Oregon Wine Country – Guide to America’s “Other” Wine Region

Wine tasting in the United States may be synonymous with California’s Napa and Sonoma, but Oregon wine country has just as much to impress – without the crowds.

I visited Oregon wine country, in the Willamette Valley, this past summer on a Pacific Northwest trip, and knew the wine-tasting area had to be on the itinerary. Indeed, what an enchanting part of the U.S it is – amidst the spectacular Pacific Northwest scenery there are lush green rolling hills and vineyards, quaint rustic towns, farm-to-table restaurants, antiquing, farm stands, and a lot of open space. View Post


Faraway Files #145

Faraway Files #145

Faraway Files #145 Hello Faraway Files readers. As I write this it’s snowing outside my window, the Christmas tree is lit, the house is decorated, and a pinecone candle is… View Post