Residence Inn Portland North Harbor
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... from a bit of motion sickness so he was not really hungry. The cafe food ended up being ok. Everyone was able to eat so that was good. We then proceeded to use up time wandering around trying to find children play areas that ended up not being that good. Mr then had a craving for chocolate milk which he did not get at dinner so he & I walked to the McDonald's & got a couple chocolate milks for the kids. Mr continued to escape while we were using up time. ...
... Scientology and looked around. We just wanted to read the exhibit but was put through a ringer of forms, of course. While in the building, we notice a walking protest was going on down the middle of the street with police cars blocking off the entire street for the walkers as they moved forward. The walkers were protesting the Pelican Bay Prisoner Rights.
Before going to bed, we made our way ...
... as quite a big group but was whittled down over the hour. Once the Tour Guide found out that I was from Ireland I was well and truly on the hook. It culminated with me having to recite a poem to the remainder of the group. They seemed to enjoy it too.
Moon falls, crows caw, frost fills the sky;
Under Maple Bridge, fishermen's flares confront my weary eyes.
Outside the city walls lies Han Shan Temple;
Late at night the sound of its ...
... to do. We went down to this country club house just down the road and played bocce for a few hours. It's quite like patonk, but played on gravel and not sand. I think we can safely say that Antony is much better than me at it. In the afternoon we went up to the other clubhouse and hit some golf balls on the driving range. I was pretty terrible compared to everyone else there, but managed to improve slightly by the end. Everyone else there had a bag full of expensive golf clubs, ...
... s an American local as well who believe it or not; lives in Bainbridge Island. The island half hour ferry ride west of Seattle: which I travelled to only a few days ago ! Sitting here in this downtown Starbucks. Time to make a move and see what Portland has to offer before the sun disappears. Catch you guys later for now ! Time to figure out home for the night. And next few nights. And than hopefully hitching a ride to San Fran. ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center