Fairfield Inn & Suites Portland West/Beaverton
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Hi Everyone: Just getting you a window to our travel blog. While traveling, we will attempt to add an entry every evening - sometimes with photos. Feel free to check in as often as you are curious.
We're starting into the final week of nitty-gritty details, but feel relatively ready to go. Any prayers for the continued health of Ron's parents will be greatly appreciated. Thanks for all your well-wishes over the past few weeks.
Today we had to return our little piece of freedom that had served us so well- our hire car. We'd managed to clock up just over 5500 miles in the 4 weeks, which ain't bad going. We then took the metro back into downtown Portland and spent the day exploring.
First stop was the Japanese Gardens on the outskirts of town. We'd been told they are amazing and apparently ranked as one of the ...
... animals, and we find a spot for a nice picnic. Unfortunately, I have to walk back to the car to get the picnic supplies! However, after having lunch, we start walking around the big cats. Belinda says that they are rarely ever out, so we are very lucky today to see them! William likes the tigers, and we get plenty of photos.
The zoo reminds me of Taronga with ...
... so we filled up on eggs and fruit and oatmeal (first breakfast) and thank goodness the coffee was terrible because I gave in to Zach's desire to sample the local coffee at Stumptown. Wow. Wow wow wow. I actually feel guilty, like I'm cheating on Mudhouse, but good lord that coffee is good. I'm pretty sure the best I've ever had. Sorry, Seattle, the bar has been set and it is astronomically high.
So Zach and I were revelling ...
... book metropolis. They had entire floors dedicated to different types of books. It was awesome. They also had a kids reading section and our kids just settled down and started reading sitting at the kids' tables. After Ben and I grabbed grub at the famous food trucks and Kara, Lu and Sam took a more conservative route at Whole Foods we headed to Multnomah Falls. It was about 30 minutes away along the Columbia River Gorge. The ...