Willamette Jetboat Excursions
What: Explore Portland by water on scenic one- and two-hour river outings aboard open-air jetboats. How much: From $20. Where: Dock at OMSI; 888/538-2628, or 503/231-1532.
Three Degrees Restaurant at RiverPlace Hotel
What: Hard to beat for elegant outdoor dining with a view. When: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily. How much: $$$. Where: 1510 S.W. Harbor Way; 503/295-6166.
What: New cafe specializing in exquisite desserts and light meals. Worth a short detour off the Eastbank Esplanade. When: Breakfast and lunch Mon-Sat. How much: $. Where: 1028 S.E. Water Ave. (at Taylor St., four blocks north of Portland Boathouse); 503/546-8110.