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Our blog is updated regularly with Faces of the Northwest, interviews with creative Northwest business owners, and Northwest Moments, photos of some of our favorite places in the Northwest.

Cannon Beach, set along the one of the world’s most stunning coastlines in northern Oregon, is famous for romance and jaw-dropping scenery that includes the iconic Haystack Rock. The town itself is incredibly charming, with the streets lined with world-class art galleries, elegant eateries and unique shops. One of those… Read More

It’s a dead giveaway that you’re not from the Northwest when you hack the names of the cities – and, while locals are used to it, and even some of them struggle from time-to-time, you may want to learn how to pronounce some of the more commonly mispronounced places. Tulalip… Read More

If lighthouses are your thing, the Oregon coast may be your ultimate paradise. This legendary stretch of coastline is one of the most breathtaking in the world, and it’s also home to nine lighthouses, including the iconic Yaquina Head Light in Newport. Lit up against the backdrop of the roaring… Read More

If you’ve ever visited Fort Worden State Park in Port Townsend, you may have noticed the building that houses the Madrona MindBody Institute. What most people don’t realize, is that the institute isn’t just for Port Townsend area residents, visitors can join in on a variety of drop-in classes too,… Read More

A lighthouse and an impressive mountain – it doesn’t get much better than this, which is why we chose Point Wilson Lighthouse, located in Fort Worden State Park, as our photo of the week. Thanks to @gigharbortom for this impressive shot! Fort Worden State Park is located two miles from… Read More