Of interest to B&B guests who knit. . .

The stop-action animation film "Coraline" was recently released in Portland and Ashland, Oregon, with a big opening night party in Portland.  It's an Oregon-based film, created by Oregon company Laika and set partly in Ashland Oregon.  The story revolves around a little girl who finds a parallel world existing through a door in her apartment. 

Now, I haven't seen it yet and it'll probably be awhile before it comes anywhere near my bed & breakfast in the far eastern part of the state...Read More
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Romantic Getaways for Valentine's Day and Beyond at Oregon's Bed and Breakfasts

Valentine's Day is February 14, this year part of a three day weekend made possible by Presidents Day on February 16th.

Many of the inns of the Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild offer Romance packages , some to be celebrated any time and some with an emphasis on Valentine's Day.

From the Oregon Coast to Eastern Oregon.  From Ashland to Portland.  The Willamette Valley to the Hood River Valley.

A special experience awaits you at a member inn of the Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild.  Visit the Specials... Read More
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Celebrate Oregon's 150th Birthday at an Oregon Bed and Breakfest Guild Inn

Oregon Bed and Breakfast LodgingIn celebration of Oregon's 150th birthday, the Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild is offering $150 in Lodging Gift Vouchers to travelers visiting at least 5 of Oregon's 7 regions.

Oregon is a beautiful state and we want to encourage those living in our state, as well as all travelers, to take advantage of our Oregon 150 promotion to visit.  From Joseph in Eastern Oregon to Seaside on the coast.  From Ashland to Portland, the Willamette Valley and the Hood River Valley.

Under the program travelers who...Read More
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Girfriend Getaway Author Suggests Ashland Oregon

Marybeth Bond's 50 Best Girlfriend Getaways in North AmericaMarybeth Bond, the "Gutsy Traveler" and author of 50 Best Girlfriend Getaways in North America, recommends Ashland, Oregon, in her book as a location for girlfriends to take time together.

Ashland, in the southernmost part of the state, is a great place for women.  The Oregon Shakespeare Festival is a long-standing annual event.  But Ashland has wonderful shopping, wineries, restaurants, and seasonal events too.

And Ashland is a gateway to Crater Lake Oregon and the Siskyou Mountains.  Bicycling,...

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