One could not forget Portland skyline art prints when looking for cityscape pictures. That vibrant city is one of the great examples of a modern designed urban centers.
Seat of Multnomah County, Portland is the largest city in the U.S in Oregon, United States.
It is settled in the Willamette Valley area of the Pacific Northwest, at the merging of rivers, Willamette and Columbia.
Its Combined Statistical Area (CSA) ranks 17th with a population of 3,022,178.
Within the Portland metropolitan region, inhabit roughly 60 percent of Oregon’s populate.
Fluvial Oregon starting colonization began to occupy the area near the end of the Oregon Trail in the 1830s. access contributed transportation convenience of commodities. Also, the logging industry played a major role in its early economy.
At the twist of the 20th century, the city had developed a reputation as one of the most dangerous port cities in the country, but, during World War II the city’s finance experienced an productivity boom and its fame began to improve.
From the verge of the 1960s until now , the city has acquired a prominence as a fortress of counterculture and Portland got famous for its increasing progressive political ethic.
The administration is well known for its urban planning and funding in people transportation.
Added to that, Its facilitated walking paths, cyclists great community, local food production and 10,000+ acres of public parks made Portland famous as one of the most conscious cities concerning ecology.
Portland is becoming notable for its music events, visual and performing arts, gastronomy, cultural vibrancy and, curiously, also for being the American Capital of Tango. Arríba, milongueros!