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Best Spots for Storm Watching in Washington State

In an article in NWtripplanner.com, writer Lauren Braden describes her top three picks for storm-watching in Washington State. She suggests storm season will not disappoint along the coast from November through March. 1. Chito Beach Resort chitobeach.com | (360) 963-2581 | chitobeach@gmail.com 7639 Hwy 112 in Sekiu, WA (MAP) Chito Beach sits on a basalt outcrop between Clallum […]

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Santa Runs Tacoma Dec.13, 2014

Santa Runs Tacoma Dec.13, 2014 It’s time for the 6th Annual Santa Runs Tacoma half-marathon, 10K, 5K and Kids Marathon on Sat., Dec. 13, starting at 9 a.m. This year the race starts at A Street and 10th, winds through a brand new race course that includes the Murray Morgan Bridge and finishes at the […]

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Bellevue Magic Season Begins November 28

Stroll, Skate and Celebrate in Downtown Bellevue! Bellevue, Wash. isn’t just Seattle’s biggest “burb.” It’s a destination unto itself! The Bellevue Magic Season rings in November 28 for a six-week run of festive holiday events through January 11, 2015.   Magic Season Ice Arena presented by Bank of America and Alaska Airlines Visa Signature® card November 28– January 11 […]

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Annette Lake Offers Great Year Round Hiking

By Leslee Jaquette My friend Shannon and I recently spent a delightful four-plus hours hiking the seven-mile round-trip trail to Annette Lake in the I-90 Corridor. Exiting at milepost 47, it’s only a couple of quick turns off the freeway and you are parked in the lot and ready to rock. Across the highway, the […]

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Amtrak Offers Northwest Travelers Reliable Options

I have friends in Bellevue, Wash., who travel every Thanksgiving to visit relatives in Klamath Fall, Oregon. Yep, it’s a long drive and the weather can be notoriously lousy in late November. The days are short, gloomy and dark! As a consequence of too many horror stories driving the distance, these friends started booking travel […]