Book Description: Discover the spirit of PortlandFodor's choice ratings you can trust. Exceptional restaurants, hotels, and sights selected to help you make the best choices.Simple pleasures. Embrace the local scene as you sip a local microbrew, stroll through Washington Park, or dine on the freshest regional fare at great restaurants.Boundless activities. Find choices for every traveler, from bike rides to wine-tasting trips to driving the scenic Columbia River Highway.Local Experts Fodor's worldwide team of 700 writers reveal their favorite haunts to enrich your travel experience.Freshest Facts You won't find a more up-to-date guide to the region. Our writers seek out hot spots while verifying that current listings still meet our high standards.Travelers Like You Get candid advice from fellow travelers at Fodors.com, and read their “Word of Mouth” tips throughout this book.