The Top 6 Best Hotels in Leavenworth (Full Review!)

Leavenworth Washington

As Washington locals, we’ve visited Leavenworth dozens of times over the years. It’s one of our favorite weekend escapes! The fresh mountain air, the alpine forest, and the rushing river always brings us a sense of calm. Add in a charming Bavarian themed-town and some amazing food, and it’s the perfect vacation destination! This post … Read more

Sleeping Lady Mountain Resort: A Beautiful Escape in Washington

sleeping lady resort

If you’ve been following my blog, you know that I’ve written a lot of posts about Leavenworth, Washington. It’s one of our favorite weekend getaways from Seattle! Just the drive itself to Leavenworth puts me in a more peaceful state of mind. Driving up through the Cascade Mountains and alongside the Wenatchee River reminds me … Read more

Colchuck Lake Hike: One of Washington’s Best Hikes (Complete Guide!)

woman at colchuck lake

  Colchuck Lake is arguably one of Washington State’s most famous hikes. And I had never been! Despite being a Washington native and hiking in countries all over the world, I had never been to one of the best hikes in my own backyard. That definitely needed to change. This hike had been on my … Read more

Leavenworth in the Winter: 18 Reasons Why You Have to Visit!

leavenworth in the winter

Leavenworth is a charming Bavarian-themed village perched in the Cascade Mountains. Although located in Washington State, as soon as you arrive in Leavenworth it feels as if you have been transported into the German Alps. Every commercial building in town appears to be from the Old World… even the McDonalds and Safeway! Many of the … Read more

11 Things Included in Our Stay at the Posthotel in Leavenworth (Full Guide!)

beautiful lunch

If you have been following our blog, you know that we recently stayed at the Posthotel in Leavenworth to celebrate our 5-year wedding anniversary. (You can read more about it here if you haven’t seen our post!) After living near Seattle my whole life, I can say that the Posthotel is easily the most romantic … Read more