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Doing Portland

So now that you’re in Portland, you ask, what are you doing? I’m standing in line for 40 minutes for Salt and Straw Ice Cream. Three times. Favorite weird flavor this trip? Bonemarrow and Smoked Cherries! I’m breaking shit in … Continue reading

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“To The Lovecraft Bar!”

After finally touching down in Portland, it was time to go dancing! Besides the Tao of Tea, The Lovecraft Bar may be my favorite Portland establishment. With so many amazing places it’s hard to tell. The First Hurdle was a … Continue reading

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Repairs and Van Slumming in Portland

After two years and countless days of work in 100+ o heat, I finally made it back to Portland!!! It’s been my goal to visit every summer since I started in 2012, and I’ve only made it four times. It … Continue reading

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i’m not lazy, i’m present!

i normally blog on this trip. This time i really haven’t. it’s been too short, i’m on vacation after years of working to escape the American Dream, and i’ve been too busy stuffing myself with Thai food, Norwegian breakfast, and … Continue reading

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First Day of Brompton Testing

I was already pretty sure I wanted a Brompton folding bike, but I knew I needed to ride one. Clever Cycles has the perfect solution. You can rent a Brompton for $20-30/day, and if you decide to buy one, you … Continue reading

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Portland Landing

I missed my breathtaking sunrise Saturday morning due to rain, but the rest of the trip from Pendleton to Portland was gorgeous, and much less stressful driven in the daytime! My host Amanda was out of town hashing on the … Continue reading

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