Portland Walking Tours

Archive for April, 2013

Flavor Street gets kudos in Seattle writer’s list of Portland faves

Monday, April 22nd, 2013

Even Seattle loves “Flavor Street.” Seattle writer Sue Frause usually touts the great stuff about her hometown Emerald City, but in this column she talks about her most recent annual trek to Portland. In the column she mentions how much she loves all of our tours (Thank you, Sue!) but also specifically notes about Flavor […]

Portland is Number 2! And we’re just wonky about it.

Monday, April 15th, 2013

Are you nerdy enough to live in Portland? Portland was ranked at No. 2 in a list of the Top 10 Nerdiest Cities in America, according to the real estate blog Movoto. Only Atlanta was considered “nerdier.” Seattle was ranked third. The rankings were based on several factors, including: Number of annual comic book, video […]

FAQ: Should we tip our guide?

Wednesday, April 10th, 2013

Our guests often ask, “Is it appropriate to tip our tour guide? Don’t they get a salary?” The answer is, yes, it is customary (although never mandatory) to tip a guide who has given you good service, just as it is customary to tip other hard-working professionals in service industries, such as a hotel concierge, […]

Daily tours of Portland

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013

What is there to do today? Sometimes the answer to that is, “It depends… what day is it?” But not anymore. From now on the answer is, “Take a tour of Portland!” Because no matter what day it is, you can take a fun, fascinating, mind-expanding tour of Portland – be it the best that […]