Cinque Terre Compelling Hikes Along the Coast

Travel - Cinque Terre Manarola on the Mediterranean

Cinque Terre, the Five Lands long considered the Italian Riviera, is a hiker’s paradise. Located on the west coast of Italy in the Liguria region, this picturesque destination is best visited in spring and fall. Learn about the villages, how to get there, where to stay (you can even stay in a monastery on top […]

Hiking Barlow Wayside Park in Mt. Hood National Forest

Forest trail

You are about to enter a forested wonderland where everything is part of a whole – every plant, animal, tree, fish, bird, bug, and slug has its place…so, says Clackamas County and Bureau of Land Management Sandy Ridge Trail System. The scent of the forest draws me every time I am in the Pacific Northwest. […]