Thank You, Sarah! Best Guide in Town

Today is my final day with Sarah, sadly. I’ve had such an amazing trip out to Portland, complete thanks to her. Next time she’s in my neck of the woods, I’ll have to return the favor in full. I’ve already thought of some great places to take her, she’s just got to rack up the… Read more

Touring Rogue Brewery in Portland, OR

Woke up this morning and had breakfast on the porch. Sun was shining and plenty of people out walking their adorable dogs – this city is definitely very dog friendly. Practically every person who walked past me outside waved and offered a cheerful hello, that’s something I’m not entirely accustom to. Sarah surprised me and told… Read more

Biking in Portland > Cars

Different change of pace today! Sarah took me on an awesome bike ride through the city. There is nothing more freeing than biking in Portland. Portland is easily the only place I’ve traveled in the US with roads entirely designated to bikes. You can see how firmly engrained the bike culture is in this sprawling…

Voodoo Donuts, Sinful Eating

Voodoo Donuts is a great example of Portland in a nutshell. It’s equal parts splendorous and quirky. The traditional donut shop gets a modern twist here, classic donuts like the maple bar get some serious flair with the addition of bacon. Suppose it’s worth mentioning, Voodoo Donuts is not for the faint of heart! There’s… Read more