Tag Archives: Oregon

Portland Vacation Summary

So I thought it would be helpful to anyone that may consider going to Portland, Oregon to have a quick view of the things and places that we would recommend checking out (I know a couple people in my office wanted to see a list of our recommendations, so here you guys go!): Downtown Hotels: […]

Portland – Day 5

So yesterday was our last day in Portland. Sad. I know. We took the day to rest and relax as well as visit a few last Portland sites. First off, we visited Stumptown Coffee and it may have been the best coffee I have ever had. The lady that poured my coffee was an artist […]

Portland – Day 4

We didn’t take too many pictures on Sunday. It was a laid back, lazy sort of day. Well, once we finished getting lost on the Portland city buses. We decided to visit Donald Miller’s church, Imago Dei, but Google Maps was a little confused as to it’s true location. So we got there, but 45 […]

Portland – Day 3

Yesterday morning we decided to head out to the Portland Saturday Market. I love that markets like this exist and promote local foods, products, art and music. We saw some . . . interesting. . . stuff. We also picked up our souvenirs for the trip. Jason found his ring he had wanted for awhile […]

Portland – Day 2 Coast

There is something so surreal feeling about the coast of Oregon. The weather was chilly, foggy and a bit gloomy. I don’t know that I have ever been to a beach while it was cold. It was a bit of a new experience. I would have loved to stay there for a couple of days […]

Portland – Day 2

Yesterday was a day of hiking and beautiful (if not stunning) natural features. We began our day at Voodoo Doughnuts at the urging of just about everyone that had been to Portland before. After being amused by the original vodoo donut (complete with raspberry filling and a pretzel for poking) and maple bacon donut, we […]

Portland – Day 1

We left for Portland in the wee hours of the morning yesterday and arrived safely to the city. The MAX Light Rail system and bus system has been so awesome that we haven’t missed having a car one bit! So far, the city has been as enchanting as I thought it would be. I am […]