Some People Don’t Know That Portlanders Were The First To Do These 5 Things

Portlanders may lead the country in recycling, food culture, and keeping things weird, but these are 5 things that residents of our great city were actually the first in the world to create. While the list is not long, the mark on society is significant and lasting.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Do you know of any other Portland firsts? Feel free to share below!