Bridge in the gardens at Village Green Resort.

Village Green Resort – A Garden Getaway in Oregon’s Covered Bridge Capital

While visiting the small town of Cottage Grove to tour Oregon’s covered bridges and wine country, I stayed at the Village Green Resort and Gardens. The hotel features comfortable rooms in a rustic setting with 14 acres of gardens, an outdoor seasonal pool, and an RV Park. Close the I-5 and on Row River Road which leads to one of…

25 Hikes on Oregon’s Tillamook Coast by Adam Sawyer + $15 REI Gift Card Giveaway

Oregon’s Tillamook Coast has miles and miles of scenic hiking trails through forests, next to rivers and along the coastline. For my next giveaway, I’ve partnered with Tillamook Coast and outdoor and travel writer Adam Sawyer to give away two copies of the newly released 25 Hikes on Oregon’s Tillamook Coast by Adam Sawyer + 2 $15 REI gift cards…

Mother Earth Motor Lodge 60s bubble chairs.

Mother Earth Motor Lodge – Could This Be The Coolest Motel in North Carolina?

I’m betting most travelers have a preconceived notion about roadside motels. One that isn’t usually on the favorable side. On a recent trip to the small town of Kinston, North Carolina, my own opinion was put to the test with a hosted stay at Mother Earth Motor Lodge. Originally called Kinston’s Mid-Town Motor Lodge, it was built in 1963…

Charley Creek Inn in Wabash, In.

Charley Creek Inn: Small Town Luxury in Wabash, IN

This article originally appeared on WanderWithWonder.com. The small town of Wabash, Indiana is located in Northeast Indiana, situated along the river, amidst farmlands and scattered woods. Over the past several years, this town has undergone a renewed revitalization, and on a recent trip home, I was able to experience one of the major restoration projects first hand—the Charley Creek…