Category Archives: United States

20 Christmas Activities in Seattle for a Festive Experience (2024)

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There’s nothing like the comfort of Seattle’s autumn leaves and a warm pumpkin spice latte, but the second I wash the last of the dishes on Thanksgiving night, it’s like a switch flips inside me—the Christmas season is officially here! From that moment on, all things fall get shelved for peppermint mochas and Christmas everything, […]

21 Best Things to Do in Capitol Hill, Seattle’s Most Colorful Neighborhood

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Capitol Hill is by far Seattle’s coolest neighborhood; there’s artwork everywhere you look, from vibrant murals to unique sculptures, adding a creative flair to every corner. While it may be known for its nightlife, it’s just not a place to party; there are plenty of things to do in Capitol Hill any time of the […]

16 Famous Foods in Seattle You Need to Try (From a Local)

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Seattle might not be flaunting any Michelin stars, but anyone who’s tasted the city’s bites knows it’s a food haven – Seattle’s basically sitting on a foodie gold mine. Through my many (and I mean many) food escapades here, I’ve watched this place go from “pretty good” to “I need more of that in my […]

17 Best Things to Do on Whidbey Island (2024)

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When you need a quick place to relax and get away from the city, look no further than Whidbey Island! This beautiful island is just a short and scenic ferry ride away from Mukilteo, yet it feels like a world away with its stunning scenery and peaceful atmosphere. There are so many things to do […]

17 Best Things to Do in Anacortes, Washington (2024)

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Nestled between Seattle and Canada, Anacortes is way more than just a pit stop on the way to the San Juan Islands. While it’s often called the gateway to the San Juan Islands, it’s completely worth a trip of its own. Fidalgo Island, which Anacortes calls home, is all about that laidback, small-town vibe, and […]