Enjoy Portland Shopping while Visiting Gorham

Over three million tourists a year come here to enjoy the friendly people, the lack of traffic jams, the overall laid back feeling and a little Portland shopping. The city of Portland has a lot to offer, and fortunately it's just a short drive from your Gorham inn. BBOnline recommends you take the time to visit some of the shops in Portland during your trip.
 
2 Note Botanical Perfumery
10 Moulton Street
Portland, ME
(207) 838-2815
www.2noteperfumery.com
 
Located on Moulton Street, the 2 Note Botanical Perfumery specializes in creating botanical perfumes. All of their products are handcrafted in small batches using organic products. If you are looking for just the right personal combination of pure essential oils in various fragrances, you're bound to find something you like here. Whether you need fragrances for the home or body, or are just looking to browse the shop, the 2 Note Botanical Perfumery is one store you can't miss on your Portland shopping adventure.
 
Mexicali Blues
9 & 10 Moulton Street
Portland, ME 04101
(207) 772-4080
www.mexicaliblues.com
 
You're in for a treat when shopping at Mexicali Blues. The shop is located on a cobblestone street which stretches to the ocean's edge, making it an ideal place to go for a stroll and browse the shops. Mexicali Blues features colorful clothing and handmade items. They also opened a sister store across the street that features jewelry and furniture.
 
Queen of Hats
560 Congress Street
Portland, ME 04101
(207) 772-2379
www.queenofhats.com
 
Queen of Hats, located on Congress Street, specializes in hats for men, women and children. They also carry scarves, gloves and hat boxes. The wide variety of merchandise makes the shop a good place to stop for gifts or souvenirs while you stay at a Gorham bed and breakfast
 
Rock Lobster
8 Exchange Street
Portland, ME 04101
(207) 775-9101
www.rocklobsterme.com
 
Your Portland shopping spree wouldn't be complete without picking up some novelty gifts to remember your trip. Rock Lobster is a touristy store that carries every kind of lobster gear you could imagine. Rock Lobster is a family-owned store that carries an extensive line of hot sauces, novelty clothes, the "Wine is Life" line of products and more products made in Maine. Their trademark image, a rock-n-roll lobster, is featured on countless products lining the store's walls and shelves. From t-shirts to key chains, it's easy to find the ideal souvenir when you visit Rock Lobster.

Asia West
219 Commerical Street
Portland, ME 04101
(888) 775-0066
www.asiawest.net

Asia West is a home and garden store that sells furniture, garden accessories, jewelry and home decor. They also have an architectural salvage portion of the store that carries windows, single carvings, entryways and doors that have been salvaged from other homes and restored in order to be sold and reused. It's a great place it find some one-of-a-kind accents for your home.

Casablanca Comics
151 Middle Street
Portland, ME 04101
(207) 780-1676
casablancacomics.com

Asia West
219 Commerical St
Portland, ME 04101
(888) 775-0066
http://www.asiawest.net/index.html

Casablanca Comics offers a wide selection of new comic books for the young and old alike. Children will adore exploring the store and browsing through the various comic books, while adults will feel like a kid again. In addition to comic books, the store specializes in manga, graphic novels and trading card games.