The Hawthorne Bridge in Portland in the evening

Portland Vacations: The Quirky Capital

“Keep Portland weird” is the city’s motto and Portland’s independent spirit is reflected by the outdoorsy types who enjoy its parks, and by the bookish types who browse Powell’s City of Books, the largest independent bookstore in the world. People-watch at the city’s food carts, relax at a cozy coffee shop, or rent a bike and explore the hip Pearl District. With Mount Hood as its backdrop, nature is never far away in Portland. Let your Liberty Travel consultant can match you with a Portland vacation package that’s just your style.

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Portland at a Glance

Currency: U.S. Dollar ($)

Tipping Customs: Tip anywhere between 20-25%

Power Up: A or B (two or three-prong) 110 V

Popular Drink: Craft beer and pinot noir

Must Eat: Try food truck cuisine

Language: English


Weather: Summer brings sunny and ideal temperatures that average in the 70s. Spring and fall can be temperamental, with rainy days, and temperatures ranging from the mid 50s to 70s. Winter temperatures are in the 40s with rain.

Best Time to Visit: Visit in the summer for the rose garden, farmer’s markets, and hiking; and visit in the winter if you want to ski nearby Mount Hood.

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Pink roses from Portland’s International Rose Test Garden

Top Things to Do in Portland

Grab a Map to Explore this Bookstore
Powell’s Bookstore is so large (it takes up a whole city block), you’ll need a map to explore it.

City of Gardens
From the Portland Japanese Garden to the International Rose Test Garden, be sure to stop and smell the flowers in Portland.

Find Your Favorite Food Truck
While the hip restaurants in the Pearl District have their draw (check out Voodoo Doughnut), the food trucks are where you’ll find some of the city’s world cuisine and innovative cooks.

Get in Touch with Nature
From the ski slopes of Mount Hood to the Columbia River Gorge, Portland is a city connected to the wilderness around it.

Check out a Museum
Rainy day in Portland? Take the family to the Portland Art Museum or to the Museum of Science and Industry.

A beaver, native to Portland Oregon

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