20th Aug 2020
State Meat Market Delivery Truck

State Meat Market Delivery Truck

State Meat Market Delivery Truck Found this photo of delivery truck from around the early 1900s. The back of the photo says “Early model chain drive delivery truck, solid tired,...

01st Jun 2020
June 1st – Today in Oregon History

June 1st – Today in Oregon History

June 1st – Today in Oregon History 1905 – The Lewis and Clark Centennial Exposition opens in Portland. It is so successful that Portland’s population doubles in the next decade...

26th Dec 2016

Portland Theater Listing

Portland Theater Listing In the ever expanding list of things that makes Portland a vibrant and livable city, one is the sheer number of independently owned theaters that exist in...

24th Jun 2016

Vegan Restaurants Portland

Vegan Restaurants Portland One of the things the city of Portland Oregon is well known for is the number of vegan and vegan friendly restaurants in the city. Most popular...

25th Apr 2016

Portland Oregon Museums

Portland Oregon Museums For all it’s quirkiness, Portland has a number of good museums for history and art. It also has a number of “Keep Portland Weird” type museums. Either...

21st Jun 2015

Hotels in Portland Oregon

Hotels in Portland Oregon So you’ve been reading my blog for a while and now you are sold on visiting Portland! Congratulations! But, where are you going to stay??? AirBNB...

21st Jun 2015
The Everett Guest House

Portland Guest Houses

Portland Guest Houses If you’re still looking for a place to stay while visiting beautiful Portland, a guesthouse might just be great solution for you! In theory, I’m not really...

21st Jun 2015

Portland Bed and Breakfast

Portland Bed and Breakfast Mmmm, bed and breakfast. Two of my favorite parts of vacation. I love bed and breakfasts when I travel. They’re usually cute little homes, frequently vintage,...

21st Jun 2015

Portland Airport Hotels

Portland Airport Hotels First piece of advice, if you here on this page, and you are trying to find a hotel to live in while you’re vacationing in Portland, DO...

21st Jun 2015

Downtown Portland Hotels

Downtown Portland Hotels For those who wish to spend their vacation time in Portland, well, IN Portland, downtown in the place to be. There is great access to transit, food,...

17th Dec 2014

Portland’s Mountains

Taken from the top floor of the Red Lion Inn near Lloyd Center in Portland. They were taken through the windows of the hotel. From North to South Mt. St....

20th Aug 2014
Ghost Town of Bull Run, Oregon (Unavilla)

Ghost Town of Bull Run, Oregon (Unavilla)

Name: Bull Run (Unavilla) Class: H GPS:45.4240095, -122.2648102 (as Unavilla,) 45.430110, -122.231480 (as Bull Run) Directions: From Sandy, Oregon take SE Ten Eyck Road North. Follow it down the hill...