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Frommer's Portland Day by Day [With Map] (Frommer's Day by Day: Portland (OR))

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Map your own adventure. Portland Day by Day is the perfect answer for travelers who want to know the best places to visit and the best way to see the Rose City, so-called for its many rose gardens including the International Rose Test Gardens.

Packed with color photos, this bestselling guide offers dozens of itineraries that show you how to see the best of "Stumptown" in a short time--with bulleted maps that lead the way from sight to sight. Featuring a full range of thematic and neighborhood tours, plus dining, lodging, shopping, nightlife, and practical visitor info, Portland Day by Day is the only guide that helps travelers organize their time to get the most out of a trip. Inside this book you'll find:

  • Full color throughout with hundreds of photos and dozens of maps
  • Sample one- to three-day itineraries that include Portland with Kids, Rainy Day Portland,
  • Offbeat Portland, and more
  • Includes side trips to the Willamette Valley (Portland wine country), Mount Hood, the Columbia River Gorge, the Hood River, and the Oregon Coast
  • Star ratings for all hotels, restaurants, and attractions clue readers in on great finds and values
  • Tear-resistant foldout map in a handy, reclosable plastic wallet
  • Foldout front cover, with at-a-glance maps and quick-reference info

Synopsis:

20 Self-guided Tours. 33 Maps. One Great Trip.

At last, a travel guide that tells you how to see the best of everything—in the smartest, most time-efficient way.

  • The best of Portland in one, two, or three days

  • Thematic tours for every interest, schedule, and taste

  • Walking tours of the city's best-loved neighborhoods

  • Hundreds of evocative photos

  • Bulleted maps that show you how to get from place to place

  • Hotels, restaurants, shopping, and nightlife for all budgets

  • A tear-resistant foldout map—enclosed in a handy plastic wallet you can also use for tickets and souvenirs

Find news, deals, apps, expert advice,and travel forums at Frommers.com

Synopsis:

Frommer's Day by Day GuidesPocket sizeMore than 1 million copies soldFull-color package at an affordable priceIncludes pull-out map

About the Author

Julian Smith (www.juliansmith.com) writes about travel, science, and just about anything else for many national publications. He’s the author of guidebooks to El Salvador, Ecuador, Virginia, and the Southwest, as well as Crossing the Heart of Africa, about following the trail of a love-struck British explorer from South Africa to Sudan. Having traveled the world and lived all around the country, he finally picked Portland to settle down with his family.

Table of Contents

16 Favorite Moments 1

1 The Best Full-Day Tours 7

The Best in One Day 8

The Best in Two Days 14

The Best in Three Days 20

2 The Best Special-Interest Tours 25

Portland with Kids 26

Offbeat Portland 32

Rainy Day Portland 38

3 The Best Neighborhood Tours 43

Downtown Portland 44

The Pearl District 48

Northwest Portland 54

Northeast Alberta Street 58

Hawthorne & Belmont 62

Inner Southeast 66

Sellwood 70

4 The Best Shopping 73

Shopping Best Bets 74

Portland Shopping A to Z 77

5 The Best of Portland Outdoors 85

Forest Park 86

Washington Park 88

Portland by Bike 92

6 The Best Dining 95

Dining Best Bets 96

Dining A to Z 100

7 The Best Nightlife 111

Nightlife Best Bets 114

Portland Nightlife A to Z 115

8 The Best Arts & Entertainment 121

Arts & Entertainment Best Bets 124

Arts & Entertainment A to Z 125

9 The Best Hotels 131

Hotel Best Bets 134

Hotels A to Z 135

10 The Best Side Trips 139

Mount Hood 140

Columbia River Gorge 142

Willamette Valley 148

Oregon Coast 152

The Savvy Traveler 159

Before You Go 160

Getting There 163

Getting Around 164

Fast Facts 167

Portland: A Brief History 171

Index 174

Product Details

ISBN:
9781118066317
Publisher:
Frommers
Subject:
United States / West / Pacific (AK, CA, HI, NV, OR, WA)
Author:
Smith, Julian
Subject:
Travel: United States / Northwest
Subject:
Travel-US Western States
Copyright:
Series:
Frommer's Day by Day - Pocket
Series Volume:
199
Publication Date:
20120424
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Pages:
180
Dimensions:
192 x 104.1 x 10.2 mm 8 oz

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Frommer's Portland Day by Day [With Map] (Frommer's Day by Day: Portland (OR))
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Product details 180 pages Frommer's - English 9781118066317 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , 20 Self-guided Tours. 33 Maps. One Great Trip.

At last, a travel guide that tells you how to see the best of everything—in the smartest, most time-efficient way.

  • The best of Portland in one, two, or three days

  • Thematic tours for every interest, schedule, and taste

  • Walking tours of the city's best-loved neighborhoods

  • Hundreds of evocative photos

  • Bulleted maps that show you how to get from place to place

  • Hotels, restaurants, shopping, and nightlife for all budgets

  • A tear-resistant foldout map—enclosed in a handy plastic wallet you can also use for tickets and souvenirs

Find news, deals, apps, expert advice,and travel forums at Frommers.com

"Synopsis" by , Frommer's Day by Day GuidesPocket sizeMore than 1 million copies soldFull-color package at an affordable priceIncludes pull-out map
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