GrassRoutes Portland: An Urban Eco Guide [NOOK Book]

Overview

Delve deeper into Portland with the latest guide in the GrassRoutes series. Reflecting the new interest in sustainable living, localtarian experiences, and indie/alternative locations, GrassRoutes Portland features authentic reviews by people who practice what they preach. Taste a Vietnamese-French sandwich, or meet some locals by helping weed gardens in a public P-patch. Have a splurge dinner made by a chef who grows her own greens, and then stay up late at a poetry reading. The guide points travelers and locals...
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GrassRoutes Portland: An Urban Eco Guide

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Overview

Delve deeper into Portland with the latest guide in the GrassRoutes series. Reflecting the new interest in sustainable living, localtarian experiences, and indie/alternative locations, GrassRoutes Portland features authentic reviews by people who practice what they preach. Taste a Vietnamese-French sandwich, or meet some locals by helping weed gardens in a public P-patch. Have a splurge dinner made by a chef who grows her own greens, and then stay up late at a poetry reading. The guide points travelers and locals alike to an urban eco-adventure that reveals a new look at Portland - a city chock-full of bustling, eccentric neighborhoods. The foundation of each GrassRoutes guide is the actual experiences of local writers who encourage visitors and residents to take the bus, volunteer, and find inspiration.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781570616723
  • Publisher: Sasquatch Books
  • Publication date: 12/1/2009
  • Series: GrassRoutes
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition description: Second Edition
  • Pages: 272
  • File size: 5 MB

Meet the Author

Serena Bartlett is the founder of GrassRoutes. She grew up in New York City and received a degree from Long Island University’s Friend’s World Program. After traveling the world (visiting 20 countries), she settled in the Bay Area. Realizing that no guidebook existed that suited the interests of her and her peers, she pioneered a unique form of travel--dubbed urban-eco travel--that combines sustainability with a local’s perspective.
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