- Imbrie Hall: Local beer/cider and bar food and close to Intel campus
- Syun Izakaya: Good Japanese restaurant in downtown Hillsboro
- Thai Princess Restaurant: ~5 minutes from Intel campus
- International Rose Test Garden: Located in beautiful Washington Park near downtown Portland. The Portland zoo is also right next door.
- The Columbia River Gorge: This is a must if you love waterfalls.
- Canon Beach: A small beach town with a large, wide beach and famous haystack rock.
NOTE: There's no sales tax in Oregon