Places of Interest
Portland is the most populated city in the state of Oregon and is renowned for having some of the most scenic views in the world, including beautiful and historic reservoirs. It is home to Forest Park, America's largest wilderness park within city limits, and Mill Ends Park, the world's smallest park. Throughout the city, there are various Portland hotels and other accommodation options. Hotels in Portland range from the luxurious, such as Portland Harbor Hotel, to budget choices like the Portland Pensione.
Portland Quick Picks and Tips
The Oregon Convention Center is conveniently located in downtown Portland and is fully equipped to handle conventions of various sizes. Tickets are also available for various conventions and other large events.
There is a wide variety of restaurants available in Portland located near many Portland hotels. Try some delicious barbeque at Podnah's Pit Barbeque, or enjoy fine French delicacies at Cocotte Bar and Bistro. Both restaurants are located on Northeast Killingsworth near Portland hotels.
Major Point of Interest
Portland is known for its many beautiful attractions and there few things more beautiful than the Portland Japanese Garden in Washington Park. The gardens feature styles inspired by Shinto, Buddhist, and Taoist beliefs and techniques.
Portland is the place to go for a bit of tax-free shopping. Portland has all the main high style stores such as Macy's, as well as some good quality independent retailers such as Animal Traffic.
Portland's Trailblazers basketball team won the NBA championships in 2007. Purchase tickets to see a game at the Rose Garden Arena on North Center Court.