Travel Blogs from Beaverton
... and here it is Friday and tomorrow is Farmer's market so we do it all over again. Like Ground Hog ...
... of going too hard too early we decided to go for a stroll down the Hwy. 99 west towards the town centre area. On our way we noticed Lumpy's Tavern, a local dive bar establishment on the opposite side of the road that would be our first experience of Dundee's local residents. We pulled up a stool each and plonked ourselves down at the bar. Nicki appeared from the kitchen asking "whot kin I getchyas?". "Two IPA's please bartender" was my response and that was the start of what ...
... to keep up with Dan and Ned when we get back.
Voodoo Doughnut!- Amazing, amazing donut shop. Perfect example of Portland’s brilliant weirdness. My favorite was the Portland cream- yum!
Powell’s Books- Biggest book shop in the US. I wasn’t expecting much but was blown away by the awesomeness of the squillions of books. Really well laid out. All those authors very inspiring.
Gary went for a run round the river (and then went on a bike ...
... 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 ...
... the Music' and 'Name that Tune' after lunch. When we went to practice Lisa and company housesat and watched 'Days of Our Lives' and 'General Hospital'. "Like sand through the Hourglass, these are the Days of our Lives," remains one of my favorite quotes. I digress and am hardpressed to remember a single argument that Kirk and I ever had. We requested each other after Derek had introduced us. The Lieskes and Olsens lived across the ...
Other places to stay in Beaverton
15520 NW Gateway Court, Beaverton | 3 star hotelfrom $120
9900 SW Canyon Road, Beaverton | 2 star hotelfrom $74
- Sorry, this was not a great deal
- Our Stay Was Great!
- Perfect in every way
8500 S W Nimbus Drive, Beaverton | 3 star hotelfrom $119
875 SW 158th Avenue, Beaverton | 2 star hotelfrom $77
15583 NW Gateway Court, Beaverton | 2 star hotelfrom $119
18665 NW Eider Court, Beaverton | 2 star hotelfrom $83
15402 NW Cornell Road, Beaverton | 3 star hotelfrom $85
13455 SW Tualatin Valley Hwy, Beaverton | 2 star hotelfrom $94
15525 Northwest Gateway Court, Beaverton | 3 star hotelfrom $109
10720 SW Allen Blvd., Beaverton | 2 star hotelfrom $65
3333 SW 198th & TV Highway, Beaverton | Hotelfrom $69