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Portland
You’ll wonder why you don’t live in Portland after you’ve visited this laid-back and friendly city. With a reputation for manicured parks, eclectic nightlife, fine micro-breweries and distilleries, and nature that cuts right into the city, Portland’s a Pacific Northwest must-visit. Don’t miss the famous Japanese Garden, one of the largest and most beautiful of its kind outside of Japan.

All things to do » Things to do

International Rose Test Garden
International Rose Test Garden
The oldest official, continuously operated public rose test garden in the United States boasts more than 8,000 roses.
Attraction type: Gardens
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Washington Park
Washington Park
Owner description: This popular park offers miles of trails, an extensive rose garden, a large Japanese garden and a zoo. For information on free shuttles, attraction admission hours and pricing... more Owner description: This popular park offers miles of trails, an extensive rose garden, a large Japanese garden and a zoo. For information on free shuttles, attraction admission hours and pricing within the park, and maps, visit our website. less
Attraction type: Gardens; Parks; Zoos
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Lan Su Chinese Garden
Lan Su Chinese Garden
Opened in fall of 2000, this is the largest Suzhou style garden outside of China.
Attraction type: Gardens
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Willamette Valley
Willamette Valley
Best known for its diverse agriculture, this verdant valley is flanked by the Coast Range and the Cascades.
Attraction type: Scenic Drives; Valleys
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Portland Japanese Garden
Portland Japanese Garden
Owner description: Considered the most authentic Japanese Garden outside of Japan, the Portland Japanese Garden is a haven of tranquil beauty in all four seasons. In 2016 and 2017 the Garden is... more Owner description: Considered the most authentic Japanese Garden outside of Japan, the Portland Japanese Garden is a haven of tranquil beauty in all four seasons. In 2016 and 2017 the Garden is undergoing a major expansion project which will add a Cultural Village -- complete with classroom, exhibition, and gallery space and an authentic Japanese Tea Cafe -- outside the original Garden's gates. less
Attraction type: Gardens
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Salt & Straw
Salt & Straw
Ranked #1 of 4,122 Restaurants in Portland
Cuisines: American, Gluten Free Options
Good for: Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Dining options: Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Veritable Quandary
Veritable Quandary
Ranked #2 of 4,122 Restaurants in Portland
Price: US$ 20 - US$ 40
Cuisines: American, Gluten Free Options
Good for: Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Dining options: After-hours, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Andina Restaurant
Andina Restaurant
Ranked #3 of 4,122 Restaurants in Portland
Price: US$ 21 - US$ 80
Cuisines: Peruvian, Latin, Spanish, South American
Good for: Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Dining options: After-hours, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Tin Shed Cafe
Tin Shed Cafe
Ranked #4 of 4,122 Restaurants in Portland
Price: US$ 1 - US$ 20
Cuisines: American, Cafe
Good for: Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Salt & Straw
Salt & Straw
Ranked #5 of 4,122 Restaurants in Portland
Good for: Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Dining options: After-hours, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodation » Where to stay - Budget

Travelers' House
Travelers' House
US$ 66 - US$ 90
Portland International Guesthouse
Portland International Guesthouse
US$ 65 - US$ 75
Ranked #5 of 38 Portland B&B and Inns
Hostelling International - Northwest Portland Hostel
Hostelling International - Northwest Portland Hostel
US$ 37 - US$ 114
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Midrange

Hampton Inn Portland East
3.0 of 5
Hampton Inn Portland East
US$ 143 - US$ 234
Ranked #11 of 137 Hotels in Portland
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Radisson Hotel Portland Airport
3.5 of 5
Radisson Hotel Portland Airport
US$ 126 - US$ 228
Ranked #12 of 137 Hotels in Portland
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Courtyard Portland Downtown/Convention Center
3.0 of 5
Courtyard Portland Downtown/Convention Center
US$ 151 - US$ 309
Ranked #18 of 137 Hotels in Portland
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Luxury

Kimpton RiverPlace Hotel
4.5 of 5
Kimpton RiverPlace Hotel
US$ 275 - US$ 606
Ranked #1 of 137 Hotels in Portland
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Kimpton Hotel Vintage Portland
4.0 of 5
Kimpton Hotel Vintage Portland
US$ 265 - US$ 547
Ranked #2 of 137 Hotels in Portland
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Kimpton Hotel Monaco Portland
4.5 of 5
Kimpton Hotel Monaco Portland
US$ 274 - US$ 549
Ranked #3 of 137 Hotels in Portland
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