Tag Archives: Washington

12 Stunning Scenic Drives in Washington State to Plan

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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 […]

21 Incredible Weekend Trips From Seattle to Explore

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Seattle is an amazing city to explore, but sometimes even a local like myself wants to get out of the city. The great part about the area’s location is how accessible numerous weekend trips from Seattle are. Whether you want to go a few hours away to the beach or head north to Canada, you’ll […]

How to Plan the Perfect Olympic Peninsula Road Trip

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With gorgeous rainforests, alpine highlands, and beautiful lakeshores, the Olympic Peninsula provides the perfect opportunity for a spectacular weekend vacation from Seattle. It’s famous for hiking, camping, and of course, for a legendary Olympic Peninsula road trip. I’ve visited the Olympic Peninsula about a dozen times over the years, and I always find myself craving […]

17 Reasons to Visit Seattle in the Summer

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Many people ask me what the best time to visit Seattle is and without any hesitation, I always say to come to Seattle in the summer. It’s sunny most days, in the 80s, and overall a gorgeous time of year to come. You can take full advantage of the outdoors, from the ocean to the lakes […]

10 Best Hikes in Olympic National Park You Need to Explore

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One of the most beautiful places in Washington is Olympic National Park, but up until the past few years, I had only visited it a few times. I always thought about making plans to go but would make an excuse that was too far away. That was until I started hiking there and discovered some […]