Portland
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Rain or shine, day or night, you can always make the pilgrimage to Powell's Books. A visit to Powell's is more than a trip to a bookstore; it's a literary expedition. The actual need to buy a book is irrelevant. Powell's is a small city with food, drinks, and entertainment. Oh, and books—rows upon rows of books. The clientele is a cross section of PDX culture, from grandmas to hipsters, students to survivalists. Explore the color-coded rooms to your heart's content, and then try to find your way out…