eastI just heard the Alaska Air will soon be adding a daily nonstop from Kansas City to Portland, OR… a great excuse to plan a trip to the great Northwest metropolis and a stay at the city’s very cool Hotel Eastlund.

About the Hotel Eastlund: “Welcome to the finest luxury boutique hotel in downtown Portland’s thriving Eastside – for seasoned travelers, business professionals, and urban adventurers alike. Elegant designer furnishings convey classic style and modern sophistication. Floor-to-ceiling windows abound, filling Hotel Eastlund with natural light. Our 24-hour business center and high-speed internet allow guests the convenience to work throughout the hotel. Unwind in a Forbes four-star room, surrounded by luxurious amenities, clean lines, and attentive personal service. Whether you are in Portland for business or pleasure, Hotel Eastlund extends comfort and class with Northwest hospitality.”

The Hotel Eastlund is located at 1021 NE Grand Avenue in the great city of the (other) Portland… OR.