เที่ยวพอร์ตแลนด์ โอเรกอน – ขึ้นรถไฟ Amtrak ซีแอตเทิล – พอร์ตแลนด์ (TH)

เที่ยวสหรัฐคราวนี้ เราสองคนวางแผนว่าจะไม่ใช้รถยนต์เลย คือจะไม่เช่ารถขับ จะลองดูว่าจะสามารถลากกระเป๋าและใช้ระบบสาธารณะของเขาได้มากสุดแค่ไหน ดังนั้นสิ่งที่เราทำคือขึ้นรถไฟแอมแทร็กจากเมืองซีแอตเทิล ลงมายังพอร์ตแลนด์ โอเรกอน...

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เที่ยวพอร์ตแลนด์ โอเรกอน – The Pittock Mansion, Portland, OR (EN)

One thing so great about traveling in Portland (Oregon) was how easy it could be to use Google Map and navigate the way. After all, we were in the very land of Google, hence the best change to test its accuracy. Say, we, staying in downtown Portland, wanted to go to Pittock Mansion which was about 3 miles west of where we were. Using Google to map out our journey on public transportation one morning about 10am, we took their suggested route by taking a number 20 bus from Burnside and Stark, getting off at Stop #687 on NW Barnes and walked up to the mansion. It was a beautiful walk as you will see in our video. The weather was clear and cool then...

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เที่ยวพอร์ตแลนด์ โอเรกอน – Powell’s City of Books, Portland, OR (EN)

Portland, Oregon is one of the most literate cities in the US. You see people reading everywhere here. Lounging under the shades of big trees with a book in their hands and a warm drink in another. A girl at Townshend’s Tea Company in Alberta – a hip Northeast area of PDX – has with her a mini-sized electronic book while taking orders from customers. And the weather here in Portland perhaps contributes to the reading factors. It is always cool and cold and raining a lot. Even when it is sunny, it is still pretty much unpredictable. One minute the sky is clear and blue, another the clouds float in and the precipitation appears to...

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เที่ยวพอร์ตแลนด์ โอเรกอน – Voodoo Doughnut in Portland, Oregon (EN)

Hip, fun, heavy-metal and definitely wild and creative, Voodoo Doughnut is an institution of Portland, Oregon – a small town known for being wonderfully ‘weird’ in certain ways. Located in the heart of Portland’s old town, the 10-year-old Voodoo Doughnut offers, in rotations, original doughnuts in more than a hundred of varieties – from the simple glazed to the heavily adorned – and you can custom order some to suit your own party themes. Established by two partners, Cat Daddy (Kenneth Pogson) and Tres Shannon, Voodoo Doughnut proves that you just need to get the heck out of the stereotype to be successful...

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