Heceta Head lights up Oregon

Only 3 hours south of Portland, tucked into one of Oregon’s most picturesque bays, sits the Heceta Head Lighthouse. Sleep overnight, enjoy their famous 7-course breakfasts, and maybe even meet the resident spook.

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A night at the Rose Island Light

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A short boat ride out from Newport RI, Rose Islands hosts a bird refuge, military barracks from the Revolutionary War, and of course the historic lighthouse.

The Azulejos (or tiles) of Porto

The sprawling Rua das Flores was originally the largest street in town – big enough to herd cattle down the middle and still allow pedestrians to walk alongside.  This was Porto in its early Moorish days.

Today the flowers on this thoroughfare are mostly seen on the building facades in the varied and textured and colorful tile mosaics for which this city is famous. Continue reading