Quick Escapes Pacific Northwest: 32 Weekend Getaways from Portland, Seattle, and Vancouver, B.C.

Quick Escapes Pacific Northwest: 32 Weekend Getaways from Portland, Seattle, and Vancouver, B.C.

by Marilyn McFarlane
     
 

Too much work? Too much worry? Need a change of scene? - Get out of town!Thirty-two quick and convenient minivacations take you away from the hustle and bustle of Portland, Seattle, and Vancouver, British Columbia: sample award-winning wines at the numerous vineyards open for tours and tastings in the Oregon Wine Country escape; ferry to the San Juan Islands where… See more details below

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Too much work? Too much worry? Need a change of scene? - Get out of town!Thirty-two quick and convenient minivacations take you away from the hustle and bustle of Portland, Seattle, and Vancouver, British Columbia: sample award-winning wines at the numerous vineyards open for tours and tastings in the Oregon Wine Country escape; ferry to the San Juan Islands where you can observe orca whales from the nation's only whale-watching park in the San Juan and Orcas Island escape; bask in the sunshine of British Columbia's Okanagan country - the sunniest region in Canada - and enjoy bicycling, boating, fishing, or picnicking in The Okanagan escape. Information at your fingertips includes detailed route maps, travel directions, destination highlights, activities for morning, afternoon, and evening, choice restaurants, picnic sites, and lodgings, special events and festivals, shopping, and local sources of information. (5 1/2 X 8 1/2, 336 pages, b&w photos, maps)

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780762709403
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
07/30/2001
Series:
Quick Escapes Series
Edition description:
5TH
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.55(w) x 8.55(h) x 0.83(d)

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