Category Archives: Washington

20 Epic Day Trips from Seattle You Need to Take in 2021

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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 […]

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

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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 […]

11 Fun Things to Do in Wenatchee This Weekend

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One of my favorite ways to spend a weekend is by exploring a new part of the Pacific Northwest. A quick vacation to go on is a weekend in Wenatchee, which is a town over the mountain pass that’s less than three hours east of Seattle. That means it also gets warmer there sooner in […]

How to Plan the Perfect Day Trip to Mount Rainier

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When you think of Seattle, you likely either think of the Space Needle or Mount Rainier. Towering over the state at 14,411 feet, this mountain is one of my favorite sites to see on a sunny day in Seattle. Even though you can see it from far away, it’s about 90 miles southeast of the […]

17 Fun Things to Do in Lake Chelan in 2021

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Lake Chelan is one of the most popular places to visit in Washington when the weather gets warm. The area even gets more tourism than any other county in the state. This is a great place to go on a Seattle weekend trip to wine taste, go hiking, and soak up the sun at the […]