Category Archives: United States

How to Plan the Perfect Olympic Peninsula Road Trip

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With gorgeous rainforests, alpine highlands, and beautiful lakeshores, the Olympic Peninsula provides the perfect opportunity for a spectacular weekend vacation from Seattle. It’s famous for hiking, camping, and of course, for a legendary Olympic Peninsula road trip. I’ve visited the Olympic Peninsula about a dozen times over the years, and I always find myself craving […]

How to Plan the Ultimate Seattle to San Diego Road Trip

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The west coast of the United States is one of the most scenic places in the country. From the mountains of Washington to the sandy beaches of California, there’s so much to put on a west coast road trip itinerary. That’s why you’ll love taking a Seattle to San Diego road trip at least once […]

17 Reasons to Visit Seattle in the Summer

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Many people ask me what the best time to visit Seattle is and without any hesitation, I always say to come to Seattle in the summer. It’s sunny most days, in the 80s, and overall a gorgeous time of year to come. You can take full advantage of the outdoors, from the ocean to the lakes […]

10 Best Hikes in Olympic National Park You Need to Explore

best hikes in olympic national park

One of the most beautiful places in Washington is Olympic National Park, but up until the past few years, I had only visited it a few times. I always thought about making plans to go but would make an excuse that was too far away. That was until I started hiking there and discovered some […]

10 Best Hikes in North Cascades National Park to Explore

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While Washington is full of places to hike, there are few places that are as stunning as the North Cascades. You’ll find towering mountains and gorgeous lakes everywhere you look, so many locals plans at least a few trips out here during the year. To save you time with planning, I’ve created a list of […]