Shopping, Dining or Fishing Anyone?

This is dedicated to my friend Rich.  Rich loves to fish!  He plays with his rods, his reels, his boat motor, his lures, etc.  Now, I don't fish but I love to eat and I love shopping.  So, when my friend Rich brings his lovely wife Diane to visit us here in Oregon, I think we will take them to Astoria!

Oregon coast salmonI did my homework and checked out a website that is dedicated to helping you find the best places to fish in the Pacific Northwest.  If you love fishing for salmon, evidently the best place go...Read More

Lincoln City and Central Oregon Coast Lodging

The Beach is Open for Business
As winter gets into full swing, the central Oregon coast town of Lincoln City remains anything but cool and still.  In fact, February means a kind of mini-spring in most years: temperatures on the coast get almost balmy as winds decrease and sun kicks in on about ten days during the month. 

Evergreen forests, broad sandy beaches, clean air, the magnificent Pacific Ocena and a lake at the back door - Lincoln City has it all.  Folks from around the country and the...

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A Local View of Things to do this Spring in Astoria Oregon: At Least 3 Good Reasons to Visit Astoria Now

Landmark bridge in Astoria, Oregon leading to our favorite Astoria Oregon Bed and Breakfast membersIt's early Spring and the Astoria Oregon Bed and Breakfast members of the Oregon Bed & Breakfast Guild are ready for guests.  Plan your weekend or weekday getaway now to take advantage of these out-of-the-mainstream events.

Festivals and concerts are already planned through April 2009!

Fisher Poets Gathering, February 27 – March 1. The large festival of lilting literature is returning to the north Oregon coast town. The Fisher Poets Gathering has been an annual event in Astoria the last full...Read More