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In the Spotlight: Meet Portland Walking Tour Guide Joe Streckert, or as We Call Him, Mr. Versatile

Saturday, October 8th, 2016

We’re going to be honest: we’re pretty wowed by our tour guide, Joe Streckert. Not only is he a native Portlander (yes they do exist!), which is a rarity these days in a city full of transplants, he actively leads five out of our seven different types of tours. How he keeps them all straight […]

Portland Walking Tours FAQs – Answers to All of Our Most Frequently Asked Questions!

Friday, February 5th, 2016

Thinking about booking one of our fabulous tours? Already booked a tour and still have questions? We’ve got the 411 on our most popularly asked questions. What if it rains? Lucky you, you’re going to get the full Portland experience if you do a walking tour in the rain! It’s hard to avoid our liquid […]

Portland Ranked #1 Best City for Food, Beer, Coffee & More!

Friday, November 20th, 2015

We can’t help but feel proud when Portland makes it onto another top list. In fact, we’ve made so many top lists we could be on a top list for the city that’s made the most top lists. Some of them are an obvious assertion of what Portland is all about, while others are a little […]

Discover the Best Food Carts in Portland

Thursday, November 5th, 2015

Step into Portland, Oregon and one thing will be noticeable right away; we have a lot of food carts… 600+ and counting! Even though we might not be the ones that started them, we have definitely perfected them. Not only can you find an array of tastes and smells from Thai to Mexican and everything […]

We’ll See You in the Theater

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014

Portlanders have many stereotypical quirks. Supposedly, we’ll put a bird on anything that stands still long enough to get DIY’d. We all commute to work by bike (when our unicycles are in the shop). We will walk half a mile to find a recycling bin for the bottle of artisan cold-brew coffee we just chugged, […]

It’s Summer Time…. Let’s Eat!

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

Nothing says summer time better than dining al fresco. To celebrate summer we will be offering our fun (and delicious) Flavor Street tour 6 days a week — Mondays through Saturday. The tour begins at 1 PM and lasts a little under 2 hours from the library of the Mark Spencer Hotel. Be sure to […]

Which food carts will we visit?

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012

Our Flavor Street food cart tour has been a phenomenal success this year – thank you! Still there are doubters who will only go if they know in advance which carts we’ll hit. Oh, ye of little faith. There are four really strong reasons why we don’t tell you this in advance. First, it’s not […]

Welcome to Portland, food bloggers!

Thursday, August 23rd, 2012

Portland’s reputation as a major “foodie” city has bumped up a notch… and is likely to rise up further, after this week. The International Food Bloggers conference swings into Foodvana this weekend for a three-day extravaganza August 24-26, extolling the virtues and expanding the scope of all great things food-related – on-line. So if you […]

Portland Flavor Street tour debuts today!

Friday, May 4th, 2012

We know you’ve seen them, and you probably have even tried a few. But have you ever wanted to really explore Portland’s food carts to see which ones are REALLY the best? Well, now you can. With Portland Walking Tours’ Flavor Street tour, debuting today at 1 PM, you can taste for yourself which of […]

New “Flavor Street” Food Cart Tour!

Wednesday, March 21st, 2012

Portland didn’t invent the food cart; we’ve just perfected it. For countless months, our number one question after a tour – from locals and visitors alike – has been which are the best food carts to try out. We all have our personal favorites and we figured why not show them off personally. So…welcome to […]