Portland ME is known as the commerce capitol of Maine with business and industry of all shapes and sizes. Portland Maine matches big business with beauty, as seascapes and cityscapes provide an irreplaceable charm and unforgettable setting.
Situated on the rocky coast of Casco Bay, Portland Maine is home to many waterfront estates, wharf businesses and attractions. Portland Maine has a variety of housing options from quiet neighborhood homes to oceanfront properties and downtown condominiums.
Portland Maine Offers Easy Access
As Maine’s largest city, Portland offers access to travel via air, land and sea. The Casco Bay Lines Ferry service is just one of many ways to get back and forth from Casco Bay’s numerous and distinct islands. Portland’s downtown, referred to as the “Old Port,” is a unique dichotomy of style with the historic cobblestone and architecture, blending seamlessly with progressive business and urban life. This spirited city was ranked as one of the “Most Livable Cities in the USA” by Forbes.com. Portland Maine is also a green city, going to great lengths to encourage its people and businesses to protect its marine and urban environments.
For those looking for America’s favorite past time, Portland has that too. Home to the Portland Sea Dogs, Portland’s Hadlock Field is a summertime tradition. After the game, there are over 200 restaurants and pubs to choose from for a bite to eat. These restaurants range from fine gourmet dining in the city, to down-home diners on the Portland waterfront.
Portland Maine Art and Education
Portland Maine takes beauty seriously with its Arts District and numerous artistic events going on year round. The Portland Museum of Art is the epicenter for art and culture in the region. Portland provides educational opportunities for both private and public K-12 education as well undergraduates, graduate and continuing studies students. Deering High School is Portland’s public high school and Catherine McCauley and Cheverus are among the private education options.
The public middle school options include the King, Lincoln, and Lyman Moore Middle Schools. Portland has nearly a dozen elementary schools to choose from including the Cliff Island School, the Longfellow School and the Hall Elementary School. Portland Maine is also home to two major Universities: The Maine College of Art as well as The University of Southern Maine.
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