Portland, in the know?

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What's a "must see" in Portland and its environs?!

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Kate2008
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If you are in the city over the weekend, don't miss the Portland Saturday Market

Portland is a great city to just walk around, it's very eclectic. Besides it has pretty good public transport for a city of its size.

Enjoy.

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meljomur
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Aside from ME, Depends on your time and interest.

Walking along N.W. 23rd street has a lot of cool shops.

Powell Book's is a stop.

We now have a completely pointless sky tram, I hear the view is nice.

If your sticking around downtown, light rail is free to ride, gets you most places of interest.

Mt Hood 1 hour to the east

Multnomah Falls 35 minutes to the east.

Throw me an interest and I can get more specific

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Elbridge wrote: "We now have a completely pointless sky tram, I hear the view is nice."

poly replies:

Maybe the point is the view though I somehow doubt that.

What's the point of the Eiffel tower?. The view is very nice.

Retired Monk - "Ideology is a disease".

polycarp2
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Hey Kate, if you are reading this. Thank you. It's sad that some of our most clever posters are so scarce these days.

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