Author Archives: Marissa

How to Spend a Cozy Weekend in Long Beach, Washington

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One of my favorite places to visit on the West Coast is Long Beach, Washington. You probably have heard of California’s Long Beach, but our state has the better one in my opinion. This area has always been a popular place to visit during the summer for families. Located in the very southwest corner of Washington, […]

Top 10 Things to Do in the Willamette Valley in 2022

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The Willamette Valley is full of diverse and exciting things to do, which is why I keep visiting year after year. If you’re starting to plan your vacations for next year, consider Willamette Valley. Here are the top 10 things to do in the Willamette Valley in 2021. What to Do in Willamette Valley in […]

Warsaw in Winter: 15 Fun Things to Do While Staying Warm

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Warsaw in winter can be magical. There is snow, lots of lights, and the feeling that Santa could be riding his reindeer down the next corner. People begin preparing for Christmas festivities and the smell of baking and cooking fills the air, moved on by the sound of carolers singing Christmas hymns. There are lots […]

Enchant Seattle: Everything You Need to Know

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If you’ve been on social media at all in the recent weeks, it’s likely that you know someone who’s been to Enchant Seattle. This Seattle holiday event is in its second year and is drawing tons of people to it once again. This guide will tell you everything you need to know about visiting Enchant […]

8 Family-Friendly Activities in Willamette Valley

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Looking for a weekend getaway where you can bring your kids? There are tons of family-friendly activities in Willamette Valley! No matter what age your children are, you’ll find something to do that everyone will love. Where to Stay in the Willamette Valley There are plenty of places throughout Willamette Valley, but here are some […]