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From The Pearl District's thriving arts scene to the natural wonders of the Columbia River Gorge, Portland offers diverse opportunities for fun and adventure. Whether you prefer live theater or professional basketball, a tranquil garden tour or a wild mountain bike trek, a cozy B&B or a stunningly modern hotel and spa complex, let this authoritative guide lead you through the always hospitable City of Roses.
Inside you'll find:
" countless details on how to live and thrive in the area, from the best shopping to the lowdown on real estate
" comprehensive listings of restaurants, lodging, and recreational opportunities
" the inside scoop on such popular attractions such as the International Rose Test Garden, the Oregon Zoo, and Pioneer Place
" sections dedicated to children, retirement, and more
Whether you're planning a vacation, already living in the area, or looking to relocate, Insiders' Guide to Portland, Oregon will show you everything you need to know.
Insiders' Guide to Portland, Oregon
offers travelers, newcomers, and locals the most comprehensive information on what¿s happening in the area. Use this guide to uncover the real City of Roses including the best bistros, brewpubs, nightspots, museums, and attractions. Discover the thriving arts scene of the Pearl District and the natural wonder of the scenic Columbia Gorge as well as limitless opportunities for fun and adventure.
About the Author
is a writer and editor who lives in Portland, Oregon, and has written about the city for many publications, including Willamette Week
Dave Johnson is a native Oregonian who has been a freelance writer for the past 30 years. He lives in Portland.