Hotel Elliott Astoria – Views, Luxury and Oregon History

This article originally appeared on wanderwithwonder.com. When I think of hotels with rooftop terraces, destinations like Mexico, Vancouver, and Arizona come to mind. Not usually Astoria, Oregon. But, that’s exactly what I’ve found at Hotel Elliott, and the view is beyond amazing. On one side is the Astoria-Megler Bridge, which spans 21,474 feet over the mighty Columbia River. From there…

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…