Portland is one of the weirdest and most wonderful towns in the Pacific Northwest thanks to its delicious food, world-class people watching, ample art scene, acres of green space, and effortless natural beauty. This eclectic Oregon city just begs to be visited. If you're ready to experience the wonderful weirdness of Portland, book one of the many hotels in Portland to get your Oregon journey started.
Out and About in Portland
For unique accommodations, consider a stay at one of the many boutique hotels in Portland. When you're ready to get out and see the town, head to Powell's City of Books, which is one of the country's largest bookstores. Boasting three stories and one complete city block, Powell's is every book lover's dream. When you're finished cracking spines, head to the Lan Su Chinese Garden, a beautiful public area located in the center of Chinatown. In the afternoon, check out The Grotto, a popular local cathedral that offers ample botanical gardens and gorgeous architecture. In the evening, head down to one of the city's many microbreweries to enjoy a pint and some live music.
Eating and Drinking
Portland is a city that knows all about food and visitors will have no trouble searching for a bite. For breakfast, head to the Stepping Stone Cafe for a house-made Bloody Mary and a delicious omelette made from local eggs. For lunch grab some authentic Thai food at Thai Peacock Restaurant, located downtown, and then head across the river to Castagna on Hawthorne Boulevard for dinner. This classy local establishment offers foraged greens, molecular style, and show-stopping presentations. For a post-dinner cocktail, head north of the 84 to Hale Pele for a tiki-themed drink made with a healthy dose of Portland flair.
Travelocity can help you search for Portland hotel deals to assist you in your wonderfully weird vacation. With so many cheap hotels in Portland, your trip will exceed expectations while also staying under budget.