festivals



Portland shines in summer. The city. The people. The music. After months of gloomy weather, the summer months are chock full of outdoor festivals and concerts — from the family-friendly Rose Festival, to indie music at the Oregon Zoo, to beer festivals at Waterfront Park. If Portland is an indie […]

Summer Music Festivals in Portland




Holi , or the Festival of Colors, is a religious spring festival celebrated by the Hindus. It is observed in India, Nepal and Pakistan, and in countries with large Indian Diaspora. The most celebrated Holi is in India’s Braj region, in all locations connected to the Lord Krishna. Needless to […]

Holi Festival





Some travelers are adventurous, fly-by-the-seat-of-their-pants types. They think nothing of hopping on a plane with no advance planning, and arriving the next day in a totally foreign place. They’ll probably try anything once, whether it’s a mysteriously potent liquor or deep-fried animal parts of unknown origin, and they’re usually up […]

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