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PORTLAND CHRISTMAS SEIZURE

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Nothing says Portland Christmas louder than the Pioneer Square Christmas tree.

And it’s better to catch up on the view sooner than later. Once December 1 hits it feels like a race to the 25th to get everything in.

Make sure you have a big Portland Christmas by seeing the biggest tree all lit up.

If a Macy’s window is all you can take, the top picture works for a drive by seasons’ greeting.

Why not dare the fates, park the car, or get off the train, and walk around?

That makes a Portland Christmas season, or seizure.

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Downtown is lit up for your walk. It’s starting to feel a lot like Christmas, Portland Christmas.

That’s the real tree, not a window tree.

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Even the MAX feels festive. If it makes you feel like singing, go ahead.

Just don’t sing on the tracks.

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The nice thing about Portland Christmas is every street feels like a small town celebration.

Charles Dickens would approve.

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After a nice hike down memory lane for the holidays, remember Portland Christmas and dress warmly.

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Even the statues stay warm and dry in Portland.

If the idea of a holiday trip to the city creeps you out, start out with small steps.

Cruise Broadway for a few blocks before getting something to eat. Where to eat?

Nothing says Christmas on a late November Saturday night more than Persian House.

Why Persian House? It’s a taste treat to make you forget about the turkey for a few hours.

Make a sandwich when you get back home for a reminder.

 

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