Rafting Rogue River Southern Oregon Row Adventures

Nothing says family vacation like a rafting trip on the river. My husband and I met at the University of Oregon and sealed our relationship when we purchased a tent together. That was thirty years ago. While we still camp under the stars, this trip was a four day, Lodge to Lodge rafting trip on […]

August 12th, 2016|Gold Beach, Grants Pass, Lodging, Oregon|

Tetherow in the Heart of Bend, Oregon

Hailing from Missouri, Solomon Tetherow led a wagon train party through this part of Central Oregon in the mid-1800’s. He knew a good thing when he saw it. So did Chris van der Velde and his wife Erin, along with business partner Willem Willemstein, when they purchased Tetherow in 2009. A lot has changed in […]

August 5th, 2016|Lodging, Oregon|

Hotel Solamar: Right in the Middle of San Diego Action

This is a guest post by Susan Guillory of The Unexplorer.

I’m lucky enough to live in San Diego, but that means I often don’t get to enjoy the fun touristy side of my fair city. My trick? Pretend I’m from out of town and have a staycation.

Recently I had a Girls’ Night staycation with a good […]

July 27th, 2016|California, Lodging|