“Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.”
Portland local, livin' life and travelling hard!
ASeattle: Best cheeseburgers in Seattle, Washington?
La Bodega has great sandwiches in general. For burgers, I'd recommend Li'l Woody's and Lunchbox Laboratory.
APortland: One day in Portland - best spots?
Breakside Brewery has great food and outstanding beer. Deschutes Brewery Portland Public House is another great option, wonderful food and awesome beer.
ASeattle: Where to do Ziplining / fun activities around Seattle ?
While I don't have the guts to do it myself, my friends have enjoyed the Skamania Lodge Zip Line Tour.
ASeattle: Fun shopping in Seattle that's NOT at a mall?
Retrofit Home is really unique. They've got more than just home items, things like books, jewelry, etc. Archie McPhee is super quirky, great parody gifts.
AWould you rather be stuck on a mountaintop or a deserted island?
I would say island! It would probably be easier to live the week out and not to mention waking up to the sounds of crashing waves, ahhh...
ASeattle: Best breakfast spots in Downtown Seattle?
Voula's Offshore Cafe is my spot. It's an awesome breakfast and lunch counter cafe.
ASeattle: Best restaurants and hikes in and around the Seattle area?
Easy Pass is a wonderful hike. Wilridge Winery, Lost River Winery LLC, and Almquist Family Vintners are all great spots.
APortland: What is your favorite restaurant in Portland?
Pok Pok Restaurant is out of this world. The line outside the door can attest to that. Pip's Original has super fresh donuts and is a must. Enjoy your visit!
APortland: Unpretentious restaurants
HA & VL Sandwich has delicious Pho and other soups. If you're interested in trying a food cart I'd recommend Fried Egg I'm In Love Food Cart. Perfect breakfast option. Enjoy your visit!