Portland, United States

Portland, Oregon is located in the North Western United States, where the Willamette and Columbia Rivers meets. It is only a short drive away from the Pacific Ocean sprawling for its fertile valley and the Cascade Range. Portland is a nature lover Paradise because of rivers, lakes, mountains and greenery all around.

Things to do in Portland-

  • Visit the Portland Japanese Garden which has Landscaped Greenery 
  • Go to the Washington Park, A huge park of 400 acres with beautiful rose garden
  • Visit the International rose test garden
  • Oregon zoo has many endangered species
  • Get lost in the trails of forest park and enjoy the greenery all around.
  • Visit the Pittock mansion
  • Get amazed by the planetarium of Oregon Museum of science and industry
  • The Grotto shrine has a peaceful atmosphere and a beautiful garden.
  • Visit the Tom McCall Waterfront park
  • Pioneer courthouse square, nicknamed as Portland’s living room is a huge public square
  • Hoyt Arboretum is a tea Garden and also has hiking paths
  • Admire the art work at Portland art museum
  • St. Johns Bridge is an historical landmark of 1931
  • Visit the Oregon historical society Museum

What to eat –

Portland is one of the best food cities in US. Some of the must try of Portland are-

  • Abelskiver- Danish pancakes
  • Pok Pok –IKE’s fish sauce wings
  • Deviled Eggs
  • The Cheesus- grilled cheese grill
  • Brisket- Podnah’s Pit Barbecue
  • Korean Fried Chicken

In the middle of so much Natural beauty sits Portland, more than just a place to stop and smell the roses, this is a place to truly experience the laid back atmosphere.