Funky Lodging on the Oregon Coast

Last weekend we made another trip to our new favorite coastal town of Yachats, Oregon. It's a cute, quiet village about 30 minutes south of Newport with awesome tide pools along its few miles of rocky shoreline. On this particular trip we took an evening stroll from our hotel, walking along the mouth of the... Continue Reading →

“To venture causes anxiety, but not to venture is to lose one’s self. Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom."   ~Søren Kierkegaard

Happy Thanksbacon!

Everyone knows about Friendsgiving, but what do you know about Thanksbacon? After experiencing it, we're hoping that ThanksBacon becomes the next big trend of the holiday season. This past weekend we were invited to the seventh annual Thanksbacon—a celebration of all things bacon—including the likes of bacon pumpkin pie, bourbon bacon cream puffs, bacon wrapped... Continue Reading →

Halloween Things to do in Portland

YAY, it's Halloween time, one of our favorites!  Everyone is Googling for Halloween things to do in and around Portland.  There's a million lists out there so you'll find no shortage of Halloween activities for all ages, from family-friendly to seasonally frightening.  In this post we'll feature a few things we've actually experienced, along some... Continue Reading →

My Favorite Oregon Waterfall

Gorton Creek Falls Columbia River Gorge, Oregon It's probably not fair to say that Gorton Creek Falls is my favorite waterfall in Oregon because I haven't seen them all — yet.  However, I've seen quite a few falls in the beaver state and so far this one steals my heart.♥ I learned about this falls in... Continue Reading →

Here we go!

Welcome to the page of a wandering couple, inspired by travel, the outdoors, nature and new experiences.  On this blog we'll share the amazing things we see and lessons learned from our adventures, aiming to provide valuable tips and suggestions to readers and future travelers.  Someday we hope to travel the world, but for now... Continue Reading →

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