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Portland Walking Tours on TV

Friday, April 6th, 2012

Portland Walking Tours was recently featured on MERGE!, a TV magazine-format show hosted by the irrepressible Kelsey Beer (perfect name for someone doing features on Portland, isn’t it?) airing on KPDX-TV. In case you missed it, here’s the link. Enjoy!

Thankful for … Chocolate

Friday, November 4th, 2011

November is “give thanks” month, an excellent time to reflect on the many fantastic aspects of Portland that make it such a wonderful place to live and visit. Here at Portland Walking Tours, we’re especially thankful for Portland’s wonderful chocolate scene, a hidden gem that we too often overlook. We have chocolatiers, confectioners, and even […]

Pair up two great Portland tastes

Tuesday, February 8th, 2011

Portland is justifiably famous for its amazing local beers, and it’s becoming almost as well known for its incredible array of quality local chocolate options. What better way could there be to spend V-Day than to pair these two great treats? Pairing beer and chocolate is not a new idea. Local (but internationally famous) beer […]

Pssst…. procrastinators… Valentine’s Day is just around the corner

Monday, February 7th, 2011

This is for the guys and gals out there who tend to let the 14th sneak up on them unprepared. You’ve got exactly 1 week until Valentines Day is upon you. If you’re looking for a little something sweet for the sweetie in your life then don’t forget our friends at Cacao, Leonidas, Moonstruck and […]

Calling All Chocoholics! Chocolate Fest is Almost Here!

Monday, January 17th, 2011

It’s that time of year again…. time for the 6th annual Chocolate Fest and a chance to sip and nibble some of the best chocolate food and drink from local makers. The event opens on Friday, January 21st with an 21-and-over Opening Night Premiere, and runs through Sunday (1/23), 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For […]

Chocoholics, your day is here!

Thursday, November 11th, 2010

We thought that our Chocolate Decadence tour was a prize, but the Guinness Book of World Records recently announced that they have certified the world’s largest chocolate bar! At 18.66 feet long by 9.16 feet wide and a thickness of 10 inches, this 9,702-pound chocolate bar will set back an entire diabetic family tree by […]

Today is National Chocolate Day!

Thursday, October 28th, 2010

This is one day that we all here at Portland Walking Tours try to celebrate! (Why isn’t this a National holiday already? Get our Congressperson on the phone!) So on your way home don’t forget to do your civic duty and get a little chocolate something for you and your loved ones. (Caution: Shameless self-promotion […]

New Chocolate Decadence Tour!

Wednesday, September 8th, 2010

Chocolate! Rich, delicious, wonderful chocolate! We’re happy to announce that in addition to showcasing some of Portland’s best food, beer, and attractions, Portland Walking Tours is now showing off another of the city’s most delicious assets, its chocolate. Our new Chocolate Decadence tour is no mere candy shop tour, rather we’ve assembled some of PDX’s […]