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Congress Street

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Congress Street

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See what Portland has to offer on this unique sightseeing and shopping tour aboard a vintage fire engine. You can't access a vehicle like this on your own! Enjoy an overview of Portland, from coastal scenery to historic sites, with live narration accompanied by high-resolution photographs from the Maine Historical Society on an onboard multimedia system. You’ll also have enough time to explore the city’s cobblestone streets, shops, and restaurants.
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YTCHENG wrote a review Oct 2019
Hong Kong, China15,529 contributions759 helpful votes
Congress Street should be the main street in town with nice buildings and shops located on both sides of the street. There are many cafes and restaurants around apart from souvenir shops available for visitors. Pretty safe to walk around.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Anonymous855 wrote a review Sep 2019
Trabuco Canyon, California1,257 contributions401 helpful votes
Tip: Don't plan to walk the length of it; we changed our mind and did two separate ends. Park on a side street near the Eastern end and walk and then go back towards the Longfellow museum for another walk.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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MaineGuy777 wrote a review Sep 2019
Bangor, Maine1,856 contributions130 helpful votes
A great place to walk near the harbor in downtown Portland, with lots of restaurants, coffee shops, stores, art galleries and historic buildings. And there usually are metered parking spots.
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Alex B wrote a review Aug 2019
Providence, Rhode Island731 contributions97 helpful votes
Congress St is one of Portland’s main thoroughfares, but it can take on a whole different vibe in each neighborhood. Farthest out on the peninsula, in the East End/Munjoy Hill neighborhood, Congress St has a very local, almost hippie feel – it’s one of my favorite parts of
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Date of experience: May 2019
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DaisyDiva07 wrote a review Aug 2019
St. Petersburg, Florida249 contributions74 helpful votes
Many old buildings, restored and re-purposed, are connected by the ballasts of old ships--cobbles. This is not a street that accommodates heels, ladies. Where comfortable shoes, and explore, explore, explore.
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Date of experience: July 2019
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