Monica Potter

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Portland's urban adventures

While Oregon has long been known for its outdoor endeavours, Portland has grown into an explorer’s playground, with a number of al fresco activities inside the city limits.<p>With majestic Mount Hood to the east and dramatic sea cliffs to the west, Oregon is well known for its hiking, biking and …

Living in: Great cities for history and ancient ruins

These five cities are pieces of living history, where the past is not only present in everyday life, but tangible in myriad forms.<p>Some cities are pieces of living history, where the past is not only present in everyday life, but tangible in myriad forms, from ancient fountains to Roman temples. …

Roll up for Vancouver’s revamped night market

Change is in the air at the Chinatown Night Market as new food trucks meet hip-hop karaoke and a Street Fighter II tournament in a thick slice of local hipsterdom.<p>Obscure action figures and blingtastic cell phone covers have been staples of Vancouver’s Chinatown Night Market for 17 years. But while …

Reader Q&A: What are Florence’s most romantic spots?

BBC Travel reader Gustavo Saraiva is interested in paying a visit to Tuscany’s romantic capital city in the springtime. Our Facebook community offered their advice.<p>Last week, we called on our readers via Facebook for their best advice on visiting Tuscany’s romantic capital city in the springtime. …

Rooftop dining and dancing in Paris

On 30 May, an evening of innovative food and contemporary music, hosted by the most modern of French restaurant guides.<p>On 30 May, cult Paris restaurant guide, Le Fooding, will host Veillée Foodstock, a food and music evening showcasing the most exciting and in-the-know aspects of Paris’ culinary …