door—from a 15-year Portland veteran.

11/01/2017 By Ramona DeNies