"Welcome to Portland" Top 5 Page for this destination Portland by TempNomad
Portland Travel Guide: 334 reviews and 577 photos
Portland, Maine is a lovely town. It has walkable streets, lots of book shops, museums, lighthouses, ocean views, great restaurants, and art galleries. There is a lot of development going on, so other people must be discovering (re-discovering?) Portland as well!
Portland also have a First Friday Art Walk...it's free, and takes place on the first Friday of every month in downtown Portland. Check out www.firstfridayartwalk.com for more information.
Portland has quite a bit of history. This is taken from Fort Williams Park...there is a museum and the park has some information about life at the Fort for the people who lived there while on-duty.
A statue to Longfellow (notice the bookstore in the background!) graces this square. There is the Longfellow house in Portland, and lots of used and new bookstores.
- Pros:Lots of art in many different forms
- Cons:Chilly when you least expect it!
- In a nutshell:A great visit full of surprises.
There were lines at Friendly's and IHOP, so we just wanted to stop and get a quick breakfast, we stopped at Tim Horton's... more travel advice
We had a very pleasant stay. They were doing some construction at the hotel, so we got a great deal. Than, because our... more travel advice
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