Visitors to Portland, Oregon have decided itís time to overlook the drizzle and dim that plagues the city nine months out of the year, so they can experience the uniqueness the city has to offer. From lush forests to fantastic eats, Portland is quickly becoming a must-go travel spot.
Portland has something for everyone. Not just a home for their famous micro-brews, wine tasters abound and head for the award winning wine country outside of the city. For those seeking adventure and the outdoors Portland boasts lush forests and water adventures on the Columbia Gorge, along with mountainous trails just minutes away. For the truly unique Portland experience, the festivals, one of a kind shops and markets are the place to be. Portlandís Saturday Market, shopping districts, eating a donut shaped like a voodoo doll and the Pedalpalooza Naked Ride (a festival that brings out hundreds of naked cyclists) are quintessential to the visitors itinerary. On your next vacation, donít dismiss the drizzle, and head over to the Rose City.