What to do in Portland, Oregon
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Although I was in Portland only when I was young, I can say that it's a nice clean place with nice outdoor activities not too far away. Mt. Rainier is one of my favorites.
It is not very busy, but maybe that's why it is so attractive. It's calm andnot thenightlife is the best thing about it. There are a lot of parks and the Powell Bookstore is also great if you like being lost among bookshelves.
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But Portland is not only a city of flowers, it is also a great producer of sporting-goods and sportswear, fabricated-metals, and other products; there are many computer and semiconductor firms, shipbuilders, and manufacturers of furniture that develop their business here. As in almost every city, its past is very cared for and architectural preservation is a major preoccupation. The 1860s brick buildings with cast-iron columns and the 1890s ornate terra-cotta designs are a top priority as they give a specific grace to areas like Skidmore Old Town, Yamhill, and Glazed Terra-Cotta national historic districts. The older industrial buildings, in... Read more »
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Discovering Portland - Jul 15, 2008, by mohds2
Perhaps it is the climatic condition, or perhaps it is only a better day to be a bit off. A few of it have to act undoubtedly with the truth that I perform in psychological strength & these people mesmerize me instead of concerning me.... Read more »
Portland for visitors - Jul 15, 2008, by mohds2
Portland is biggest capital in entire Maine. Its population in the beginning identified as the town Machigonne. While first British arrangement union set up the town, they altered its nickname to Casco. The town experienced numerous name... Read more »
Check the Ikea shop in Portland - Jul 15, 2008, by mohds2
Ikea Portland Oregon is the most important store for house furniture in a region and numerous clients persist to gather to the shop daily and have their requirements for furnishings met. The liberal shop lies in the space of 280,000 square... Read more »
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