Find the bright side of a non-traditional holiday year
Here, educational opportunities await in the beautiful outdoor spaces that make up our destination. This fall, get off the Zoom calls and experience all the Thurston Bountiful Byway has to offer!
Tuesday, February 11, 2020 3:00 PM by Experience Olympia & Beyond
Make this Valentine’s Day one to remember. Ditch the chocolate and flowers and explore a handcrafted escape in the Olympia region. There’s a trail for every traveler—whether you’re a nature lover, culture & arts buff, wine connoisseur, beer aficionado or coffee
Thursday, March 14, 2019 1:00 PM
Travel transforms lives. Really.
Just ask Micaela Ferwerda, an Up With People representative, who said it’s “All about immersing yourself in small cultural experiences.” According to her, “It’s easy to stick to the beaten path; traveling
Thursday, March 8, 2018 10:00 AM
As featured on the recently launched South Sound Coffee Trail, the Olympia region’s roasters source and prepare a darn good cup of joe. But not all morning mochas are created equal. Interested in upping your craft coffee knowledge? Sip,
Friday, January 26, 2018 3:00 PM
Among other metrics, Olympia has been named one of 29 Best Small Cities in the U.S., based (partially) on its coffee.
According to National Geographic Traveler, the most widely read travel
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 3:00 PM
Thursday, December 22, 2016 1:00 PM
Perfectly Paired. Get personal this holiday season with tips from some of the area’s top distillers, brewers and winemakers. We’ve gone straight to the source when it comes to creating that perfect harmonious meal during this special time of year. From a classic