Travel & Outdoors

Day Trip

It’s Not Too Late for Fall Foliage

Time to peep some leaves, peeps.

10/27/2011 By Allison Williams


Portland’s Día de los Muertos Celebration Is Worth a Trip

Party like the dead at the Mexican festival.

10/25/2011 By Allie Oosta

Weekend Plan

Five Things to Do Out of Town This Weekend

With a half-ton pumpkin, Count Dracula, and a murder mystery, it’s Halloween season.

10/21/2011 By Stephanie Rubesh

Transportation Woes

Viaduct Goes Down. Cabbies Raise Prices. Awesome.

But you can get a private driver for half the price!

10/21/2011 By Laura Dannen

Foodie Travel

Portland Cocktail Week Mixes It Up

Drink like you’re on vacation during a four-day mixology fest.

10/19/2011 By Allison Williams


Ski Flick One For the Road Premieres Thursday

They’re handing out free ski lift passes instead of popcorn at this one.

10/19/2011 By Stephanie Rubesh


Vancouver Cooking Classes Are Worth a Trip

Celebrity chefs show off great eats and Northwest techniques.

10/17/2011 By Allie Oosta

Weekend Plan

Five Things to Do Out of Town This Weekend

Drink beer, run for your life, and meet Julie Andrews.

10/14/2011 By Stephanie Rubesh

Weekend Pass

Montana Luxury Ranches

Luxury Montana resorts the Ranch at Rock Creek and Paws Up offer real ranch dressing.

10/14/2011 By Allison Williams


The Historic Ladder Creek Falls Light Show

A North Cascade waterfall is a nighttime spectacular

10/13/2011 By Allie Oosta

Weekend Plan

Five Things to Do Out of Town This Weekend

Feel fit, fashionable, or just fat and happy at this weekend’s Northwest escapes.

10/07/2011 By Stephanie Rubesh


Bushwhacker Cider Pub Is Worth a Trip

Portland’s cider-only pub and seasonal tastings make for a worthy fall destination.

10/04/2011 By Allie Oosta

Travel Tools

Hotel Services: There’s an App for That?

One minichain is stuffing the concierge into your iPhone.

10/03/2011 By Allison Williams

Weekend Plan

Five Things to Do Out of Town This Weekend

Try a seven-course dinner or a run for a good cause.

09/30/2011 By Stephanie Rubesh

World Travel

You Can Go Straight to Dubai Now

Have you been meaning to visit somewhere really hot?

09/29/2011 By Allison Williams

World Travel

The Boeing 787 Dreamliner is (Almost) Here

Here are seven reasons why you should be excited.

09/28/2011 By Allie Oosta


Lake Chelan Crush Festival Is Worth a Trip

Love wine? Crush on grapes at a lakeside celebration.

09/27/2011 By Stephanie Rubesh

Travel Tools

Alaska Airlines Is in Your Facebook

A new app encourages you to visit your virtual friends.

09/26/2011 By Allison Williams

Day Trip

Concrete’s Fall Photography Is Worth a Trip

Capture the sesasonal colors with a little help from a pro.

09/21/2011 By Allie Oosta

Get Out of Town

30 Perfect Day Trips

Hit the road for a culinary adventure, a scenic drive, or one very unusual form of skydiving—all within 90 minutes of Seattle.