Bend is a lovely little city nestled in central Oregon, about three hours south of Portland. It’s known for many things, most notably as a gateway to some of the state’s most spectacular natural attractions like the Cascade Mountains and Deschutes River.
Best for a classic resort experience: Tetherow Hotel
The Tetherow Hotel is a modern lodge immersed in the beauty of the great outdoors. This four-star hotel has plenty to keep guests occupied, from the sprawling 18-hole golf course to the steam room and sauna.