I think the conversation went something like this… My Roadie pal: “Hmmmm, thinking of checking out Portland for some beer, what do you think?” ME: “Portland is one of my favourite food and beer cities, I think it’s awesome there! I think we should go!!!” I’m not sure if the original question was even an …
Portland has become a city I love to visit. Wonderful food, great drinks and the best bookstore ever are three of my reasons. A lot of people I know discount Portland as being too small, too eclectic, too hippy but those are some of the things that gives Portland its charm.
If you read food blogs, food websites, watch travel shows or read food magazines about Portland, this restaurant seems to come up over and over again. My first visit to Pok Pok was 2 years ago and this place was popular then. But now it seems like it’s exploded. I’m not going to go into their history or background if you want that, just google Pok Pok.
The Saturday market on the Portland State University campus is one of the best farmer’s markets I’ve ever been to. What qualities do I think makes a great farmer’s market?