Night Life Portland

Night Life in Portland

Let’s talk about night life in Portland — some of the most unique and tourist friendly opportunities to experience the city in the span of a few awesome hours. Of all places I had the opportunity to check out on my stay, absolutely nothing tops the Ground Kontrol Classic Arcade. It’s the type of quirkiness… Read more

First Run, More Portland Adventures

Had an awesome day in Portland! Remember those running shoes I mentioned from an earlier post? (Thanks again, Sarah!) Well, I finally had an opportunity to use them this morning with very little lined up for my activities. Turns out that going for a run dictated the rest of my day for me. I must… Read more


Hiking Around Mt Hood!

If you’ve never been to Portland before, there’s something truly remarkable about this area. I’m actually surprised I hadn’t mentioned it in any of my earlier postings, but nonetheless, from virtually anywhere in the city there is the snow capped giant of Mt Hood in the distance. Today I had the opportunity to hike some its more merciful trails. Standing at… Read more

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