Portland Cool

Kristen and Kyle travel to the weird, wild and wacky city of Portland. The pair gets down and dirty as they dig for clams with a local top chef, share beers with a bestselling author, and hit a Tikki bar with a rock star.

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Portland, OR
Beast

Beast

Beast was named restaurant of the year by The Oregonian in 2008.  960 1280

  

Bike Library

Bike Library

36 Hours hosts Kyle Martino and Kristen Kish play some piano at the People's Bike Library of Portland, a celebrated steel and gold-leaf sculpture by local artists Brian Borrello and Vanessa Renwick.  960 1280

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Concordia Brewery

Concordia Brewery

Concordia Brewery is housed in the McMenamins Kennedy School, a refurbished elementary school in northeast Portland that now serves as a hotel, brewery, restaurant and movie theater. 960 1280

  

McMenamins Kennedy School

McMenamins Kennedy School

A wonderful selection of happy goodness in the McMenamins Kennedy School. 960 1280

  

Burnside Skatepark

Burnside Skatepark

Burnside Skatepark is a local skater hangout under the east side of the Burnside Bridge. It was built without any permission but was soon accepted and approved by the city. It has been featured in both films (including Free Willy) and various skating video games. 960 1280

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DeNoble Farms

DeNoble Farms

The vegetable stand at DeNoble Farms features its award-winning Italian artichokes.  960 1280

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Japanese Garden

Japanese Garden

The Portland Japanese Garden is a place for quiet reflection on the beauty of nature and inner harmony.  960 1280

  

Voodoo Doughnut

Voodoo Doughnut

A kooky shop known for its unusual doughnuts and eclectic décor, Voodoo Doughnut is a local favorite in the Rose City. 960 1280

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City Motto

City Motto

Until next time, Portland. Keep it weird. 960 1280

  

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