Posts Tagged "Portland"

Hiking Multnomah Falls in Portland, OR

Hiking Multnomah Falls in Portland, OR

Vacation always tests my willpower on eating healthy and keeping up with a semi-regular exercise routine. Actually, deep fried snacks, dark beers, endless sweets, and melted cheese always win. Portland in particular is like a direct assault on my waistline. If I'm not out trolling all of the delicious food…
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Day 5: Just Call Me David Lee Roth

Day 5: Just Call Me David Lee Roth

After our walking tour of Portland, we went back to the apartment to rest up a bit, where I consumed the second half of my Willamette Valley Pinot Noir. We had dinner at the 5th Quadrant where I ordered more local beer along with a beer and cheese dip. It…
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Day 5: A Cheap Walking Tour of Portland

Day 5: A Cheap Walking Tour of Portland

After eating what seemed like pounds of gooey, melted cheese, we went on a walk downtown to work off some of the fatty goodness we had just consumed. One of my "must-see" places was the Wieden + Kennedy headquarters, because I'm a dork like that. For those of you who…
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Day 5: So Much More Than Your Average Grilled Cheese

Day 5: So Much More Than Your Average Grilled Cheese

Saturday we started off the day in the most perfect way possible: enjoying the sunny skies while devouring some absurdly delicious grilled cheese. We went to The Grilled Cheese Grill which is yet another food truck in Portland. Except this one is way cooler. They have optional "indoor" seating inside…
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Portland People

Portland People

So let me introduce you to the fine people who let me crash with them in Portland: Jessie. I thoroughly annoyed her in 6th grade until she became my friend. Unfortunately I haven't seen or spoken to her much since I moved to New York over four years ago, until this…
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Day 4: A Full Day of Food Under $10

Day 4: A Full Day of Food Under $10

Today I got a driving tour of Portland, along with a ton of awesome food. We took a walk through Washington Park, mainly through the International Rose Test Garden. I'm not really a fan of roses. I actually think they look extremely generic and boring. But it was free, and…
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