Cristi Millington is a Personal Concierge with Live Simply in Portland. When she’s not handling her clients’ personal and household tasks, you can find her hiking with her husband and two dogs. @livesimplypdx


Güero / NE

Güero was voted one of the Best New Restaurants by Bon Appétit in 2017. You may need to wait for your lunch, but believe me… it’s worth it for a Carnitas Torta or two.

Revolution Hall / SE

Revolution Hall is a renovated historic High School, and it offers something for everyone. Shows in the auditorium, drinks and food from several restaurants, and a rooftop bar with a 360 degree view of Portland!


Hamilton Mountain Trail / Washington

Head toward the Columbia Gorge and you’ll find Hamilton Mountain trail. This hike is full of the best things the area has to offer: easy access and parking, wildflowers galore, two waterfalls, and gorgeous views.

The Sandbar Cafe /
Hood River

Continue your adventure in Hood River. Look for the kiteboarders, and you’ll find The Sandbar Cafe. Located on a dock on the Columbia River, it’s the perfect spot to enjoy the scenery.


Culmination Brewing / NE

Culmination Brewing is a must-visit brewery in Beervana. Their kitchen hosts a guest chef on Sundays, who serves up delicious vegan delights. Be sure to try their Phaedrus IPA. It’s guaranteed not to disappoint.

Laurelthirst Public House / NE

Laurelthirst Public House is the oldest independent music venue in Portland. Wrap up your weekend with free live music, good food, and great vibes. They also promote, display, and sell local artwork!

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