Top 10 Picks Of Portland
 Explore Portland history at Pittock Mansion
Built in 1914 for one of Oregon’s influential families, Pittock Mansion is filled with rich history and remarkable stories.
 Take a bite at Voodoo Donuts
If there was ever a business that captured the kooky essence of Portland, it’s Voodoo. The sweet-fingered magicians concoct what might best be described as avant-garde doughnuts. Also, if you want to get married (legally or not), Voodoo is more than happy to provide that service.
 Check out The Portland Saturday Market
This is an outdoor arts and crafts market and it’s the largest continuously operated outdoor market in the United States. It is held every Saturday and Sunday from the beginning of March through December 24.
 Browse the aisles of Powell’s City of Books
It’s the largest independent chain of bookstores in the world, and when you visit the aptly named flagship shop, Powell’s City of Books, you’ll need a map to find your way around (the store actually provides one).
 Shop at the Brewery Blocks
The Brewery Blocks, located at the former site of the Blitz-Weinhard Brewery, is a five-block shopping and professional district in Portland’s vibrant, post-industrial neighborhood known as the Pearl District.
 Wine tasting at Willamette Valley Wineries
Home to more than 500 wineries, the Willamette Valley is known for its world class Pinot Noir. Plan a visit to experience these exciting wines!
 Take in the scenery at Columbia River Gorge
Just a short drive from Portland, you’ll find the amazing view from Crown Point, where you can see the mighty Columbia nestled in the Gorge unfurl before your very eyes. When you see it for yourself, you’ll understand why it’s one of the Seven Wonders of Oregon.
 Visit OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry)
OMSI is 219,000 square feet of brain-powered fun. Five enormous halls bring science to life with hundreds of interactive exhibits and displays. You can experience an earthquake, take part in live lab demonstrations, see a movie in The Empirical, their four-story giant screen theater, explore the universe in a world-class planetarium and even tour a real submarine.
 Stroll in the Portland Japanese Garden
Considered the most authentic Japanese Garden outside of Japan, the Portland Japanese Garden is a haven of tranquil beauty in all four seasons.
 Visit the International Rose Test Garden
Nearly a century ago, a farsighted citizen convinced the local government to set up a rose test garden during World War I to preserve the species of European roses that might be decimated by the bombings. If you visit from April through October you can walk among 7,000 luscious rose bushes.