Category Archives: United States

33 Free and Cheap Things to Do in Seattle on a Budget

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While I absolutely love living in Seattle, I’ll be the first one to admit that it’s not cheap ($8 lattes, anyone?). However, there are still many ways to explore Seattle on a budget while enjoying the best of the city. You don’t have to go to the newest restaurant or get a tour of the […]

7 Incredible Stops on a Seattle to Glacier National Park Road Trip

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One of the many things I look forward to about Seattle in the summer is the freedom to go on road trips without having to worry about snow in the mountain passes. Over the years, I’ve made it a point to spend more time in Montana, and every time I go there, I’m in awe […]

How to Plan the Perfect Day Trip to Mount Rainier in 2024

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Known as “The Mountain” to many locals, Mount Rainier has become the unofficial state logo. Towering over the state at 14,411 feet, this stunning mountain is one of my favorite sites to see on a sunny day in Seattle. Even though you can see it from most places in Seattle, it’s about 90 miles southeast […]

13 Amazing Mt. Rainier Cabins You’ll Love to Stay At

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Of all the parks in the United States, Mount Rainier National Park is the one I frequent the most. You’ll find me there basically any time of the year – snowshoeing in the winter, going on wildflower hikes in late summer, and looking for fall foliage in the fall season. While I sometimes do day […]

20 Fun Day Trips From Portland You Need to Take in 2024

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Known best for its craft beer, good coffee, and incredible outdoor beauty, Portland is a fun city that I love exploring. However, you’ll be just as surprised to find out that the surrounding area of Oregon is as beautiful. Just a car ride away, you can indulge yourself in some of the best day trips […]