Details, Portland, Ore.

June 8, 2012
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GETTING THERE

United and US Airways offer nonstop flights from Washington Dulles to Portland, Ore., with mid-July fares starting at $562 round trip.

WHERE TO STAY

Ace Hotel

1022 S.W. Stark St.

503-228-2277

www.acehotel.com/portland

Boutique hotel with a retro-chic look. Rooms with shared bath from $115, with private bath from $165.

WHERE TO EAT

Oven & Shaker

1134 N.W. Everett St.

503-241-1600

www.ovenandshaker.com

Sleek bar-restaurant in the Pearl District specializing in pizzas cooked in a wood-fired oven and Italian street food. Individual pizzas from $13.

Pok Pok

3226 S.E. Division St.

503-232-1387

www.pokpokpdx.com

Thai-inspired Asian street food served family style in a casual, rustic setting. Entrees from $12.

Tasty n Sons

3808 N. Williams Ave.

503-621-1400

www.tastynsons.com

Neighborhood restaurant in a warehouse-like space. Brunch entrees from $8; dinner from $9.

Voodoo Doughnut

22 S.W. Third Ave.

503-241-4704

www.voodoodoughnut.com

Open round-the-clock, this local landmark is known for such decadent treats as the Memphis Mafia, a fritter with banana chunks and cinnamon sugar glazed with chocolate frosting, peanut butter, peanuts and chocolate chips, $4.25.

WHAT TO DO

International Rose Test Garden

400 S.W. Kingston Ave.

503-823-3636

www.portlandonline.com

Open daily 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free.

Lan Su Chinese Garden

N.W. Third Avenue and Everett Street

503-228-8131

www.portlandchinesegarden.org

April-October, daily 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; November-March, daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. $9.50, seniors $8.50, students $7.

Portland Japanese Garden

611 S.W. Kingston Ave.

503-223-1321

www.japanesegarden.com

April-September, Monday noon to 7 p.m.; Tuesday-Sunday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. October-March, Monday noon to 4 p.m., Tuesday-Sunday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. $9.50, seniors and college students $7.75, children 6 to 17 $6.75.

Powell’s City of Books

1005 W. Burnside St.

503-228-4651

www.powells.com

Daily 9 a.m. to 11 p.m.

INFORMATION

www.travelportland.com

R.D.

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