“How much for this gramophone?” I asked. The elderly gentleman behind the counter in Stars Antique Mall smiled at me, then peered expertly at the item I had had my… Read More
My series on the wonderful and diverse neighborhoods of Portland, OR continues… I hopped off of the Number 4 bus to meet my husband at one of our favorite… Read More
Sitting on a park bench, the cool spring breeze gently combs my hair as I bite into my carne asada burrito from a local taqueria down the street. It’s my… Read More
They say that Portland is a big city with small town friendliness…and it’s true. The fact is, Portland is a collection of very distinctive neighborhoods, each with their own little… Read More
Hi, I’m Susan, a travel writer based in Portland, Oregon. THANKS for stopping by my Pacific Northwest travel site! This blog focuses on Pacific Northwest travel, but also is a place showcase all of my travels, and is a great place to start when planning your next vacation to my area of the world. Please e-mail me or leave a comment, I’m here to help!