Category Archives: Washington

15 Best Gifts & Souvenirs From Seattle to Check Out

pike place market

If you’re in town visiting Seattle, you’re probably focusing on everything to check off your itinerary to make sure you see it all. No matter how long you’re here, you’ll want to check out some of the souvenirs from Seattle to take home before you leave. While you can get a Seattle t-shirt anywhere, there […]

23 Amazing Things to Do on Vashon Island This Weekend

Vashon Island Robinson

When you want to get away from Seattle for a bit but not have to travel far, Vashon Island is a perfect choice. In only 30 minutes, you’ll be transported to a beautiful island waiting to be explored. From hiking to delicious restaurants, you’ll find plenty of things to do on Vashon Island during your […]

12 Stunning Scenic Drives in Washington State to Plan

scenic drives in Washington State bridge

There’s nothing more I love on the weekend than waking up and picking out one of many scenic drives in Washington to go on. You can find somewhere beautiful to go throughout the year as well as a variety of short and long trips. While I have a post on Seattle road trips to go […]

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

north cascades diablo lake

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 […]

One Day in Seattle – What to See and What to Skip

one day in seattle downtown

When people only have one day in Seattle, they often message me asking what are the “must-sees” during their trip. While I highly recommend spending more than a day in Seattle, I understand that people may be here on a layover, waiting for a cruise, or in the middle of a road trip to the […]