Wander With Wonder - Susan Lanier-Graham

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5 Reasons You Must Visit Sequim Washington

Shares 0<p><b>Sequim Washington</b> is called the “banana belt” of Western Washington. It’s warmer there. Rain touches the ground a mere 65 days a year because …

North America

7 Outdoor Adventures in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin

Shares 0<p>Elkhart Lake conjures spiritual thoughts in people. Despite sad and gruesome Native American stories of love triangles and drownings in the …

North America

Iconic Pendleton Wool Designs: Shopping + Touring the Mill

Shares 0<p>When you’re in the Portland, Oregon area, you’ll be enticed by beautiful southwest and Native American inspired designs on blankets, jackets, …

North America

Touring Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site

Wander With Wonder - Around the world or across the street I grew up hearing a sentence or two about Little Rock Central High School in history …

Education

Stay at the Oregon Garden Resort: Art, Flowers and More

Wander With Wonder - Around the world or across the street The Oregon Garden, located in Silverton, makes an easy day trip from Portland. But it’s …

Architecture

Wandering Seattle’s Amazing Pike Place Market

Wander With Wonder - Around the world or across the street Year after year we return to Seattle’s Pike Place Market. Year after year we see some of …

Seattle

Making the Dream Work: People Behind Rocky Mountaineer

Wander With Wonder - Around the world or across the street I remember the first time I heard about <b>Rocky Mountaineer</b>. It was in 1995 and my husband …

Trains

Warm Springs Inn & Winery: Elegance Along the River in Wenatchee, WA

Wander With Wonder - Around the world or across the street Nestled along the scenic banks of Washington’s Wenatchee River lies Warm Springs Inn & …

Hotels

Visit Charles Nelson Guest House: A Washington Bayside Retreat

Wander With Wonder - Around the world or across the street I’ve relaxed, dined and walked the boardwalk on Washington’s rugged Long Beach Peninsula. …

Hotels

UnCruise Adventures: Wonders of the Columbia River Gorge

Shares 0<p>UnCruise Adventures uses the tag line, “UnRushed, UnCrowded, UnBelievable.” During a recent cruise through the Columbia River Gorge, staff …

Cruise Ships

Silver Falls: Falling in Love with Oregon’s Crown Jewel

Shares 0<p>Fall is an ideal time to visit Silver Falls State Park in Oregon. While many of Oregon’s beautiful Columbia River Gorge waterfall trails will …

North America

Portland Cooks: New Cookbook Dishes on Portland Dining Scene

Shares 0<p><b>Portland Cooks</b> is a feast for the eyes. If you love Portland restaurants, and are followers of Portland chefs, this new cookbook by Danielle …

Why You'll Love the Moonrise Hotel in St. Louis MO

Shares 0<p>On a steamy late afternoon, our group entered the Moonrise Hotel in St. Louis’ highly walkable Delmar Loop neighborhood. The AAA Four Diamond …

Hotels

Arizona Restaurant Week Returns Sept 15-24, 2017

Shares 0<p>For those of us who have made it through the triple digits of an Arizona summer, we know the end is in sight when <b>Arizona Restaurant Week</b> …

A Journey Through Prado: Spanish Tapas in Scottsdale

Shares 0<p>One of my favorite experiences when traveling in Spain was enjoying tapas—small bites shared at family tables. You don’t have to go to Spain …

Wandering the Santorini Wineries in Greece

Shares 0<p>Greece has over 330 grape varietals with many of those varieties being native to the country. Greek wine comes from twenty-three regions, …

Washington's Finnriver Cider: Visit the Farm & Cidery

Shares 0<p>On my way through the lush farmland of the Olympic Peninsula to Port Townsend, signs at the Chimacum intersection pointed me in the direction …

Green Hotels: Eco-Friendly Travel Choices

Shares 0<p>The hospitality industry has taken increased notice of its environmental impact in recent years. Thousands of hotels across the globe have …

Wandering Portland’s Sellwood Neighborhood

Shares 0<p>On a sunny weekday we headed to the historic Sellwood neighborhood of Portland. Sellwood is one of those quaint Portland neighborhoods that …

Love of Wine & Photography: Eric Ross Winery in Northern CA

Shares 0<p>Eric Ross Winery was the first winery to take the leap of faith with Locals Tasting Room in Geyserville over fifteen years ago. Locals …

Get Pampered at The Oval Door Bed & Breakfast in Eugene, OR

Shares 0<p>For some, being innkeepers of a bed & breakfast is a dream job. On a recent trip to Eugene, Oregon, I meet two such people. Nate and Brian …

Wolf Conservation at the California Wolf Center

Shares 0<p>Wolf conservation is one of those abstract issues for a city dweller like me. I don’t own livestock, nor do I have deer traipsing through my …

Elbphilharmonie: Hamburg Strikes the Right Note

Shares 0<p>Elbphilharmonie is Germany’s latest, most extraordinary “wow” landmark. Elbphilharmonie is a sparkling concert hall perched above a historic …

Wandering Thessaloniki Greece: Tours and a Park Hotel Stay

Shares 0<p>Thessaloniki Greece is called the “city that never sleeps” and from our balcony at the Park Hotel, we discovered that saying is true. For …

Perfect Pairing: Valley of the Moon Winery at Madrone Estate

Shares 0<p>Treating yourself and a friend to a scrumptious wine and food pairing that includes a fun yet informative winery tour is one of the most …

Oregon Family Travel: Kids Love Bonneville Dam Fish Hatchery

Shares 0<p>There are amazing options for families when traveling to Oregon… Portland’s OMSI on the waterfront, visits to natural wonders like Crater …

Columbia Gorge Wine Tasting: Exploring the Washington Side

Shares 0<p>The secret is out! There are some great Columbia Gorge wine tasting experiences to be had on the Washington side of the beautiful Columbia …

Wow Wine Moments in Washington's Yakima Valley

Shares 0<p>Washington’s Yakima Valley is known for its wine country that wine critics have compared to the growing regions of France. With over 120 …

Unravel the Mystery of Santa Fe’s House of Eternal Return

Shares 0<p>I recently headed to the House of Eternal Return, a new visual art exhibit in Santa Fe, New Mexico to find out what happened to its …

A Little Bit of Germany in Quaint Mt. Angel Oregon

Shares 0<p>Mt. Angel Oregon is located in the beautiful Willamette Valley, just south of Portland and east of Salem. Visitors to Mt. Angel go for the …