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  • Lloyd District

    Lloyd District stands as the most urbanized nabe east of the Willamette River. Sports enthusiasts can experience an NBA game courtside or lace up ice-skates at the mall while those clamoring to jam out to their favorite band can head to the Memorial Coliseum. Once a refuge for those who …

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  • Downtown

    Those looking for a true urban experience in Oregon should look no further than Downtown Portland. It has the high-rises and office buildings that people usually associate with a downtown area, but never feels like a concrete jungle. There is a lot to see and do – fortunately, getting around …

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  • Cully

    Across the river from Downtown Portland, Cully is a suburban feeling nabe whose paved streets and flat sidewalks welcome drivers, bikers, and walkers equally. This community-conscious nabe sponsors its own public gardens, chain retailer conveniences, and a well-marked cycle track for eco-friendly residents looking to get their sweat on. Comprised …

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  • Callowhill

    Once an industrial mecca for large scale manufacturing, Callowhill’s now characterized by old warehouses from another time. Never fear, though—wherever there are warehouses, there are stunning, spacious lofts just waiting to be born. In fact, so many have popped up already that the nabe’s earning a nickname as the Loft …

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  • Fishtown

    Once the center of a booming fishing industry (how’d you guess?), Fishtown is now known for its industrial vibe, Irish pubs, and steady rise in popularity. Covered in tightly packed row homes and a few modern lofts, Fishtown totes a trendy-grunge vibe that welcomes in all sorts of folks. While …

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  • Mid Cambridge

    As its names suggests, Mid Cambridge is in the heart of Cambridge proper, surrounded by such hotspots as Harvard and Iman Squares. It is a densely populated, residential area with single family homes, brownstones, and apartment buildings of all sizes. Mid Cambridge is a leafy green nabe despite its high …

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  • Wonders in the World of Nature

    Nature is a miraculous creation that accommodates some unusual and wondrous sights occurring in the framework of the whole universe.
    This is a mysterious creature found living in the flowing glacier in Hokkaido, Japan. This creature survives at the temperature of minus two. It is a type of plankton. It …

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  • LoDo

    Welcome to bright lights and the big city! LoDo is the buzz and you’re at the center of it all in this Denver nabe. From ballparks to ballrooms, the hustle and bustle of the daylight hours gives way to party central when the sun goes down. Residents of LoDo know …

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  • City Park West

    With the winning combination of Uptown on its western border and City Park on its eastern side, City Park West has all the attributes of a busy urban nabe with the peacefulness of the park just minutes away. Home to hopping happy hours, trendy urban style lofts, and historic Denver …

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  • City Park

    Home to the Denver Zoo and Museum of Nature and Science, City Park sure packs a lot between its tree-lined borders. Looking for weekend activity? This urban park has got you covered: take a paddle boat out onto Ferril Lake or enjoy an afternoon concert in the warm summer air—whatever …

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