Indie Guides Portland

Non-conforming, artsy, creative, alternative, hipster, hippie, eco-friendly: we can hardly think of what hasn’t been said about Portland’s particular take on American culture. If all eyes were on Seattle as the capital of grunge in the 90s, Portland took over a long time ago, setting the standard for alt-everything. Immerse yourself in its concert venues, bars, cozy clubs and iconic shops and discover our favorite alternative spots with Indie Guides Portland!

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The author

Hannah Brown is a writer in Portland. After moving to Portland to work in an architecture firm, Hannah started to spend her hours outside the office exploring the city by bike and trying any brunch restaurant she could find. She likes tandem bikes, desert plants, art deco architecture, Thai food, and wigs.