Portland for Penny-pinchersFeatured Guide
I've recently returned to my hometown of Portland after many years working as a travel writer and guidebook author in India. The transition from rupees to dollars wasn't an easy one for me, but fortunately for me, Portland is a relatively
Many of Portland's top attractions are free. The public transport is affordable and efficient, and most of the city is relatively easy to navigate by bike or on foot. There are lots of cheap food carts, and you can get a frothy glass of local microwbrew for a few dollars. Portland also has a good selection of accommodation options, including plenty of budget choices. Best of all, there's no sales tax. Here are a few suggestions for those who want to visit Portland on a tight budget.