Portland - Trip Prep

Sep 21, 2016

One of my 28 year goals was to see a new city, and I chose Portland. My friend, Christine, jumped on board and now the trip is next week!! We booked a charming bohemian home through air b & b in the SE region and are eager to embrace the city's scenery/beer/coffee/vibes. 

I am compiling lists, as per usual, and have my musts broken down in the following categories >>

To Eat --
+ Voodoo Doughnuts
+ Pok Pok
+ Salt & Straw
+ The Woodsman Tavern
+ Ava Gene's
+ Doug Fir Restaurant & Lounge (live music too!)

To Sip --
Beer >>
+ Deschutes
+ Rogue
+ Ex Novo Brewing
+ Double Mountain
+ Thunder Island Brewing
+ Gigantic
+ Base Camp
+ Coalition
Coffee >>
+ Stumptown Coffee
+ Albina Press
+ Dapper & Wise

To See --
+ Multnomah Falls / Columbia River George
+ Cascade Locks
+ Union Way (Pearl District)
+ Alberta Arts District
+ Saturday Market

To Pack --
+ flannels

Shop my favorite {affordable} options >>
+ Boots

Shop some options here >> 

To Bookmark --


  1. Super excited to follow along as you head to Portland! I've always wanted to go and the city looks beautiful! Voodoo Doughnuts are worth every bite from what my friends have told me!

    1. I know- it looks so scenic! I can't wait for the adventure!


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