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Sand castles 101, camping in wine country, and more great travel finds for your weekend

Where to go this weekend: Portland’s Division/Clinton hood

Chockablock with game-changing restaurants, cafes, and boutiques, this eastside Portland district is still the city’s best place to grab a bite and browse. It’s especially fine in summer, when sunny, 70-degree days mean you can ditch your car and comfortably explore on foot.

American Craft Council brings annual show back to San Francisco

It’s arts and crafts time again at San Francisco’s Fort Mason Center, as the venerable American Craft Council brings its annual show to town.

This weekend: Learn writer Pico Iyer’s surprising travel secret

Getting travel advice from Pico Iyer is a bit like getting acting tips from Meryl Streep or basketball pointers from Lebron James.