City Guide for a Flaneur: Portland

City Guide for a Flaneur: Portland, Portland, Oregon (B)

Portland is a gem in the west, a familiar hipster haven with an affection for the outdoors. Artisanal crafts, coffee and cocktails enliven the quadrant city, all to the rhythm of the entrepreneurial flow which emboldens such creativity and ambition. Use the locally built app WorkFrom to join the remote working force of Portland where literally every café is ranked by WiFi, seating, outlets and grub. Even the laundry facilities in Portland are stylized and serve coffee.

The mood here is happy. It’s where intellectuals find themselves in sleeveless fleece zip ups trail running America’s largest urban forest. A floppy hat with low Frye boots will get you everywhere else you need to go — that and a rain coat. The trees light up in autumn in shades of red and piercing yellows. With numerous quaint residential streets each neighborhood has its own main drags with all the main stays you could hope to find yourself on a Sunday afternoon. The Willamette River divides the city west to east and Burnside Street divides it north and south. There are still so many locations left to explore, sip, or shop — but from our best due diligence, here’s your sauntering guide to Portland, Oregon. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: City Guide for a Flaneur: Portland
Guide Location: USA » Portland
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Dakota Arkin
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Alberta Arts District
  • Mississippi
  • Belmont & Hawthorne
  • Pearl District
  • Made Here PDX
  • Powell's City of Books
  • Forest Park
  • Digs Inside & Out
  • Red Sail
  • Boxer Ramen
  • Case Study
  • The Annex
  • Animal Traffic
  • Worn Path
  • The Meadow
  • Grand Marketplace
  • C-Bar
  • Hunt & Gather