tourism http://ijpr.org en A Real Tourism Campaign For Our Mythical State http://ijpr.org/post/real-tourism-campaign-our-mythical-state <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Forget the political implications of a "State of Jefferson" for a moment.&nbsp;</p><p>What would that state be like as a tourism destination?&nbsp; Spectacular!&nbsp;</p><p>And an effort to promote the many attractions of the region is starting up under the name<a href="http://jefferson.travel/home" target="_blank"><strong> Travel Jefferson.</strong></a> Thu, 01 May 2014 17:10:30 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 11641 at http://ijpr.org A Real Tourism Campaign For Our Mythical State Oregon Gets Even Bike-Friendlier http://ijpr.org/post/oregon-gets-even-bike-friendlier <p></p><p>Bikes bring bucks.</p><p></p><p>It's not an official slogan, but it neatly captures the tourism approach to bicyclists in Oregon.&nbsp; Thu, 06 Feb 2014 18:10:20 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 7272 at http://ijpr.org Oregon Gets Even Bike-Friendlier Winter Whale Watching Begins http://ijpr.org/post/winter-whale-watching-begins <p>Winter whale watching week is almost here. The Oregon State Parks and Recreation has dubbed the week of December 26-31 Winter Whale Watching Week.</p><p></p><p>It is the annual migration of the gray whales as they make their way to warmer waters. Fri, 20 Dec 2013 14:36:04 +0000 Barbara Dellenback 5031 at http://ijpr.org Winter Whale Watching Begins Encouraging Bicycle Tourism In Oregon http://ijpr.org/post/encouraging-bicycle-tourism-oregon <p>So maybe you run errands or even get to work on your bicycle.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>But the idea of taking longer trips--actually taking vacations on a bicycle--is on the rise.&nbsp; Wed, 06 Nov 2013 18:55:00 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 2584 at http://ijpr.org Encouraging Bicycle Tourism In Oregon