Portland Travel GuideAbout Portland
Built on rose gardens and rivers, Portland earns its reputation as a friendly and affordable city. Exploring neighborhoods and savoring local flavors are two ways to enjoy Portland.When to Visit Portland
Located in the Pacific Northwest, Portland, Oregon, sees its fair share of rain, but can be visited year-round. The most popular time to visit is during the summer when schools are on break, the weather is dry, and outdoor festivals are common.
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