Small Town Washington & Beyond

By Lara Dunning | Sharing small town travels in Washington State and beyond

Best Western PLUS University Inn Moscow, Idaho: Close to Downtown, the Palouse, and University

Visiting Moscow, Idaho? The Best Western PLUS University Inn is a great option with lots of perks for travelers and families.

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NEWS: The Dalles, Oregon Announces the April Northwest Cherry Festival

Wander With Wonder - Around the world or across the street Press ReleaseExperience authentic Oregon at the Northwest Cherry Festival<b></b> (April 27-29, …

Hotel Elliott Astoria – Views, Luxury and Oregon History

Wander With Wonder - Around the world or across the street When I think of hotels with rooftop terraces, destinations like Mexico, Vancouver, and …

Why I Adore Kenmare, Ireland, and You Will Too

Looking for a quaint Irish town that has a mix of foodie stops, history, accommodations, and Irish music? The small town of Kenmare, Ireland has it …

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My Favorite Top Six Experiences on Ireland's Scenic Ring of Kerry

Looking for travel ideas for your trip on Ireland's Ring of Kerry. Here are six of my favorite experiences, including two extras in County Kerry.

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Lily of the Field B&B: A Peaceful Retreat in Cottage Grove, Oregon

Wander With Wonder - Around the world or across the street It’s late evening at Lily of the Field B&B, and I’m sitting on the deck listening to the …

Tom Crean Fish & Wine & Accommodation in Kenmare, Ireland

Looking for a unique accommodation tied to the Shackleton Expedition? Look no further than Tom Crean Fish & Wine & Accommodation in Kenmare, Ireland

Never Underestimate the Beauty of Daffodils in the Skagit Valley

You've heard of the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival, right? Did you know that before the tulips arrive the valley is filled with bright colored …

Why I Am So Obsessed with Wenatchee, Washington

Wenatchee has a very scenic setting with the Columbia River along its banks, and behind it, the Cascade foothills stretch up toward blue skies. This …

Six Reasons Tourists Love Rural Farm Stays on Whidbey Island

Maxwelton Aerie Alpaca<p>Perched on a bluff overlooking the water, Maxwelton Aerie Alpaca is a 1930s Cape Code style farmhouse. Surrounded by 25 acres …

Why You Should Go on a Fishing Charter in Anacortes, Washington

<b>It’s a crisp morning at Skyline Marina as we hop aboard Jolly Mon Charters in Anacortes.</b><br>As the boat motors its way through the breakwater and into …

The Grand Hotel – Modern Luxury in Salem, Oregon

Wander With Wonder - Around the world or across the street The lobby at The Grand Hotel in Salem, Oregon, makes me feel like I’ve stepped into a …

Escape to Eastern Washington at the Coast Wenatchee Center Hotel

Looking for an Eastern Washington escape? Read to find out why the Coast Wenatchee Center Hotel makes the perfect getaway any time of year.

10 Romantic Getaways You Must Take Your Sweetie in Washington State

Looking for someplace special to take your sweetie for Valentine's Day or for a romantic weekend? Here are 10 romantic getaways to get you in the …

Travel Tips for Halkidiki, Greece - Save Money, Drive Safe and the City

Planning a trip to Greece? Here are eight travel tips for Halkidiki that will save you money, report stolen goods, and where to stay in the city.

Indulge in Luxury at Ireland’s 5-Star Park Hotel Kenmare

Wander With Wonder - Around the world or across the street At Ireland’s Park Hotel Kenmare, I’m floating on the edge of an infinity pool at the Sámas …

Three Small Towns You Must Visit in Halkidiki Greece

While I enjoy visiting big cities for a day or two, I breathe a sigh of relief when I’m back exploring small towns and there are plenty to discover …

Philoxenia Hotel: Affordable Family Accommodation Close To It All

Looking for a family-friendly and budget-friendly accommodation in Halkidiki, Greece? Here are three reasons to consider the Philoxenia Hotel.

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Halkidiki - Could This Be Greece's Best Kept Secret?

Want to go to an off the beaten path location with white sand beaches, amazing food, and friendly locals? Here are six reasons to visit Halkidiki, …

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The Love Locks of Oak Harbor-Locks of love for our military men & women

<i>My Love Lock Experience</i><p>When I first met Annabelle, she asked me if anyone in my family was in the military and without thinking I said no. Soon …

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Butler Arms Hotel: Bay Views and Luxury in Waterville, Ireland

Wander With Wonder - Around the world or across the street On my recent travels to Ireland, I had the pleasure of being hosted by the Butler Arms …

Quality Inn & Suites in Clarkston, Washington - River Views and Tasty Breakfasts

On my trip to Lewiston, Idaho to see the festive holiday lights at Winter Spirit and visit the Lewis Clark Vally wineries, I stayed at the Quality …

Five Wow Reasons Why You Must Visit Eugene, Oregon

Wander With Wonder - Around the world or across the street Set beside the scenic Willamette River, Eugene Oregon is a paradise for outdoor …

7 Reasons to Visit Cottage Grove the Covered Bridge Capital of Oregon

Like covered bridges, history, art, wineries and unique stays? Cottage Grove, Oregon's covered bridge capital, is the place for your next getaway.

Halsey and Creswell: 2 Small Town Stops Near Cottage Grove, Oregon

Looking for a stop on the way to or from Cottage Grove, Oregon? Halsey and Creswell have a fabulous foodie stop, and Halsey also has a fiber arts …

Driving Ireland's Skellig Ring on Valentia Island

Do you not want your Skellig Ring drive to end? Add on Valentia Island drive which is full of amazing stops with views, dinosaurs, and lighthouses.

What To Do and Where to Stay in Waterville, Ireland

Driving the Ring of Kerry and want to know where to stop? Waterville has plenty to offer with an ancient stone fort, fantastic views, and amazing …

Get in Mood for the Holidays at Winter Spirit in Lewiston, Idaho

Do you love holiday light displays? With over a million festive lights, Winter Spirit in Lewiston, Idaho is one of the top holiday light displays in …

The Beauty of Ireland's Ballaghisheen Pass

Looking for an off-the-beaten-path drive in County Kerry? Scenic Ballaghisheen Pass weaves through tall grasses, peat log fields, and mountains.