Portland, Oregon

Portland is one of the most exciting cities to travel to in the country, and with good reason— the city has some of the best art, music and food scenes around. Willamette Valley is a well-known producer of some amazing pinot noirs, with plenty of the vineyards offering tasting tours. And known for its progressive attitude, Portland is a city that makes you feel right at home. Any travel nurse would be perfectly happy here.

Food for Thought

  • Pok Pok – One of the best Thai restaurants in the city, this eclectic menu makes regulars out of all first timers. The menu is meant to be enjoyed family style, so you get the most out of your experience. Accompanied by an atmosphere that has a funky and unique vibe that fits Portland to a tee.
  • Tasty n Sons – Very true to the Portland experience, Tasty n Sons gives you all of the best parts of the city rolled into one establishment. It possesses a stylish vibe that contributes to a unique dining experience that keeps you wanting more. A tasty American menu is best paired with a delicious cocktail and they don’t disappoint—with a creative list that has something for every palate.

Must See

  • Willamette Valley – Any true lover of wine is sure to be familiar with Willamette Valley, but even if you’re new to the game, this is a great place to start. Make a reservation at the vineyard of your choice and enjoy the view and taste of this beautiful part of the country.
  • Portland Brewery Bike Tour – Explore the city in the best way possible, with beer. This tour is about 5 miles in length and makes several stops at many of Portland’s iconic breweries, so you can sample some of the city’s best suds.