Enjoy the pictures... I'll write more on Portland later... especially the Hipster economy.
Plane from Seattle --> Portland. A little greenwashing? I think so
You know your entering a different world when there is bicycle parking at the airport terminal.
My ride from the airport awaits.
On-street Bicycle parking at Powell's Books
Portland does a great job of using public (park) space to accentuate the utility and connectivity of the various rail lines.
Only in Portland
Another innovative urban design... this time add green infrastructure and reduce rain water runoff.
Building with both wind turbines and solar on the roof.
Making it that much easier not to own a car.
And finally the beer... my god the beer. A little nitro never hurt anyone... and anyway can't get this shit in the stores. Don't worry Kettlehouse, your still the beer I hold dear... though I think I'll miss Amnesia.