Weekends near Seattle
Collected by Kellie Green
539 NW 13th Ave, Portland, OR 97209, USA
“Barista in Portland, Oregon, was one of the first shops in the country where you could taste coffee from a variety of roasters," says Jesse Kahn, of New York's Counter Culture Coffee. "Billy Wilson has created a culture of excellence in all of...
Ashland, OR 97520, USA
Ashland, OR is just across the CA border on the 5 fwy. Home of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival & Southern Oregon University. The OSF season runs Feb-Nov, there are free Green Shows in summer. There are other theaters in town and nearby, and the...
207 Banff Ave, Banff, AB T1L, Canada
Once upon a time, in the 1970s, the Grizzly House restaurant, home to Western Canada’s first disco & a constant stream of go-go dancers, was the place to be in Banff. The swinging days are gone (the phones to call from table to table? Don’t worry...
411 University St, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
The Georgian offers French-inspired cuisine with an emphasis on Northwest seafood and a regional wine list. Live jazz music is featured Fridays and Saturdays from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. Locavores will want to try the hotel’s own honey, harvested from...
1308 5th Ave, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
The 5th Avenue Theatre began as a vaudeville stage in 1924 and evolved over the decades into a movie palace. When the original theater closed down in 1978, a group of local businesses formed the non-profit 5th Avenue Theatre Association and raised...
414 SW 13th Ave, Portland, OR 97205, USA
On the corner of Broadway and Salmon streets, downtown Portland, mid-afternoon, our energy starting to wane. You know the deal. So we pop into this temple dedicated to the Goddess of Cocciolato that is soooo far away from Hershey PA not even on...
515 SW Broadway, Portland, OR 97205, USA
With 30 or more Oregon pinot noirs open for tasting at any given time (plus other wines to boot) you can really sink your teeth into the local speciality. The bartenders are experts on everything they've got, and once they get a sense of what you...
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