Saturday, January 20, 2018

There’s a New Tour Co. in Town

Our hostel has been booked solid for months now. And we keep getting the same question: why is Portland so busy? Uh, because it’s summer in Portland. And you’re not the only one to discover how cool this city is. I don’t say the last part, but I want to because people don’t seem to […]

How to take public transportation from Portland to Timberline Lodge |

How to take public transportation from Portland to Timberline Lodge | By Sonia Buist/Special to The Oregonian Public transportation from Portland up to Timberline Lodge¬†has long been a pipedream. Now it’s a reality. This opens up many possibilities for sightseeing, world-class hiking, exploring and skiing on Mount Hood for those who prefer to let […]

World Cup 2014: Quotes and Pictures

I heard about the World Cup game after I woke up–yeah the joys of working overnight–so I thought to relive all the joy-and pain-people are feeling after the fact, I’d post some quotes and pictures from everywhere. Savor. Reminisce. And get ready for the next World Cup in 2016 in France.   We are very […]

Local Discounts

Here at the Hawthorne Hostel we are happy to share with you some local discounts! RESTAURANTS/PUBS Bazi Bierbrasserie 1522 SE 32nd Ave (503) 234-8888 Buy one entree, get one 50% off, mention the hostel If Monks lived in Portland, this would be their watering hole. Bazi Bierbrasserie brings centuries of domestic and imported Belgian inspired […]