Category Archives: USA – Pacific Northwest

Ecola State Park at Sunset

Ecola State Park at Sunset Ecola State Park is on the northern Oregon coast, between the town of Seaside and Cannon Beach. It had rained for just about the entire day before we visited Ecola State Park. In fact, the rain was so torrential the day before that we spent the afternoon in our chalet […]

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Mirror Lake | Oregon

Mirror Lake, Oregon Mirror lake is accessed via a forest trail of about a mile and a half from route 26 near Government Camp. We arrived here late in the afternoon and only just made it to the lake before the sun went down. However, this was the perfect time of day to catch the […]

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2nd Beach at Sunset | La Push

Sunset at 2nd Beach, La Push This breathtakingly beautiful place on the Pacific northwest coast in Washington State, is just a 15 minute or so walk through forest from the roadside car park. It’s definitely worth the effort and was virtually deserted when we visited late one September afternoon. As I lined up this shot, […]

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La Push Sunset

This is Second Beach, the longest of three beaches at La Push in Washington State, USA. The beach is reached via a short forest trail of less than a mile from the roadside car park, just outside the small town of La Push. La Push itself is the largest community in the Quileute Indian Reservation […]

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Coffee Land

Seattle is often associated with coffee as it is home to the first Starbucks store, just around the corner from here. This neon coffee cup sign, which is outside a different cafe, has become quite an iconic symbol of Seattle and most visitors take some sort of photo of it. We spent four days in […]

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