Ramada Portland South I-205
Travel Blogs from Portland
... 10 to chose from ] when exiting the booth to get into the right freeway. We were about 50:50 on this technique which caused us some distress and lost time.
We also were a bit disappointed in the quality of the scenery east of the Mississippi river. But we were there for the once in a lifetime experiences like Times Square and the Statue of Liberty, Gettysburg, and others. We accomplished all we wanted to.
... tomorrow. Drove to Portland and found hotel and ate there as we got some vouchers for free drinks and appetisers - we duely ordered our drinks, starters an main course. Both main and starter arrived at the same time with the comment of 'here comes a lot of food' - which was true! Huge portions that I felt compelled to ensure we're completely finished before we left - certainly got our money's worth this ...
... and eventualky reached the famous Timberline Lodge. This lodge/ski resort offers all year round skiing and the lodge itself appeared in the movie The Shining. From here we went to Government camp...a smaller but more popular resort. We were advised to stop here and sample a famous Huckleberry shake Or pie from the Huckleberry Inn. We didnt try the pie but we each had a shake and we werent disappointed ( reece peanut buttercup and oreo flavours). ...
... few days there?
For those with kids, school holidays almost necessitate using up days along the way, but even though without seem to like 'weekend getaways' so that they can travel more often.
There must be an appeal in doing 2 (shorter) vacations than doing 1 big one- you get to go more places! And, you also don't notice the costs as much when it's not in one lump sum, though in reality, it's probably ...
... Portland. What a beautiful garden! It is very different from the Japanese Garden which was spread over several acres in an out of town park. The Lan Su is one city block square, but an oasis from the noise and stress. This was my favorite of the two. It has grace and elegance with rhododendron, azalea, peonies and a variety of trees and other plants. Within the garden are a tea ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Pets allowed