Best sights and hikes in Deception Pass State Park

Expat Escapades June 2016 -

Home to rugged coastal headlands and dense forest, peaceful coves and picture-perfect panoramas of the Olympic Mountains, Deception Pass State Park offers gorgeous surrounds for hiking and sight-seeing. Its immense reputation is matched by its proportions. By numbers, Deception Pass State Park has 4,134 acres of ancient forest, 15 miles of saltwater shoreline, four freshwater […]

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The Ultimate Weekend Getaway to Anacortes

Ultimate Summer Weekend Getaway to Anacortes// Located on Fidalgo Island in Washington State, Anacortes is the perfect summer getaway spot. Explore outdoors by hiking, biking or kayaking, spot seals and orcas, and discover fantastic local food and arts scene, plus loads of fun festivals! Check out this sample itinerary for the best weekend of your summer -

The ultimate weekend getaway has just a few key elements: exciting outdoor activities, fantastic food and beautiful landscapes. Ideally, add places to drink while taking in those beautiful landscapes! It’s no secret that I’ve loved living in Anacortes.  I also think it’s one of the best weekend getaway destinations in Washington. Even more so in the […]

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Expat Escapades April 2017

Featured image Expat Escapades April 2017 - Live Recklessly travel blog

The countdown for returning to Australia is officially on. As I write this, Tom and I have just under six weeks before we board our flight from Seattle, bound for home. It’s equal parts upsetting and exciting, and for the past few months I’ve been bouncing back and forwards between the two emotions like a […]

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