Bainbridge Island, WA

Bainbridge Island is a city in Kitsap County, Washington, United States. It is a beautiful place full of nature, best for a weekend getaway from Seattle. The Seattle–Bainbridge ferry is a ferry route across Puget Sound between Seattle and Bainbridge Island, Washington. It’s just 35 minutes by ferry from Seattle. Bloedel Reserve is an inspiring…

Whidbey Island-Fort Casey State Park

One day trip from Mukilteo to Whidbey Island. Fort Casey State Park is located on Whidbey Island, in Island County, Washington state. Admiralty Inlet was considered so strategic to the defense of Puget Sound in the 1890s that three forts, Fort Casey on Whidbey Island, Fort Flagler on Marrowstone Island, and Fort Worden at Port…

Crystal Mountain in Summers

Crystal Mountain is Washington’s largest and highest ski area. It is equally beautiful in Summers. A Gondola ride($12/person) from Crystal Mountain Resort takes you to the top.The view is mesmerizing from the top. Having lunch at SummitHouse  is an amazing experience, especially if you sit in the patio, you have views on all sides. Face your fears! You…

Artist Point, Mount Baker

Artist Point is another 3 hour scenic drive from Bellevue. You get to go close to Mount Baker and Mt.Shuksan, so its a win-win! We spent the night at Artist Point for the Perseid Meteor shower which happened in Aug 2016. It is a historical event. Artist Point is an excellent place to watch meteor…

Olympic National Park

3 Day itinerary for Olympic national Park, Washington Tip 1: If you are driving from Seattle, it would be better to leave early as you may get stuck in traffic after 10 AM especially during the long weekends. Day 1 #Hurricane Ridge Hurricane Ridge is 17 miles drive from Port Angeles visitor center. On a bright…

Chuckanut Drive

On a Sunny weekend in June, we hopped out for a long drive on Chuckanut drive. It is one of the beautiful scenic drives in Washington state and is 19 miles long. Chuckanut Drive was the first scenic highway in Washington State and is carved out of the forest and Chuckanut sandstone cliffs. Every bend in…