How to dress yourself in Bend, Oregon

How to dress yourself in Bend, Oregon

If you’re old enough to read travel blogs, you’re old enough to know how to tie your shoes and choose a shirt to match your pants. But knowing how to dress yourself in Bend is a different matter, particularly in shoulder seasons like fall and spring. As September draws to … Continue reading

3 things to know about prime sunset season in Bend

3 things to know about prime sunset season in Bend

Bend’s legendary sunsets are something you can appreciate all year long, and there’s not a week in the calendar year when we aren’t treated to technicolor eye candy in the sky. But there’s extra magic in the air each August, so here are three things to know about Bend’s season … Continue reading

8 unique signs it’s springtime in Bend

8 unique signs it’s springtime in Bend

Ah…springtime. It’s the season where Bend locals find themselves cranking the car heater in the morning and the air conditioning in the afternoon. The season where you might feasibly use the same muscle groups to paddle a kayak and shovel snow in the same 24-hour period. It’s one of my … Continue reading

4 unique ways to renew and refresh in Bend this year

4 unique ways to renew and refresh in Bend this year

2018 is officially here, and there’s a lot of chatter about rebirth, renewal, rejuvenation, and probably a bunch of other “re” words I’m forgetting. In case you’re looking to hit refresh (hey, there’s another!) at the start of a new year, here are 4 unique experiences in Bend that can … Continue reading

Let’s go stargazing in Bend, Oregon

Let’s go stargazing in Bend, Oregon

Is there anything more serene, more inspiring, more enchanting, than an evening spent gazing up at the stars in wonder? While you can check out the astral wonders almost any time of year in Bend, summer is primo season for stargazing, with warmer nights and clear skies. Here are 6 … Continue reading

7 parks you must visit during your Bend vacation

7 parks you must visit during your Bend vacation

Bend locals love to joke that there’s a new brewery opening every week or two in Bend, which isn’t far from the truth. And while it’s true the legendary Bend Ale Trail helped put this city on the map, that map is also dotted with dozens of outdoor spaces devoted … Continue reading