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Unique Christmas Gifts in Old Town Florence

Historic Old Town Florence is full of art, finery, fashion, and nostalgia. If you’re looking for unique Christmas gifts, Old Town is the place to go! Grab some saltwater taffy to nibble on while you peruse the many riverfront and other shops. Throughout the enchanting and historic Old Town area of Florence are many quaint […]

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Sneaker Wave Safety Tips

Yet again, it is sneaker wave season on the Oregon Coast. Remaining safe during these treacherous natural occurrences isn’t always easy. As the name suggests, you can’t necessarily prepare yourself.   The last recorded person in Oregon to fall victim to one of these waves was in 2017. The incident was one of a somewhat […]

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River House Inn Named Fan-Favorite Destination By Oregon Business Magazine – Again!

Out of more than 9,000 travel destinations in Oregon, Florence’s The River House Inn made Oregon Business magazine’s “100 Best Fan-Favorite Destinations in Oregon” for the fourth year in a row. The full list, with rankings, will be revealed December 16 in Portland during Oregon Business’ annual awards luncheon.   Last year The River House […]

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Visit Our Favorite Oregon Lighthouses

The central Oregon coastline is a place of tremendous contradiction. We can enjoy days of calm seas only to see those same waters turn into a wildly dangerous place of towering storm-whipped waves. A visit to some of the lighthouses near Florence is a terrific way to learn more about how sailors survived Oregon’s stormy […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Crabbing in Oregon

Crabbing – /krab/ verb The term used to describe an exciting coastal activity with family members What family members do when they aren’t having fun. See complaining Because crabs are far better covered in butter than used as a term for your family members’ boredom, let’s focus on the first definition. Keep on reading to […]

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Beach Safety Tips

For many people, the beach is a place of refuge. It’s where they go to refresh their minds from stresses at work or school, and to enjoy the sun and surf with their family. It’s a beautiful unknown, but it is both calming and dangerous. Old Town Inn would like to invite you to explore […]

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