Located at the junction of the Columbia and Willamette Rivers in the American Pacific Northwest, Portland features spectacular natural scenery and rousing outdoor sports. Visitors on discount travel packages to Portland can enjoy walkabouts through historic Old Town and McCall Waterfront Park, Pioneer Courthouse Square and the popular Saturday Market. Book your travel package to Portland with Direct Flights today.
Thanks to its location at the junction of the Columbia and Willamette Rivers in the American Pacific Northwest, Portland features spectacular natural scenery and rousing outdoor sports. The city's wonderfully mild climate and rich soil creates ideal growing conditions, and this "City of Roses" offers lush plant life and numerous waterways, parks and gardens: the renowned International Rose Test Gardens, the peaceful Japanese Garden and the Classical Chinese Garden located near Portland's Chinatown are favourites with visitors on cheap holidays to Portland. A city with a liberal attitude toward life, Portland is also popular for its lively music scene, coffeehouses and brewpubs.
If you visit this beautiful city you can enjoy walkabouts through historic Old Town and McCall Waterfront Park, Pioneer Courthouse Square and the popular Saturday Market - the largest outdoor handicrafts market in the United States. Or you can head to the Sellwood and Westmoreland districts for antique shopping. When you're hungry, visit one of Portland's wealth of restaurants that feature outstanding Pacific Northwest and international cuisines. And Portland is the microbrewery capital of the world, so you won't go thirsty, either.
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Some of the highlights of your cheap holidays to Portland might include a visit to the International Rose Test Gardens, acclaimed terraced gardens that feature more than 8,000 hybrid roses and great views of the city; the meticulously manicured grounds of the Japanese Garden; the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, which includes a room that re-creates an earthquake; and the cultural festivals and events held in Pioneer Courthouse Square; and the Portland Art Museum with its collections of Northwest Coastal Indian art, Chinese artifacts, and classical and contemporary works. You might also want to take in the nearby Columbia River Gorge with more than 70 waterfalls, including one of the country's highest; the Pacific Ocean coastline about 70 miles to the west; and majestic Mount Hood about 50 miles to the east.
Portland's international airport is the largest in Oregon and direct flights to Portland arrive from major airports throughout the United States, Canada, Germany, Russia, Mexico, France, Spain, Italy, and the Netherlands. Getting there is easy and you'll have a great time while you're there. So treat yourself and explore the diverse wonders of this spectacular city, one of the most beautiful in the USA. Book discount travel to Portland through Direct Flights, your online travel specialist, today.