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Our blog is updated regularly with Faces of the Northwest, interviews with creative Northwest business owners, and Northwest Moments, photos of some of our favorite places in the Northwest.

With Fourth of July almost here, we chose this spectacular image of fireworks over Lake Union, captured by @miraculous.cassiebug, as our photo of the week. If you don’t have plans yet, Seattle hosts one of the biggest events for Independence Day, which concludes with a spectacular fireworks show over Lake Union…. Read More

Did you know you can actually sail for free at the Center for Wooden Boats? With this weekend’s scorching weather, there’s no better time than to take advantage of one of the few places in America where you can enjoy a boat ride at absolutely no cost. At its Lake… Read More

While Marrowstone Island may best be known for its beautiful state parks and often empty stretches of sand, it also holds a number of hidden games, like Marrowstone Pottery & Pottery. In this week’s Faces of the Northwest feature, we introduce you to its owners, George and Helena Tsitsas. The… Read More

Looking for a fun way to explore one of the nation’s, and the world’s, most breathtaking coastlines, including scenes like this? America’s Hub World Tours offers an amazing day trip to do just that. The Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad & Coastal Tour is offered between June and September. If you… Read More

If you find yourself on the northern Olympic Peninsula of Washington State, making a stop on Marrowstone Island is a must. Connected by bridge to the mainland, just a 25-minute drive from Port Townsend, it offers a wealth of things to do, with multiple beautiful parks, a vineyard for wine… Read More