Portland: Voodoo Doughnut

When we researched Portland we were excited about it’s food, beer and books reputation and knew it was the place for us. When we found out about Voodoo Doughnut and the fact that they have over 50+ varieties it was a must on our travels. We grabbed a map, made sure we had room in […]

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Portland: Open Mic

One of the great things about travelling is the random people, places and events you experience simply by being in the right place at the right time. One of those times was the open-mic night run by HI Portland each month called The Secret Garden. Although I’ve never been to an open-mic night, for me […]

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Portland: Food, Beer & Books

Portland is known for food, beer and books and I’m pleased to say we did them all! Food Whether it’s street food or fine dining your looking for Portland has it all – from simple, quirky cafés to sandwich shops with specials the size of your head. Although I would of loved to sample all […]

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Portland

After a relaxing few days back in beautiful Vancouver we packed our stuff and jumped in a taxi to the bus station heading for our next stop Portland, Oregon (30th July, 2013 – 1st August, 2013). Why Portland you might ask (as many have)… there are many reasons, including… It was close to Vancouver. Was […]

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