Red Lion Hotel Portland Airport
Travel Blogs from Portland
Had a great time in Portland yesterday. Weather was awesome. People were nuts. LOL Not used to this many people on one place at the same time. Got caught up in our first traffic jam in 10 years. Wasn't much fun....especially when the "fuel is getting low" light comes on and you get this little BEEP every 30 sec or so. Gas stations....that's a story …
... on how to beat your car getting towed. Sadie the adventure dog met Jesse the wonder frisbee dog and the girls hit it off right away. They may have been just happy to be out of our respective cars during dinner, but I think there was good cousin chemistry going on. Halloween night in Portland, is a bit like Seattle in that in some cases you can't tell if it's a costume or just a hipster. Portland is ...
Tonite Nancy and I went to a place to eat recommended by the motel. It was called Salty's on the Columbia".. The Columbia is the main east west river in Oregon and quite wide as it passes thru Portland. The motel made the reservation for us and provided the transportation to and from the motel. The food ...
... of Zoe's faves! There were so many kids of all ages everywhere! Then we walked back to the campsite to wake up the gang. Another magical day of music and dancing ensued and Sarah's oh so delicious cookies. Please send us that recipe!! It was with tearful eyes that we left Pickathon a few hours early on Sunday to our next location as we were gripped by the love and kindness and great music and generally beautiful vibe created at the festival. Pickathon... We will back before too ...
... take no more than 5 minutes. I call it Extreme Scrabble.
So far I haven't been able to convince anyone to play with me. Sad face. I think it sounds really fun!
Maybe I will throw away the Bananagram rules, pretend that it didn't come with any, and then teach Extreme Bananagrams to the village people in the spirit of Extreme Scrabble. They'll never know the difference and I bet that they will think it's a blast!
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center