Portland Walking Tours

Archive for January, 2010

Portland is a Top Budget Destination for 2010

Friday, January 8th, 2010

According to Budget Travel, Portland is one of the top 10 destinations on a budget for 2010. Portland remains surprisingly affordable to visit, has a hot food scene which is starting to rival Seattle’s and San Francisco’s, low-cost carriers JetBlue and Southwest serve the area, and hosts more than 900 downtown hotel rooms. Other destinations […]

The Veleteria Museum closes January 24th

Monday, January 4th, 2010

It’s with a sad and heavy heart that we tell our loyal readers that a Portland institution is closing. The Velveteria – a museum dedicated to velvet paintings – is closing on January 24, 2010. After four years, our friends Caren Anderson and Carl Baldwin are calling it quits. They says it’s because of the […]