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Address: Portland, ME
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+1 207-774-7871
Description:

Waterfront area dating back to the 1800s.

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Narrated Sightseeing Tour of Portland Maine Aboard a Vintage Fire Engine
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Great walk about town

Portland is well worth visiting... so lively, even in the dead of winter. We are, drank and were merry to stay warm. Long seafront walk to blow the post-holiday cobwebs and lived... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was not bad, the clam chowder was very good! and the lobster as well (i thought it was rather small...) but it is not outstanding either considering other experiences we had in the area.

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Portland is well worth visiting... so lively, even in the dead of winter. We are, drank and were merry to stay warm. Long seafront walk to blow the post-holiday cobwebs and lived the architecture and historical buildings.

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Addison, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great trip to old port. We went down on a Friday and was very live lots of people even in winter. Nice way to see Portland

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New Haven
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A classic example of how urban renewal should be done. The old architecture has been preserved along the Portland waterfront. Lots of shops, boutiques and restaurants. Postland has done it right!

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Hyannis, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

since I lived and worked here as a young woman, it never let me leave it behind. there is always so much to see and do. different all the time, yet the same. it is kitchy. no matter what time of year it is fun to go to the old port. rain, snow or sunny, go and discover. its fun... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This New Year's Eve weekend was also my husband's 50th birthday. So we've decided to live it large. Stayed at a very cute Inn within walking distance of downtown. This is a very walkable town. It is cold this time of year of course. Not much is open. But the town itself is cute and there's enough to do.

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was lucky enough to visit just as the holidays were gearing up, so everything was decorated for Christmas. The cobblestone roads, the lampposts, the brick buildings, all help you envision what Old Portland must have looked like back in the day. A walk down by the docks is a must - the swaying boats and call of the seagulls... More 

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Woodhaven, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great paved walking trail type, walks near railroad, and by water. During snow season the path is shoveled. Safe place to walk and take in Portland during the day and night. During winter the boats are stringed with lights and very festive.

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Charlottetown, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a lovely time strolling around the Portland waterfront. I was very surprised to come across a portion of the Berlin Wall.

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Portland, Maine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Had a blast in the old port. Brought our 14 yo and our small dog. Daughter loves the culture of old port, the crowds, small boutiques, and great restaurants. Dog loves FETCH, and crowds loved her! Nice time by all, very quiet for thanksgiving getaway.

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