Category Archives: Washington

20 Epic Day Trips from Seattle You Need to Take in 2022

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The Space Needle, Pike Place Market, and the Museum of Pop Culture are some of the most popular tourist destinations in Seattle. However, you can visit many other beautiful places outside of Seattle. Taking a day trip from Seattle lets you see just a small part of what else the state has to offer. I’ve lived […]

The 12 Best Fall Hikes in Washington for Stunning Color

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We all love summer around here, but I’m always excited when that first cool September day hits and reminds me that fall is on the way. In addition to all the pumpkin-related things that start popping up, it’s also time for better hiking weather. That’s why I made a list of the best fall hikes […]

Hiking Naches Peak Loop Trail: Everything You Need to Know

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One of the most beautiful hikes at Mount Rainier National Park is Naches Peak Loop. At just over three miles roundtrip, this is an easy hike suitable for most people. I saw people on social media doing this year after year, so I finally decided to commit to hiking Naches Peak Loop trail this year. […]

7 Best Oktoberfests in Washington State to Attend in 2022

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Oktoberfest is the world’s largest beer festival, and it originated in Germany but has spread to all parts of the world. It’s a great way to welcome fall, as it’s generally still decent weather for Oktoberfests in Washington so you can be outside while you sample beer, listen to music, and more. While my goal […]

The Best Things to Do in Seattle in the Fall (2022)

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Ask most locals what their favorite time of year is, and they’ll likely say fall. Seattle in the fall is a beautiful time to be in the area for many reasons. The weather is still somewhat warm, and plenty of sunny days are left. While I love the summer days, fall in Seattle is ideal […]