6 Day Trips and Weekend Getaways From Seattle

If you’re looking for a weekend away from Seattle, there’s no shortage of incredible day-trip and weekend trip destinations throughout Washington and surrounding areas.  You can escape to a different state or even country!  With…

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5 Ways to Cope As a Travel Nurse When You Can’t Travel

With the frightening pandemic well underway, I don’t foresee being able to travel from the United States (internationally) for quite a long time in the future.  More alarming than the increase in coronavirus cases throughout…

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10 Unique Things to Do in Seattle

One of the most beautiful and fun cities in America, the real charm of Seattle lies in all of the unique things to do in Seattle.  Aside from the tourist hot spots such as the…

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What to Do if Your Travel Nurse Contract Gets Canceled

As a travel nurse, the thought of getting a travel nurse contract signed offers a wave of relief.  You know where you’re going, for how long you will be there, you have your pay package…

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5 of the Best Hiking Trails Near Seattle

Seattle offers an array of things to do for people of all ages and activity levels.  If you’re a city person, you can spend time exploring the city discovering coffee shops, sweet shops, tourist attractions,…

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Resources for Finding Housing as a Travel Nurse

Finding travel nurse housing can be a daunting process, especially as a new travel nurse.  The thought of living with a stranger, not knowing whether or not you’re in a safe area, and sending a…

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How I Save Money to Travel and Build a Hefty “Travel Savings” Each Year

As a travel nurse, I have the privilege of being able to take time off and travel as much (or as little) as I want.  In 2018, I took 5-months away from work to travel…

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From Seattle: A Day Trip to Deception Pass State Park + Hiking Oyster Dome

An ideal day trip from Seattle, two of my favorite activities located outside the city are visiting Deception Pass State Park on Whidbey Island, and hiking Oyster Dome south of Bellingham.  It’s once you get out…

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