Synopses & Reviews
Best Places Portland is the smartest guide to one of the hottest cities in America. Whether its munching on crepes in Northwest Portland or an afternoon exploring the Garden of the Awakening Orchid, youll find the best the city has to offer. The Best Places series offers expert opinions, inside information, and honest advice—from the countrys most respected regional travel series. Includes information on walking tours, fine and performing arts, shopping, and nightlife, and contains reviews of new restaurants, hotels, and brewpubs and wine bars. This new edition includes: updated reviews of food and lodging, an expanded Shopping section, eight new sidebars, expanded coverage on the Oregon wine-growing region.
Best Places Portland offers expert opinions, inside information, and frank advice on this increasingly popular destination. Included is information on walking tours, fine and performing arts, shopping, nightlife, and nearby outdoor activities, along with reviews of new restaurants, hotels, and brewpubs and wine bars. Its all here, from finding the finest crepes in Northwest Portland to an afternoon at the Garden of the Awakening Orchid. This new edition includes updated reviews of food and lodging, an expanded shopping section, witty new sidebars, and expanded coverage of the area's wonderful wine country.
About the Author
John Gottberg Anderson is a former travel news editor for the Los Angeles Times and senior editor for the Michelin Green Guides. The author or coauthor of 20 books, he lives in Bend, OR.