Kargi GoGo | Cole Saladino/Thrillist
By Alex Frane

A word of advice: arrive hungry. Portland has a well-earned rep as one of the greatest food cities in America. Care to challenge it? Click here for the full story...

SE 28th & SE Ankeny Pod | Cole Saladino/Thrillist
By Pete Cottell

Portland’s food trucks are actually “carts” which live in food courts that are actually “pods” -- look, just find one they’re incredible. Click here for the full story...

Drink me... | Cole Saladino/Thrillist
By Pete Cottell

Portland sees your city’s craft beer scene and raises you like 80,000. Welcome to Beervana. Click here for the full story...

International Rose Test Garden | Cole Saladino/Thrillist
By Alex Frane

Catch some live music. Go for a bike ride. Eat vegan food at a vampire-themed strip club. You know, normal stuff. Click here for the full story...

Tamanawas Falls | Anna Gorin/moment/getty images
By Pete Cottell

Don’t leave this city without, well, leaving the city. Hike to a waterfall, view some views, and breathe in that piney Pacific Northwest air. Click here for the full story...

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Mary's Club | Cole Saladino/Thrillist
By Kashann Kilson

Long before it became a Cool City, Portland was just as weird and just as wonderful but looked a little, uh, different. You can still visit and appreciate the remains of Old Portland, if you know where to look. Click here for the full story...