Category Archives: Pacific Northwest

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, […]

Enchant Seattle: Everything You Need to Know

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If you’ve been on social media at all in 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 Christmas […]

The Best Places for Surfing in Washington

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When people think of learning to surf, they often assume they’ll have to travel to California or Hawaii. While those places are great surf destinations, many overlook the great surfing opportunities in our own backyard. In fact, in many ways, surfing in Washington is easier than those stereotypical destinations because, while the state still has […]

22 Cheap and Free Things to Do in Tacoma

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When people visit the Seattle area, many of them head straight to downtown Seattle to check out the attractions. While it’s fun to explore the Space Needle and other popular tourist draws, Tacoma is a city that’s underrated in my opinion. Only about 30 miles south of Seattle, there are plenty of cheap and free […]

15 Hike and Brewery Combinations Around Seattle

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Seattle is an all-around amazing city, but it does two things particularly well – hikes and breweries. We have some of the most beautiful hikes around the state that end with stunning views of the mountains, lakes, and waterfalls around the Pacific Northwest. Washington also has some of the best breweries ever (I’m just slightly […]