Portland Walking Tours

Archive for July, 2012

Cheap imitations

Friday, July 27th, 2012

Grandma always said, imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. Which is why we’re so amused by the sudden emergence of cheap knock-offs who hope to convince you that their cheaper or “free” tour is a better deal. Free tours have been around since… well, tours. So have bad tours. And tours that make up […]

Portland hosts 25th Annual Oregon Brewer’s Fest

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

The 25th annual Oregon Brewer’s Festival comes to Portland this weekend, as the city hosts some 84 breweries, over a dozen food establishments and several dozen other craft beer related vendors on Waterfront Park. The festival opens with a Brewer’s Dinner on Wednesday evening (sold out), where patrons rub mugs with brewery representatives including brewmasters, […]

How long are your Portland Walking Tours?

Friday, July 20th, 2012

Most of our tours are two to two and a half hours long, depending on how fast your group walks and how many questions people ask the Resident Expert. We like making sure you get your money’s worth, so we try to answer all questions as we go as well as providing time at the […]

Will we see ghosts on the Beyond Bizarre Tour?

Friday, July 13th, 2012

If you can see ghosts – then most likely, you will see them on the Beyond Bizarre tour. Those of us who don’t have the gift… not. The Beyond Bizarre tour brings you to some of the most haunted places in Portland – among the most haunted sites on the west coast, according to paranormal […]

Celebrate Oregon Craft Beer Month

Thursday, July 5th, 2012

July is officially “Oregon Craft Beer Month,” and no place celebrates it better than here in Beer City. Portland is known the world over for its beer, and its sister brewing cities across the state are no slouches, either. With over 40 breweries now in the city limits and over 100 statewide, craft brewers continue […]