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Inside Background
Ladd's Addition Platted in 1909 by William Ladd and modeled after the unique...
Last edited: March 27, 2006
An excellent guide to offbeat Portland is Chuck Palahniuk's Fugitives and...
Last edited: August 25, 2006
Travel Portland operates an informative website for visitors to the area, where...
Last edited: January 07, 2014
Most of what people hear about Portland is that it rains alot. Yes, it does...
Last edited: January 02, 2014
Portland has many excellent restaurants. Eating out in Portland is a great...
Last edited: May 27, 2011
Portland is Oregon's largest city, with a metropolitan area population of about...
Last edited: February 19, 2014
Inside Transportation
For visitors to Portland, the cheapest way to arrive and leave from PDX...
Last edited: October 28, 2013
  Getting Around Portland is fun and easy! The TriMet system: TriMet   is the...
Last edited: August 24, 2014
Portland visitors will find a wide selection of public transportation options...
Last edited: September 26, 2010
  Taxi cabs are few and far between in Portland and are frequently more...
Last edited: June 06, 2012
The city of Portland Oregon has both on-street metered parking as well as...
Last edited: May 21, 2013
Inside Things to Do
For a perfect day out of Portland, one can drive to the Columbia River Gorge...
Last edited: July 03, 2006
WATERFRONT BLUES FESTIVAL is held every Independence Day Weekend and is a...
Last edited: May 27, 2011
Portland is a  family-friendly city and offers many attractions to keep your...
Last edited: May 28, 2011
1 Visit Forest Park 2 Bike the bridges 3 Visit Microbreweries and distilleries...
Last edited: May 20, 2010
Portland Nightlife Portland has a lively and exciting night life, with enough...
Last edited: September 19, 2013
The McMenamin brothers, who originally just brewed really good beer, have...
Last edited: May 27, 2011
On the west coast, Portland takes a back seat to few cities, when it comes to...
Last edited: November 26, 2013
RiverPlace Hotel, has a  fine  athletic facility ,the Riverplace Athletic...
Last edited: April 29, 2006
For anyone who enjoys the beauty of nature, Portland is a good location from...
Last edited: August 01, 2011
For the best way to experience the vast and unique beer culture of Portland...
Last edited: September 14, 2011
Portland  offers many choices of sports to participate in or to just enjoy...
Last edited: May 27, 2011
Portland has a tremendous variety of wine bars/shops.  Here is a list of venues...
Last edited: May 28, 2011
The tour of the rum distillery is awesome! Who knew there was so much happening...
Last edited: January 19, 2009
If you are in Portland, Oregon and you are a outdoorsman (or woman!)  you may...
Last edited: December 20, 2010
Shopping in the Pearl District is a delight in so many ways. Where old...
Last edited: February 13, 2008
Day 1- Put on your walking shoes, Portland is a great walking city- After a...
Last edited: June 19, 2014
Head west on Highway 30  from Portland, and in 10 minutes you'll take a right...
Last edited: May 12, 2012
This bar/nightclub is open to all with a dance club in the back and a drag bar...
Last edited: January 18, 2008
The Hawthorne District is an area of Southeast Portland that runs along SE...
Last edited: August 17, 2010
 This is definitely a "must-see" while visiting Portland.  There is no...
Last edited: February 20, 2006
A popular fountain open to the public located in downtown Portland. During the...
Last edited: August 17, 2010
The Keller Auditorium located on 3rd and Clay,in Portland, was built in 1917 as...
Last edited: November 13, 2006
Open Monday - Saturday, Noon - 6:00 p.m. Other hours may be possible by...
Last edited: October 07, 2006
Lan Su Chinese Garden is the result of a collaboration between the cities of...
Last edited: September 30, 2014
OK, this may not be everyone's cup of tea, but you may find the Leatherman...
Last edited: February 20, 2014
The New Old Lompoc (Now The Lompoc Tavern) has a lot of history. It's name came...
Last edited: May 27, 2013
This historic neighborhood, referred to as "Nob Hill" in some guides and in...
Last edited: May 30, 2011
A visit to the Oregon Holocaust Memorial is a deeply moving and educational...
Last edited: January 25, 2012
A wonderful museum on the Portland waterfront, which hosts various exhibitions...
Last edited: November 29, 2013
T he Oregon Zoo Visitors of all ages will enjoy this fine Oregon attraction...
Last edited: May 15, 2006
The Pearl District  , Portl... well-known Arts and Culture hub near downtown...
Last edited: September 26, 2013
Visiting Portland and want to experience it like a local? Hop on a bike with...
Last edited: May 27, 2010
Its no longer a post office, you can't buy a stamp here anymore but those...
Last edited: January 15, 2012
Pittock Mansion is a treasure-filled historic house museum 1,000 feet...
Last edited: June 03, 2013
The Portland Art Museum is the oldest art museum in the Pacific Northwest. It...
Last edited: February 29, 2012
The Portland Children's Museum The Children's Museum is located across from the...
Last edited: March 23, 2010
If you want to go to a Boat Show, RV Show, Tattoo Show, Dog Show, Antique Show...
Last edited: May 27, 2013
The Portland Japanese Gardens    . When visiting the Gardens, you can park in...
Last edited: July 11, 2006
Powells City of Books Over 30 years ago, Walter Powell decided to stock all...
Last edited: November 14, 2006
Sellwood Community Center is a delight! A nearly 100 year old building that has...
Last edited: February 09, 2008
The Brody Theater is located on the edge of the Old Town district. They...
Last edited: February 06, 2009
Inside Dining Scene
It's so easy to eat on the cheap in Portland.  This town is one of the best...
Last edited: August 13, 2007
Portland has a wide and varied dining scene, with dozens of great restaurants...
Last edited: July 21, 2007
Amadeus Manor Restaurant, the names says a lot.  It offers seclusion for a...
Last edited: June 14, 2008
Outdoor Dining in Portland occurs all over the city.  You can walk in the...
Last edited: September 15, 2006
The Portland area has many good and great brewpubs, restaurants serving local...
Last edited: May 27, 2013
Perhaps the worst kept secret in the food scene in Portland are the amazing...
Last edited: December 09, 2013
Altengartz has been grilling and serving their authentic German bratwurst in...
Last edited: December 15, 2010
  Andina    on NW Glisan Andina is a  stylish and lively Peruvian restaurant...
Last edited: June 19, 2009
Higgins Restaurant and Bar is an upscale bistro in downtown Portland that...
Last edited: September 24, 2008
Jake's is the real deal - it's been in business forever, but has not lost sight...
Last edited: January 31, 2007
Le Bouchon  on NW 14th Le Bouchon (The Cork) is a favorite French bistro in...
Last edited: March 27, 2006
Noble Rot has moved to a larger location on the 4th Floor at 1111 E Burnside...
Last edited: May 27, 2011
Paley's Place (http://www.paley... opened in 1994 and has become one of...
Last edited: October 31, 2007
Eastside locals know that you can go by Pambiche any night of the week and find...
Last edited: July 02, 2007
Papa Haydn  West is located  at 701 NW 23rd Avenue and Papa Haydn East is...
Last edited: June 01, 2011
 Park Kitchen, which is located in the Pearl District, is across the street...
Last edited: April 09, 2007
Inspired by the small, neighborhood pastarias found in Italy, Pastini serves...
Last edited: February 05, 2008
Portofino is a cozy neighborhood restaurant using fresh, local ingredients to...
Last edited: August 06, 2007
Produce Row Cafe is located in the old industrial area on the East side of the...
Last edited: January 27, 2008
Inside United States: For Foreign Visitors
Currency  The United States uses the United States dollar as its currency. The...
Last edited: May 04, 2015
A little preparation will help simplify the process of entering the United...
Last edited: September 12, 2014
Despite the best of intentions, accidents and illness happen when away from...
Last edited: April 03, 2015
Temperature in the United States... How Hot is HOT? How Cold is COLD?  100°F...
Last edited: May 14, 2015
General: The standard American telephone number is ten digits, such as (555...
Last edited: April 12, 2014
While tipping is not mandatory in most of the United States, it is customary in...
Last edited: March 25, 2015
In many states motels, hotels and innkeepers of any description are subject to...
Last edited: September 21, 2014
Being victimized by scandalous businesses when traveling is one of the sad...
Last edited: February 28, 2015
Depending on where you travel to in the U.S. bottle/container deposit laws...
Last edited: October 02, 2010
Car hire in the USA for incoming travellers How to rent a car abroad, what is...
Last edited: March 23, 2015
United States of America has a history of unified etiquette protocols that may...
Last edited: October 06, 2014
A discount shopping trip in the United States can be a real bonanza for...
Last edited: September 25, 2013
A popular holiday destination for international travellers is the United States...
Last edited: November 06, 2014
Canadian citizens flying between a Canadian and American airport require a...
Last edited: May 04, 2014
An important task prior to your international travel is to determine what visa...
Last edited: August 30, 2014
How to Save Money while travelling - Transportation A major expenditure when...
Last edited: October 20, 2014
When traveling, one of the major expenditures that must be planned is food and...
Last edited: September 19, 2014
A common discussion within travel communities is the question of independent...
Last edited: September 17, 2014
Before making international travel, it is important to determine the electrical...
Last edited: April 08, 2013
A common question seen on many of the Tripadvisor forums is something along the...
Last edited: October 26, 2014
  Some Anglophone Nations  United Kingdom On your first visit to the USA from...
Last edited: April 29, 2014
There are many Forum posts where people ask about how to use their Mobile Phone...
Last edited: December 17, 2013
When going for a holiday or even for a short trip a checklist with "not to...
Last edited: November 05, 2013
Eye Contact In the United States, most people consider it polite, and a...
Last edited: June 06, 2014
For those out there exploring the opportunity to travel around the world on a...
Last edited: September 18, 2014
Contents:  1. Understanding the "sales tax" on merchandise and food in the U.S...
Last edited: September 09, 2014
Travellers often schedule multiple cities during their holidays. When doing...
Last edited: November 11, 2014
The following links provide access to lots of travel and tourist information...
Last edited: December 10, 2014
This is a listing of SmartPhone and Tablet Apps that will be of benefit to the...
Last edited: June 02, 2014
One of the most common mistakes people make when traveling is being overly...
Last edited: November 06, 2014
Many visitors to the United States go to typical tourist areas like New York...
Last edited: April 27, 2015
In the U.S., there are certain customs about the young that may differ from...
Last edited: October 28, 2010
Everyone who arrives in the United States is processed by U.S. Customs and...
Last edited: January 11, 2014
If you are a citizen of a foreign country, and not a resident or citizen of the...
Last edited: November 10, 2014