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    Things to do in Mount Rainier National Park

    Welcome to this post about the best things to do in Mount Rainier National Park. This place was pretty much the icing on the cake for me during my visit to the American Pacific Northwest. I had beautiful weather, made beautiful hikes and had a nice camping spot. It’s the kind of place where as a nature lover you can easily spend a week without getting bored. After leaving Olympic National Park behind, I traveled on to Mount Rainier National Park. In retrospect I should have stayed there longer, but I didn’t know that then. Or as John Muir says:     A short impression Before you continue reading, check…

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    The perfect 14-day Pacific Northwest road trip itinerary

    Last summer I made a fantastic road trip through the American Pacific Northwest. The Pacific Northwest does not have any official boundaries, but from what I’ve been told the American part includes Washington and Oregon and the Canadian part covers pieces of British Columbia. Since I had already been to the Canadian part twice before, I decided that during this Pacific Northwest road trip I’d only visit Oregon and Washington, a long time dream of mine come true. In this blog you will find my two-week Pacific Northwest itinerary, combining bustling cities with scenic nature. Enjoy this post with a long Oregon and Washington road trip itinerary.   Also read:…

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    Olympic National Park: things to do and travel tips!

    Olympic National Park things to do and travel tips When I think back about my visit to the Olympic National Park in Washington, a smile always appears on my face. Together with Crater Lake National Park this was one of the highlights during my Pacific Northwest roadtrip that I made in the summer.   Olympic National Park was stuck in my mind for years because in the past I noticed this area from a distance. The Olympic Peninsula in the extreme northwest of America and is located opposite Vancouver Island in Canada. I regularly made a whale watching excursion from Victoria and during this excursion you will sail through the…

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    7 Awesome things to do in the Pacific Northwest

    7 Awesome things to do in the Pacific Northwest It has been more than a year ago already since I traveled since the US for the last time. It was a very special trip as I went on a two week road trip in Washington State and Oregon, also known as the American Pacific Northwest. I drove from one national park to the next and was very surprised about all the beautiful things that could be found along the way. Not just very special nature parks, but also a bunch of really amazing cities very well worth spending some time. In this blog I’m sharing my favorite things to do…