Description

Portland is located on a peninsula in Casco Bay on the Southern Maine coast approximately 100 miles (161 km) north of Boston, Massachusetts. It has more than 65,000 inhabitants making it the largest city in Maine. Portland is a small seaside city with a high concentration of shops, restaurants, museums, galleries, tours and many things to see and do. Many people commute to Portland to work, and the city's population significantly increases in the summertime.

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Portland, OR is a fun weekend trip from Seattle for families with small children. From the family-friendly activities (like OMSI, Oregon Zoo, and Children's Museum) to the amazing array of cultural foods, Portland is a fun place to explore. Plus, their streetcar is a big hit for toddlers who love trains!

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Cost of Living in Portland

Daily Budget:
USD

58 - 82

Weekly Budget:
USD

402 - 574
Item Description Estimated Price
Fast Food Meal
USD
7.00
Cheap Local Restaurant Meal
USD
13.00
Mid-range Restaurant Meal
USD
25.00
Coffee at a Cafe
USD
4.00
Beer at a Bar
USD
4.00
Bottle of Wine from a Market
USD
13.50
Ticket to a Movie
USD
11.50
Ticket on Public Transportation
USD
2.50
Taxi (1km)
USD
1.50

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Portland Weather: Average Temperature

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
51 57 62 69 75 82 83 76 65 52 46 47
38 41 44 50 55 59 60 55 49 40 36 36
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
11 14 17 20 24 28 28 25 18 11 8 8
3 5 7 10 13 15 16 13 9 4 2 2

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