Category Archives: Washington

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 […]

16 Fun Things to Do in La Conner, Washington (2024)

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Nestled in the cozy nook of Skagit Valley lies the quaint town of La Conner, Washington. Right by the shimmering Swinomish Channel, it isn’t just your regular waterfront hangout. Think vibrant tulip fields painting the horizon, artsy corners, a lot of small-town charm, and plenty of things to do in La Conner. Flashback to 2008: […]

15 Best Fall Hikes in Washington for Stunning Color (2024)

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Summer in Washington is by far my favorite season in the state, but something about that first chilly September morning excites me. That’s because I know that it’s time to explore all the best fall hikes in Washington, and while pumpkin-spiced everything is great, the real treat is hitting the trails during this time. Like […]