Beautiful Maine

Maine, that far north-eastern state sure has a lot of beauty to offer!

Pig Out In Portland!

January 14th, 2012 Portland, Oregon is a great city: lots to see and do, it has that quirky, weird vibe and no sales tax! For me though the highlight of a visit to this city is the food! Yeah sure there are plenty of nice restaurants and bars where you can have a fantastic meal and…

Street Art – I Love It!

December 20th, 2011 Whether it is a stencil or an elaborate mural I always find something pleasing and often amusing about street art. Stupid graffiti on the other hand I have no time for! The following photos are a collection I have taken over this year mostly from my travels in the Pacific Northwest and Southwest of…

Portlandia….bacon doughnuts and the “Spruce Goose”

July 25th, 2011 Portland, Oregon Once again I found myself at the dingy Seattle Greyhound bus terminal for an early morning departure, this time to spend four days in and around the city of Portland, Oregon. Thankfully the bus left on time for the 4 hour trip (including stops). Breakfast consisted of a $0.99 breakfast burrito at a truck stop in Centralia, Washington…..not…