Portland, Oregon’s largest city, sits on the Columbia and Willamette rivers, in the shadow of snow-capped Mount Hood. It’s known for its parks, bridges and bicycle paths, as well as for its eco-friendliness and its microbreweries and coffeehouses. Iconic Washington Park encompasses sites from the formal Japanese Garden to Oregon Zoo and its railway. The city hosts thriving art, theater and music scenes.

Portland Things To Know

    Places to see: Washington Park, Lan Su Chinese Garden, Forest Park, Portland Japanese Garden, Pearl District
    Main currency: $US Dollar
    Main language: English
    Tipping: Waitstaff, Bartenders, and Tour Guides 15% – 20%
    What to eat: Abelskiver, Brisket, Apizza, charcuterie, Reggie Deluxe, Shakshuka, and from 600+ Food carts
    What to drink:Spanish coffee, smoothie, Shakes, barrel-aged Negroni, and 70+ microbreweries.