Travel Blogs from Hillsboro
... artwork from Scout Books. What these books do is combine the classic texts of short stories (Edgar Allan Poe, Virginia Wolff, Jack London, etc) and combine them with illustrations from artists. The books are small...pocket sized and cost $4. I really liked the idea! And the illustrations were great. http://landpdx.com/shows/scout-books Downstairs had a nice selection of paper and gift products. I got a couple of cute buttons. ...
... India), that wiped out a plethora of our wild animal kingdom. It’s a good thing that painters were trained to capture a subject before its demise. We can thank them, as well as, the more contemporary French-American illustrator, John James Audubon, for his unending portrayal of birds from every part ...
... I was hoping to wrap this blog up before the end of this year- which was my first goal of 2013. Clever, eh?
I have been back in Portland for over a month now. I can't believe how quickly time has gone by. I feel blessed to still be scheduling with people I haven't seen yet. It's been busy but great catching up with folks. The transition back into "eating more (real) life" has been quite surreal and continues to unfold for me. I suspect the ...
... Driving tour, which essentially means driving up the west side of the “spine” of Oregon, the Cascade mountains. The first leg was the Aufderheide National Forest Drive, a narrow two lane road through some old logging country. We read that the local Ranger Station supplied a cd tour for the drive, and it was an excellent little guide for this 30 mile stretch of historic countryside.
The next section of highway was the Mackenzie River section... the ...
... of my destinations. Normally I know no one, have no clue but always end up having a great time. This time I was greeted at the bus station, got to ride in a car AND had my own room (for the first time in 7 months) complete with comfortable bed!
The first day I accidentally slept 12 hours! Once I finally got up my friends Carol, Matt and Lilly showed me around the city - which is FAR more green and beautiful then I EVER expected an ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
- Pets allowed