Portland, which came in fourth on the list, embraces its eclectic culture. A wall mural in the city urges residents to “Keep Portland Weird,” according to the article. The city is known for its embrace of a bicycle culture, as well as the residents’ enthusiasm for all things organic and 1970s-style clothing and mustaches, the travel site reported.
Not to be left out of contention among West Coast cities, the travel site listed San Francisco fifth on the list. The site noted the city for its particular type of strangeness, a blend of high tech and college-inspired culture, according to the article.
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