Author Archives: Marissa

18 Exciting Things to Do in Seattle in the Summer (2023)

seattle waterfront

As a longtime local of Seattle who thrives on all the Seattle summer activities, I am frequently asked, “When is the best time to visit Seattle?” While there’s something to do in all the seasons, you absolutely can’t beat Seattle in the summer. Everyone’s generally in a great mood because it’s warm, the sun’s out […]

17 Amazing Things to Do on Bainbridge Island on a Day Trip

bainbridge island day trip

While many tourists and locals alike visit the Seattle waterfront and see Bainbridge Island from across the water, they may not know what the island holds. Taking a day trip to Bainbridge Island is a fun way to get out of the city and feel like you’re on a mini-vacation. From museums to boutique shops, […]

25 Unmissable Things to Do in Vancouver in the Summer (2023)

vancouver in the summer sunset

I love exploring the city of Vancouver, but there’s no matter time than the summertime. The days are long, and the weather is perfect in Vancouver in the summer, making it the perfect time to explore this beautiful city. The town comes alive with the season’s bright hues, highlighting the stunning natural scenery of the […]

19 Awesome Things to Do in Portland in the Summer (2023)

portland in the summer

The summer months in Portland bring out some of the best activities, but because there is so much to do and see, planning an agenda can be challenging. I know I always want to do it all – walk along the river, try the latest restaurants, and more. I’ve been to the city over a […]

The 5 Best White Sands National Park Hikes You Won’t Want to Miss

white sands national park hikes

When you’re looking. for a unique hiking experience, you’ll want to visit White Sands National Park in New Mexico. This stunningly beautiful park lets you experience the desert climate while hiking on sand dunes. If you’ve never done this before, you’ll want to put White Sands National Park hikes on your bucket list. I’ll be […]