Travel Blogs from Beaverton
... away to see the entire thing. Unfortunately, with its fame and ease of access, the area around the falls was incredibly crowded. We stopped for pictures at the lower viewing area to see both the lower and upper drops and then while Sandy got something to eat, I ran up to the Benson Bridge and got a few more pictures before continuing on. Next, we headed to Wahkeena Falls, a Yakima Indian word meaning most beautiful. It ...
... rental houses. Fun Day. We decided on another trip to the deck. Called friend Gary who met us there for a nice visit. On the way home we decided to stop at Washington Square Sears store where we both worked for over 20 years. We went back to Joleens and spent the night by ourselves. (Joleen is camping)
... 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 ...
... for general use until the tenth century when the manufacture of paper was spread over the entire Islamic world—throughout Turkey, Egypt and Persia. How did this affect India? As fast as horses could gallop and carts could be pulled, India, too, rushed into using paper, too, but not until the fourteenth ...
... Oregonian men would seize the opportunity to have experienced sailors aboard their own vessels. They dropped the sailors into the tunnels below these places to be taken out to port to be slaves on ships sailing to, you guessed it, Shanghai. Hence the term “getting Shanghaied”. We ended our tour next to the giant and ever so true sign proclaiming “Keep Portland Weird”, which they definitely do. They park children’s motorcycle toys on the street in ...
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