2 Week Jackson Hole to Seattle Road Trip Itinerary

This 2 week Jackson Hole to Seattle Road Trip itinerary is PACKED with amazing places, amazing scenery, and amazing things to do. It’s mostly focused on natural areas and becoming one with nature–you won’t see many cities on this trip. But you will see some of the most beautiful places in the Northwest United States!… Continue reading 2 Week Jackson Hole to Seattle Road Trip Itinerary

2 Week Seattle to Denver Road Trip Itinerary

I did this 2 week Seattle to Denver road trip a few years ago. I started in Seattle, Washington, where I had been living for the previous 4 months, and ended in Denver, Colorado…well, actually, I ended in St. Louis. But I cut the road trip off at Denver because the last part was just… Continue reading 2 Week Seattle to Denver Road Trip Itinerary

Exploring the Evergreen State: 12 Places to Visit in Western Washington

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The great state of Washington is definitely my favorite of the 50 United States (thus far). Not only is it absolutely beautiful, but it holds a pretty special place in my heart. There are plenty of reasons to explore the Evergreen State, and lots of scenic places to visit in western Washington. The Pacific Northwest… Continue reading Exploring the Evergreen State: 12 Places to Visit in Western Washington

7 Awesome U.S. Cities That Deserve a Return Visit

Many people are of the “been there, done that” mindset when it comes to traveling. Once a place has been checked off the list, they never visit again. But some places are worth returning to. While I love exploring new places as much as any other traveler, I’m often inclined to revisit a place I’ve… Continue reading 7 Awesome U.S. Cities That Deserve a Return Visit

Seattle Travel Guide: What to Do in Seattle

(Updated October 2018) This is part 2 of a 2 part Seattle Travel Guide. Find out what to do in Seattle during your visit, from the top Seattle attractions to the less well know things to do in Seattle. … Seattle Travel Guide My first visit to Seattle was in the summer of 2014, when… Continue reading Seattle Travel Guide: What to Do in Seattle

Seattle Travel Guide: Where to Eat in Seattle (and drink!)

(Updated October 2018) This is part 1 of a 2 part Seattle Travel Guide. Get recommendations on where to eat in Seattle, where to find the best coffee in Seattle, and the best bars in Seattle. … Seattle Travel Guide My first visit to Seattle was in the summer of 2014, when I was living… Continue reading Seattle Travel Guide: Where to Eat in Seattle (and drink!)

Searching for Orcas in the San Juan Islands, Washington

(Originally posted in August 2014) I wanted to be a marine biologist when I was in elementary school. I don’t know what it was about marine mammals that seemed so interesting to me, but I wanted to know more about them. My “dream career” path changed within a few years, and I definitely did not… Continue reading Searching for Orcas in the San Juan Islands, Washington