April 01, 2020
PORTLAND, Ore. – April 1, 2020 – In a time when all industries are affected by the rapid spread of COVID-19 in our country, the travel and tourism industry has been hit particularly hard by global reductions in travel, hotel closures and the cancellation or postponement of meetings and conventions...
March 30, 2020
The impact of COVID-19 includes millions of canceled travel plans. Don't let that stop you from exploring the City of Roses, virtually that is. Portland is primed with a growing list of virtual entryways into the city and its culture.
February 25, 2020
PORTLAND, Ore. – February 25, 2020 – The state of Portland’s tourism industry is solid, with steady gains made across all major measurements followed by industry and municipal leaders...
February 21, 2020
Portland has long cemented its reputation as one of the country’s best food cities and a sort of holy grail destination for those looking to eat well—and often. With this knowledge, it’s important to take a more in-depth look at the culinary pioneers who have paved the way for the long roster of the city’s current outstanding restaurants.
February 20, 2020
As skateboarding railslides between taboo and mainstream—even in a city like Portland—one group often gets omitted from the narrative of the sport’s ever-growing popularity: Women skateboarders.
February 12, 2020
PORTLAND, Ore. – Feb. 12, 2020 – It’s the time of year Portlanders look forward to most each winter: an accessible, month-long celebration of the city’s best chefs and restaurants. Portland Dining Month, Travel Portland’s beloved initiative for more than 10 years, returns this March ...
January 30, 2020
It’s no secret that there is an abundance of coffee options in Portland. Portland paved the way for craft coffee roasting, and continues to be a leader in the scene with an ever-growing roster of standout roasters. Stumptown Coffee Roasters led the ...
January 29, 2020
Portland's pitmasters, and their fans, take barbecue seriously. With strict adherence to Texas-style rules, combined with Portland’s typical boundary-pushing creativity, the Rose City has quickly become the barbecue capital of the West.
October 29, 2019
The couplet of Northwest 21st and 23rd Avenues has long been a Portland destination for its chic boutiques and proximity to Forest Park’s trails and Washington Park’s attractions. But an impressive array of restaurants has opened in the past year, ...
October 29, 2019
Not that long ago, the east end of the Burnside Bridge was just, well, that — the east end of the Burnside Bridge. Now, thanks to a profusion of new, architecturally distinct, multi-use high-rises it’s one of the hottest neighborhoods in the city. ...