Category: PNW Olympic Peninsula road trip

Port Townsend to Seattle (and stops in between)

Port Townsend to Seattle (and stops in between)

Day 6 – we managed to get a lot of exploring done today on our way from Port Townsend to Seattle. But we certainly picked a VERY hot day to spend so much time in the car. It went up to 33°C. For my American friends that is 91°F. Before we began today’s adventure, we […]

Sunny Sequim (pronounced Sk-wim)

Sunny Sequim (pronounced Sk-wim)

Day 4 – Sequim may be in the Pacific Northwest, but it definitely wasn’t raining. Because it’s in the rainshadow of Olympic Mountain range, it gets very little rain, and that makes it perfect for growing lavender. In the late 20th-century this area was actually known for dairy farms, but slowly they became non-profitable. The […]

Hot springs and cool views: from Forks to Sequim

Hot springs and cool views: from Forks to Sequim

Day 3 – this morning, we loaded up the car and left our lovely studio apartment in Forks to continue our road trip. Our first stop was the Sol Duc Hot Springs. It took us about an hour to get there, in plenty of time to get entry passes for the 10 AM swimming slot. […]

Out and about in Forks WA

Out and about in Forks WA

Day 2 – Last Night we arrived at our little loft studio that we rented through Airbnb. What an absolutely delightful little place. It’s a self-contained studio apartment with everything that you could possibly need for a couple of nights. Nickole was our invisible host, but always within cyber distance if we needed her. If […]

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