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MadSuh's pictureby MadSuh review
added on 15th of December, 2008

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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Portland History

Portland, OR, United StatesIn the first decade of the 20th century, the population again doubled. The first part of the century was a time of violence and riots. The West Coast waterfront strike and the organized crime networks in the ‘40s were important challenges for the city administration. During the 80s and 90’s, Portland underwent a series of infrastructural improvements, following the Central City Plan drawn in 1987. Portland’s economy took a new ascending path at the end of the century, as the new IT and design companies attracted a lot of young artists. It is estimated that 10000 artists live and work in Portland in the present. In 2000, just... Read more »

 
 
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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 »

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 »

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 »

 
 

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