7 days itinerary in Seattle + Portland (3 days in Seattle, 4 days in Portland) from Vancouver

During our Christmas trip last 2016, my dad suggested that we crossover from Canada to USA since Vancouver is quite near to both Seattle and Portland. I decided to share our itinerary when we were there because I noticed there are a few blogs or sites that talk about these places. Day 1 (Seattle) Got … Continue reading 7 days itinerary in Seattle + Portland (3 days in Seattle, 4 days in Portland) from Vancouver

Portland: Where to eat (Chipotle Mexican Grill, Taco Bell, Ruth’s Chris Steak House, Screen Door, Grassa, Lardo)

In no specific order, these are the places we ate during our stay in Portland. If you're curious which ones I think are worth trying then keep on scrolling! 1.ย Chipotle Mexican Grill During our first day in Portland, we failed to notice the time and before we knew it, it was already I think 8pm? … Continue reading Portland: Where to eat (Chipotle Mexican Grill, Taco Bell, Ruth’s Chris Steak House, Screen Door, Grassa, Lardo)

Downtown Portland, Eastbank Esplanade and Woodburn Premium Outlets (How to go and what to expect)

Downtown Portland We were curious on what downtown Portland looks like and so everyone decided to hop on the bus and explore the place. Coming from Park Lane Suites and Inn, we decided to go to the bus stop atย W Burnside & NW King and hop onย bus 15. W Burnside & NW King >SW Salmon … Continue reading Downtown Portland, Eastbank Esplanade and Woodburn Premium Outlets (How to go and what to expect)

Nike Company Store and Adidas Village in Portland (What to expect)

For our first day in Portland we decided to visit Nike Company Store and Adidas Village. Unlike Seattle, where you can practically walk to places, it's different in Portland since the places are a bit far and it's really recommended that you rent a car. My dad rented from Enterprise Rent a Car. If you're … Continue reading Nike Company Store and Adidas Village in Portland (What to expect)

Portland: Where to stay (Park Lane Suites)

First of all I'm sorry again since I don't have a lot of photos of Park Lane Suites and Inn because I really did not have any plans on making a blog during our stay there but I will try my best to google some photos and place some here. For our stay in Portland, … Continue reading Portland: Where to stay (Park Lane Suites)

Seattle: Where to eat (Loulay’s, Duke’s Chowder House in Chandler’s Cove, The Cheesecake Factory)

1. Loulay's My dad wanted to have burger for dinner and so he googled top burger restaurants in Seattle and that's how we ended up eating at Loulay's Up to this day, I haven't tried a burger that can beat the one we had at Loulay's. That's how good their burger is. How to go … Continue reading Seattle: Where to eat (Loulay’s, Duke’s Chowder House in Chandler’s Cove, The Cheesecake Factory)

Starbucks Reserve, Roastery and Tasting Room and Waterfront in Seattle (How to go and what to expect)

I stumbled upon an article about Starbucks Reserve, Roastery and Tasting Room a few months before planning for our Seattle trip. Starbucks Reserve, Roastery and Tasting Room is "new" as it only opened during December 2014. Fun fact about Starbucks Reserve, Roastery and Tasting Room: the place is actually just nine blocks from their Original … Continue reading Starbucks Reserve, Roastery and Tasting Room and Waterfront in Seattle (How to go and what to expect)