Portland City Guide

Portland City Guide

Portland forest park - Utrip Portland City Guide

Portland Travel Tips

  • Make use of their public transit. If you don’t have a car, the MAX is actually a great way to get from one side of the town to the other.
  • Embrace the weird. Portland locals are weird and they take pride in the fact. So don’t fear it, embrace it!
  • Go shopping! Portland is full of awesome shopping, from trendy boutiques, to big name stores. The best part, there’s no sales tax!
  • Definitely take advantage of Portland’s awesome beer culture. There are tons of breweries all throughout the city serving up craft beers made to perfection.

Portland Hawthorne bridge - Utrip Portland City Guide

Top 5 Portland Attractions

Classic Cuisine of Portland

  • Food trucks galore! Portland has tons of food trucks throughout the city but primarily in downtown and the Pearl District, with everything from gyros to sushi, pad thai to khao man gai, tacos to jerk chicken and everything else in between.
  • Local, sustainable, and organic cuisine. Portland takes pride in their commitment to locally grown and sustainable cuisine.

Portland Neighborhoods

  • Portland City Guide - UtripAlberta Arts District
  • Belmont
  • Central Eastside
  • Division/Clinton
  • Downtown
  • Hawthorne
  • Lloyd District
  • Mississippi/Williams
  • NW Portland/Nob Hill
  • Old Town Chinatown
  • Pearl District
  • Sellwood-Moreland

Wonderful Portland Parks

Breweries and Beer

Excellent Portland Coffee Shops