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A Weekend on San Juan Island, Washington

Wild Orca Pod in the San Juan Islands

The San Juan Islands are an archipelago in Washington State in the Pacific Northwest of the USA. Spending a weekend on San Juan Island, one of the larger islands in the archipelago, is a popular choice for both locals of Washington State as well as visitors. As San Juan Island is one of the larger

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A Weekend in Portland, Oregon

Portland is Oregons largest city situated in the north of the State on the Willamette River. It has a famous slogan “Keep Portland Weird” and it is weird but in the best way! A weekend in Portland is the perfect city break, it has a lot to offer for visitors from craft beer and street

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Two Week Oregon Road Trip Itinerary

View of Mount Hood from the road in Oregon

Here is our ultimate two week road trip itinerary for Oregon in the Pacific Northwest of the United States. Our itinerary takes in the best Oregon has to offer from beaches to mountains with plenty of craft beer stops on route. The best known city in Oregon is Portland. Known for being a bit off-beat

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Exploring North Cascades National Park

The North Cascades National Park is located in Washington State, you may not have heard of this National Park but you will have heard of a major city nearby – Seattle. Whether you’re staying in Seattle or just passing through spending a couple of days exploring the North Cascades National Park is something you will

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Things to do for FREE on San Juan Island

Visiting San Juan Island is a popular break for locals and tourists alike. It’s close enough to Seattle that you can get there the same day but it will give you a totally difference experience to what you will get in the city. One drawback is that it can be a bit expensive to stay

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