Portland travel tipsback
Portland, in the US state of Oregon is one of the best city to visit and with the Loast Coast Xplore self-drive tour through Oregon, Washington and California, we will bring you right here.
Here some Portland travel tips: we suggest you to rent a car or a motorcycle with our Xplore rental services and go discover all the things to do in Portland, if you want to feel the real atmosphere of a city that offers some several attractions.
Portland is the 28th biggest city of the United States: despite its modest dimension and population, the city has lot of unique features that deserved to be seen, starting from its cityscape with its several bridges. Since all the bridges that span the Willamette River downtown, Portland has been nicknamed "Bridgetown" for many decades.
Visitors usually love above all, the Portland Lan Su Chinese Garden, one of the most interesting treasure of the city. Visiting it does not mean just exploring a manicured botanical garden, it means living a singular experience based on a 2,000-year-old Chinese tradition. Art, architecture, design and nature are in perfect harmony and make you feel the same, getting in touch with your deepest feelings.
The best time of the year to visit Portland is with no doubt the time in which there are the various city’s festivals.
From May to June while the Portland Rose Festival taking place, Portland’s roads are very crowded because people love to assist to the Grand Floral Parade while floats made of flowers fill the streets.
Beer lovers can reunite themselves in Portland for the Oregon Brewers Festival, a four-day craft beer festival held first in 1988. Every year more than the 70 famous craft breweries meet in Portland to make them handcrafts beer notorious over the country.