This Pacific coast state has an undeniable allure. The edgy cities, pristine landscapes and a hopping art scene make Washington ideal for any vacation. Seattle, the largest city, is an eclectic melting pot of culture. Starbucks, Jimi Hendrix and Microsoft have all called it home and have helped define Seattle as a forward-thinking place.
The state's inherent love of nature can be found regardless of where you are. The abundance of natural parks that make up Washington offer a rugged taste of Mother Earth at her finest, providing visitors with excellent kayaking, hiking, fishing and exploring.
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When visiting the Evergreen State, there are so many sights to see in addition to outdoor activities and the buzz of the big cities. For families, theme parks in Washington State are a big draw. For culture lovers, museums in Washington State definitely make the grade. There are also a number of wedding places in Washington State, which make romantic getaways very desirable.
The Rocky Mountain Gateway is a dense forest and mountain region, where the Colville National Forest is over one million acres, and the fir trees rise majestically to 7,000 feet. Spokane, with a variety of vacation fun, keeps performance ticket prices at a reasonable level, offers the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, and rolls the dice at several area casinos. Plenty of access to outdoor fun is here, too. Rolling hills describe the Palouse area, abundant in wheat. With incredible appearance, Palouse Falls runs down 198 feet over basalt lava. Animals from Rocky Mountain elk to cougar walk this region, and the Blue Mountains provide a great quantity of snow for skiing. Local history in the Palouse region is recalled in the Boomerang Newspaper and Printing Museum.
Visit the state capital in Volcano Country, where three major volcanoes loom – Mounts St. Helens, Rainier, and Adams. In Olympia, you won’t be bored on a vacation; see the splendor of gardens, dine on fusion cuisine, tour the State Capital Museum, or the Olympia Flight Museum to view military aircraft. Play a round of golf while enjoying the scenic views of this region. The North Cascades are striking mountains with jagged peaks, great for various skill levels of hiking. The Skagit Valley is premier for bald eagle sightings, and gorgeous tulip fields, while Methow Valley beckons cross-country skiers. Highway 20 is the sole road through North Cascades National Park, and provides exceptional views. Don’t forget to cast your line here; the fishing is superior.