Located in the center of Oregon’s fertile Willamette Valley, Albany is a community rich in historic attractions. Historic neighborhoods include everything from the colorful Queen Anne Victorian homes, the “painted ladies” of historic homes, to the Craftsman Bungalows that feature a variety of natural materials. It is home to museums, antiques shops and more than 700 historic buildings.
Oregon Dreamer: Matt Bennett
Twenty years ago, Michigan native Matt Bennett was cooking his way through college when he got his first taste of Oregon. We got all these bags of wild mushrooms that said PDX’ on them. I said, What is this PDX thing’?
Green Peter Lake
Oregon offers so many reasons to go on the road where the asphalt unwinds the state’s scenic secrets. As the Memorial Day Holiday approaches, so does the time to travel into the Cascade Mountain foothills on a getaway that offers a camping,…
Following the Bread Crumbs: A Culinary Guide to Biking the Willamette Valley Scenic Bikeway
Imagine yourself traveling through rolling verdant hills beneath a bright blue sky, the sweet aroma from nearby fruit orchards and vineyards wafting past as you cycle down a picturesque back country road. Seems almost too dreamy to be true. The…