Portlander Inn and Marketplace
How has this hotel rated in the past?
Travelers also recommend:
- More recommendations
TripAdvisor Reviews Portlander Inn and Marketplace
Travel Blogs from Portland
... distraction. The distraction came in the form of a day trip out to the Columbia River Gorge with a naturalist named Ivan (Volcano Lands) with a PhD in frog research. The gorge is just outside Portland and was 'discovered' by Lewis and Clark on their grand expedition from the east coast to the west coast (the same trip that Sacagewea took part in - for us non-Americans, think Night at the Museum 1, 2 and 3). The river is named after a ship and ...
... lunch whenever they feel like it. I think these are some of the things I've taken most from my time in Sevilla-- the ability to be happy with what is present and not ask for 'more' or 'better.'
Because that's what we do in America-- we never settle, we need more of everything, and everything has to be better. The result being, we have better things, but a worse attitude. We can have anything delivered to our door with the click of a button, and even a ...
... achilles tendon, causing a bit of blood and a lot of pain. Fortunately, all cars stopped abruptly behind us, and Erik was able to keep himself from flying over his handlebars. This would certainly dampen the rest of our time in Portland for Erik, as he was stuck icing his elevated ankle in the Scamp for most of the day the following three days.
Meanwhile, I tried to do as much sightseeing as I could. Portland was definitely a city we wanted ...
... Portland. Our GPS could not recognize anything remotely close to this national park or any other national park. Flaw! Lucky we had a paper map and we picked a town on the other side of the park route we wanted to take and we were off. Although we had wet and misty rain in the morning again it turned out to be a lovely day for traveling. Wg stopped a few times for pictures and even tried to get a peek at ...
... art school hats on and went crazy on rose flower close ups.
After all of that exertion we headed back to the hostel for a nap. After we awoke we headed around the corner for some cheap (but good) sushi for $25 for the two of us and an indie movie in the local cinema.
PDX is a very cool town, love the food, beer, community spirit, water fountains and the gardens.......dont like the rainy and cold prevailing weather!