Travel Blogs from Portland, United States

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A DAY SIGHTSEEING, Portland, United States travel blog

A DAY SIGHTSEEING

A travel blog entry by modbury-high

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... DOUGLAS). THE SCENERY WAS BREATHTAKING (LITERALLY IN SOME INSTANCES IT WAS SO COLD), AND PROBABLY WHAT YOU WOULD EXPECT FROM PORTLAND. LOTS OF SNOW COVERED MOUNTAIN PEAKS, DEEP GULLYS, TREE COVERED HILLS, WIDE RIVERS, BEAUTIFUL LAKES, MASSIVE ...

To the Northwest...., Portland, United States travel blog

To the Northwest....

A travel blog entry by big_red_truck

Flew out to Portland to get customer reactions to some of our equipment.  Thought I'd pay a visit to my buddy Chuck while I was out there so I stayed for a few extra days... Read ...

Portland, part 2, Portland, United States travel blog

Portland, part 2

A travel blog entry by hendrika

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I went to the Italian restaurant on Tuesday night and it was so-so. The menu wasn't very exciting; I decided to have 2 appetizers. It's a restaurant that people are excited about in a town of 63.000 and think that apple and brie in a salad is quite an ...

To Become or Not to Become?, Portland, United States travel blog

To Become or Not to Become?

A travel blog entry by pdxtrekker

It's crazy, what I've been waiting and hoping for for at year now has finally come. What am I going to make of ths trip? What is it going to make of me? How is God going to use it? THese questions have been running through my mind. I want to experience ...

Magnificant, Majestic Montana, Portland, United States travel blog

Magnificant, Majestic Montana

A travel blog entry by wolfieboy69

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It was always going to be an adventurous trip to America and one that would bring it's own set of excitement and journeys.  One thing I did know was that Montana was going to be on the agenda.  From pictures I had viewed of National Glacier ...

Sayanara, Portland, United States travel blog

Sayanara

A travel blog entry by cpaul

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I can't believe the day is almost here. In less than a week I'll be in Tokyo wondering what the hell I've gotten myself into. I've been practicing my "first day" speech that I'll be giving IN JAPANESE on the first day of school. My Japanese teacher ...

One Night in Portland, Portland, United States travel blog

One Night in Portland

A travel blog entry by jennydavey

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Some sights of awesome Portland! ...

How many bridges?, Portland, United States travel blog

How many bridges?

A travel blog entry by c.reynolds

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... dock and shipping industry and you can see the logging plants along the river banks.    Surprisingly enough the traffic around Portland and Olympia has been heavy but we have fortunately avoided most of the jams but it does remind me of the M25 ...

Leaving for our year abroad, Portland, United States travel blog

Leaving for our year abroad

A travel blog entry by wanderingwaltz

On October 20th, we are leaving for the year. With the house rented, a one-way ticket, and an idea of where we want to go in the world, we are starting our ...

Unicorns, Portland, United States travel blog

Unicorns

A travel blog entry by chmielewskij

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... itinerary, including racial minorities, non-hamburger centered meals, and public transportation. What a crazy city! After visiting Portland’s annual downtown sand-castle competition (theme and proceeds going to further children’s ...

Timing is everything, Portland, United States travel blog

Timing is everything

A travel blog entry by mschwartz

Less than a week before departure and everything is happening at once. After realizing we're actually leaving July 7th rather than the 8th, as we'd been thinking for the past two months (never even bothered to check the itinerary - we were THAT sure!) ...

Portland - Silver Lining Found, Portland, United States travel blog

Portland - Silver Lining Found

A travel blog entry by henandpen

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... - not my own). Apparently this particular virus is a teetotaler and has thus boycotted my system entirely. I'm also excited about Portland and enjoying the creature comforts of a hotel. The thought of being home by the weekend is, admittedly, a siren ...

Home again., Portland, United States travel blog

Home again.

A travel blog entry by stends

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Hello all and welcome back home...oops, that's us. We are safe and sound and back in lovely, but wet and springy, Portland, Oregon. We had a nice layover in LA and visited the La Brea Tar Pits. We arrived on Monday at 8 at LAX, rented our car and took ...

Home Again, Home Again, Portland, United States travel blog

Home Again, Home Again

A travel blog entry by a_broad_abroad

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Well, I am back home. And it feels good. I was gone a little longer than I realized, I guess. The money looks funny, everything is fucking expensive and I keep throwing toliet paper into the garbage can. Like any good trip, it had a dramatic and ...

Update: Part 1, Portland, United States travel blog

Update: Part 1

A travel blog entry by linny495

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... , but I have been staying mostly in national parks so I haven't had any internet, or cell phone service for that matter. Unfortunately here in Portland my internet use is on a time limit so I won't really have time to fill in all the details, but I'll get ...

Portland... Home, Portland, United States travel blog

Portland... Home

A travel blog entry by kbort

... while I was in spain, thoughts and prayers. If any of you are around and would like to hang out  let me know! Have a Happy New Year and you can look forward to part two of Karen's Junior Year from Washington DC and East Coast States. Besitos! ...

Portland...its all here, Portland, United States travel blog

Portland...its all here

A travel blog entry by horvath211

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... i leave for Seattle (thx, man). It sure beats paying for a hostel (gonna owe you some beers). As for the city of Portland, it has much to offer for the person who is into outdoor activities. Some are easily accessible by walking but camping/hiking ...

Portland to Port-of-Spain, Portland, United States travel blog

Portland to Port-of-Spain

A travel blog entry by tbassplayer

... was night time. The first thing I noticed was the fact that it was 75 degrees at midnight and I was still wearing a sweatshirt from Portland and the air-conditioned plane. Most of the houses needed a little bit of work but it had areas that looked rather ...

Waterford falls just short in game 3, Portland, United States travel blog

Waterford falls just short in game 3

A travel blog entry by sageyb

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Today was Waterford's third game and they played the southwest. Waterford lost a heartbreaker by 1 run. It all started in the first inning when Alyssa got on with a no out error, but Waterford was unable to take advantage of this bit of luck, and scored ...

Pre-flight Cankles, Portland, United States travel blog

Pre-flight Cankles

A travel blog entry by mschwartz

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... , cleaning and organizing that's been piling up for the past three months. This included selling my car to a Canadian who flew into Portland this morning to buy it. As a world class procrastinator, even this tops my list of last-minute feats. Five hours ...

Two down...two to go..., Portland, United States travel blog

Two down...two to go...

A travel blog entry by jimstephkrueger

So far, so good.  Very quick and comfortable flights to Minneapolis and Portland.  I slept most of the way on both flights - so it was extra quick for me.  Flying into Portland we had beautiful weather and clear skies and as far as we ...

Leaving The U.S., Portland, United States travel blog

Leaving The U.S.

A travel blog entry by tias_travels

One stop then on to ...

Leaving the Oregon Coast for Portland!, Portland, United States travel blog

Leaving the Oregon Coast for Portland!

A travel blog entry by thesteeles

... ball.    We left Cannon Beach around 3:00pm and headed east for a beautiful scenic drive through the countryside to the Portland area. The sun started to shine as we arrived at our next RV park at 5:00pm in Wilsonville and it was ...

Lighthouses of Maine, Portland, ME, United States travel blog

Lighthouses of Maine

A travel blog entry by mikeandkelsey

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... had a prime opportunity to use some personal miles to stop by and see some lighthouses. We stopped for two: Pemaquid Point, and the Portland Head Light. I'll let the pictures do most of the talking. It was a beautiful day for pictures, and with the help ...

On the Airport Floor, Portland, United States travel blog

On the Airport Floor

A travel blog entry by oldrover

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8th Feb 2008 3:20 am On the Airport Floor This won't be long. At my age I can't long tolerate anything other than plain sitting and standing. Oh, the leg is feeling better. I noticed this afternoon when I left my apartment for the last time, now carting ...

Pre-Trip and Last Goodbyes in P-Town, Portland, United States travel blog

Pre-Trip and Last Goodbyes in P-Town

A travel blog entry by kyle.ackerman

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... shortly, I got lazy and missed reading signs that would've kept me on I-5, and instead I found myself deep in Portland State University territory among heaps of closed streets due to construction and very desolated boulevards.  Somehow, I managed to ...

'...live as you planned to live.', Portland, United States travel blog

'...live as you planned to live.'

A travel blog entry by johnnylatham

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... and Danelle confesses she needs a bit more adventure than just lunch. I saw my opportunity. "How about we have lunch in Portland?" I delightfully added, knowing that was the next stop on my journey- just 3 hours away(!). A few hours later we were ...

Yay, we reached the other ocean!! Portland, Maine, Portland, United States travel blog

Yay, we reached the other ocean!! Portland, Maine

A travel blog entry by hendrika

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... lobster wholesaler. Very interesting woman. Born in Boston, moved here years ago, lives now half in Florida and half here in Portland. Starting a lobster business In Florida as well. They don't catch the lobster, they go out on their boat to island ...

A long long way from home..., Portland, United States travel blog

A long long way from home...

A travel blog entry by atollafield

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Hi all...heres the first installment of part 2. Firstly i want to say i did type this entry 3 days after i arrived in Maine but it crashed just before i sent it and i havent had time to get to a computer since. So here we go, fingers crossed... It ...

A Seasons End, Portland, United States travel blog

A Seasons End

A travel blog entry by sageyb

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Waterford played for 3rd or 4th place in the world today. Unfortunately I was unable to attend Waterford's last game of the season. I have heard however that they lost 5-2 in extra innings. Since today was a consolation game, many players got to play ...

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