Now here's a real insider's view of what to do for Valentine's Day in Portland Oregon. "Travel Geek" works at the Oregon Welcome Center at the Portland International Airport. She's lived in Portland for 30 years, so she knows her way around!
Travel Geek offers a complete Portlander's guide for Valentine's Day with ideas for "Events that Inspire Romance" plus "Places that Fill You with Love" (a Northwest Culinary experience in itself) and "More Pragmatic, Less Romantic (and still fun). She's taken the time and effort to include extensive links and phone numbers for all her favorites. This is a must read blog post and you'll find it here.
If you'd like to round out your Valentine's Day experience, how about skipping on the hotels and trying out a Portland Oregon bed and breakfast? You'll get an authentic Oregon lodging experience--even if you live in Portland. You can have a vacation without leaving town! Most innkeepers live in their bed and breakfast and can give you as much (or as little) attention as you'd like.
In the Portland area you'll find 14 unique inns that are members of the Oregon B&B Guild. All of them--from the Sandes of Time Bed and Breakfast in Milwaukie or the Rose Cottage B&B in SW Portland, to the Blue Plum Inn or the Lion & the Rose Victorian B&B in the Irvington District of downtown--and 10 other wonderful Portland Oregon bed and breakfast inns--await your call.
Take Travel Geek's advice and find that Portland Valentine's Day event you want to share with your lovey. Then put a little icing on the cake with a stay at one of Portland Oregon's best bed and breakfasts!