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Vakantie in de staat Washington  -  Reisinformatie over de staat Washington.

Washington is een staat in het noordwesten van de VS aan de Stille Oceaan.

Regio's in de staat Washington : Central Washington, Columbia River Plateau, Eastern Washington, Inland Empire, Kitsap Peninsula, Olympic Peninsula, Okanogan Country, Palouse, Puget Sound, San Juan Islands, Western Washington en Yakima Valley.
Steden in de staat Washington : Bellevue, Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma, Tri-Cities en meer

Hoofdstad van de staat Washington : Olympia.

hotels, reisbureaus, reisgidsen, reizen naar de staat washington 


Camping / Kamperen

 Go Camping America
 Koa  -  Kampeerterreinen in de VS
 National Park Service Campground and Tour Reservation Site
 Funroads  -  Get Outta Town!

Hotels / Inns / Resorts


Nationale Parken / Staatsparken

 National Park Service  -  Nationale parken in de staat Washington

Reisbureaus / Reisorganisaties 

Organiseer je eigen vakantie in de Staat Washington - Vlucht + Hotels

Reisgidsen Staat Washington / Reisliteratuur

 Bruna  - 
 Travel in Washington
Washington State has it all - rain forests, beaches and tide pools, unparalleled vistas, volcanoes, wildlife, glaciers, lofty mountains, wilderness, jagged peaks, trout-laden lakes, and wild rivers. The recreational opportunities are endless, from sportfishing and whale watching to whitewater rafting and mountain climbing. There is fun, adventure, and challenge out there for all ages. Travel Washington State!
 Pacific Northwest Travel Guide and Directory

Vakantiewoningen in de staat Washington / Appartementen  -  Vakantiewoningen in Washington
Vakantiewoningen in Anacortes, Belfair, Bellingham, Birch Bay, Bremerton, Camano Island, Copalis Beach, Dash Point, Easton, Ellensburg, Friday Harbor, Gig Harbor, Grayland, Guemes Island, Hood Canal, Newcastle, Lake Chelan, Lake Cushman, Lake Mayfield, Lake Roosevelt, Leavenworth, Long Beach, Moclips, Mount Baker, Mount Rainier, Mount Saint Helens, Roslyn, Newport, Ocean Shores, Olympia, Packwood, Point Roberts, Port Ludlow, Port Orchard, Port Townsend, Poulsbo, Ronald, Sequim, Snoqualmie Pass, Spokane, Skamokawa, Stevens Pass, Tacoma, Thorp, Trout Lake, Vancouver, Vashon Island, Westport, Whidbey Island, White Salmon, Winthrop

Vervoer / Hoe kom ik in de staat Washington

 Luchthaven van Seattle  -  Seattle-Tacoma International Airport
 Luchthaven van Spokane  -  Spokane International Airport
 Tri Cities Airport [ Kennewick, Pasco and Richland ]
Third largest air carrier airport in Washington State and is served by Delta Airlines, Delta Connection, Horizon Air, United Express and Allegiant Air
 Luchthaven van Portland  -  Portland International Airport
 Luchthaven van Vancouver  -  Vancouver BC International Airport

Andere luchthavens in de staat Washington : Anacortes, Bellingham, Friday Harbor, East Wenatchee / Pangborn Airport, Everett / Paine Field, Grant/Moses Lake, Olympia, Pullman/Moscow, Walla Walla, Port Angeles/Fairchild, Yakima.

 KLM -  vliegtickets staat Washington
Vliegtickets naar Seattle, Vliegtickets naar Spokane

 Losse vliegtickets / Goedkoop vliegen naar de staat Washington 
Diverse aanbieders / prijsvergelijking mogelijk

 Port of Grays Harbor  -  haven Grays Harbor
The Port of Grays Harbor is positioned centrally between the markets of Seattle and Portland. The Coastal Super Corridor provides road, rail, telecommunications and marine transportation routes to deliver products to market without facing the everyday congestion of the urban areas.

 Amtrak  -  treinvervoer in ashington

 Greyhound  -  busvervoer in Washington

 Washington State Department of Transportation  - zie Traffic & Roads
Statewide Traveler Info, Weer, Travel Alerts and more

 Intercity Transit  -  Riding the Bus / Olympia

 Kaarten van de staat Washington [ Uni Texas - Perry-Castaņeda Library - Map Collection ]

Links / Verwijzingen

 Washington State Tourism - VVV Staat Washington
Washington State offers a wide assortment of activities, from things you love to do, to things you've never done before. From here, you'll find links to those activities that ar available across the state.

 State of Washington [ overheid ]

 City of Olympia [ stadbestuur ]  -  hoofdstad van de staat Washington
 Olympia  -  Visit  -  VVV Olympia / Toeristenbureau

 Central Washington
 Coast of Washibgton-
Adventure abounds on both land and sea, be it birding or whale watching, kite flying or winter storm watching, horseback riding or clam digging. Abundant oysters and fish are the freshest anywhere, whether you catch them yourself or just order them in a restaurant. And remember to sample recipes that include the world-famous cranberries grown in local bogs along the cranberry coast. Zie Willapa Harbor CCVIC [ Raymond, South Bend, Tokeland, North Cove, and Bay Center, Washington ].
Columbia River Plateau - geographic heart of Washington
Throughout the region, you can be as active or sedate as you want at any given moment. Moses Lake, for instance, is a haven for boaters, water sports enthusiasts and sun worshippers. Golfers, cyclists and road -trippers alike take advantage of the almost ever-present sunshine and expansive vistas. Gingko Petrified Forest State Park is a geological window to a prehistoric world.
The Columbia River Plateau lies across parts of the states of Washington, Oregon, and Idaho. See Columbia  Plateau Columbia River Basalt Group
 Eastern Washington
 Inland Empire
 Kitsap Peninsula  -  Visit Kitsap
The Kitsap Peninsula lies in the heart of Puget Sound surrounded by over 300 miles of saltwater shoreline and located between the Olympic and Cascade Mountain ranges in Washington State.
Kitsap offers miles of accessible shoreline, world-class golf courses, an eclectic collection of communities and endless recreational, cultural and scenic discoveries.
With every community on the water, including the popular destinations of Kingston, Bainbridge Island, Poulsbo, Silverdale, Bremerton, Port Orchard, Belfair and Gig Harbor, you'll find spectacular views of mountains and water at every turn.
 North Cascades
No matter where you travel in the North Cascades region, you can expect beautiful scenery and genuine people. It's easy to imagine the thrill of explorers seeing this magnificent country for the first time. Stop in small towns or at one of the many roadside fruit stands along your route to taste the history and hospitality of the area. Eavesdrop on conversations in a local cafe while you eat the homemade pie.
 Olympic & Kitsap Peninsulas
 Okanogan Country
 Puget Sound
 Rocky Mountain Gateway
 San Juan Islands
 Volcano Country
 Western Washington
 Wine Country
 Yakima Valley

 Bellevue  -  City of Bellevue
The city lies between Lake Washington to the west and the smaller Lake Sammamish to the east. It is bisected by Interstate 405 running north-south, and the southern portion is crossed from west to east by Interstate 90.
South of I-90 the city's Eastgate neighborhood continues up Cougar Mountain. To the west of Cougar Mountain, Bellevue includes Coal Creek and Factoria, an unincorporated neighborhood.
 Bellingham  -  City of Bellingham [ stadsbestuur ] - Bellingham Whatcom County Tourism
Bellingham is located in Whatcom County, the last major city before the Washington coastline meets the Canadian border. Bellingham, the county seat, is 90 miles north of Seattle and an hour south of Vancouver, British Columbia.
Whether for the weekend or an extended stay, we offer a break from the ordinary. With magnificent natural scenery, Mt. Baker skiing and snowboarding, hiking, cultural attractions, charming villages and waterfront adventures, the Bellingham Mt. Baker region is a unique area of Washington state.
 Bremerton - City of Bremerton - zie ook Visit Kitsap
Take a leisurely stroll along the Boardwalk, enjoy a tour of the historic USS Turner Joy, spend the afternoon browsing through Bremerton's historic Arts District and unique shops. And if you love golf, don't miss the City owned Gold Mountain Golf Complex, rated one of the best public golf courses in the country.
 Everett - City of Everett
 Kennewick - City of Kennewick
 Pasco - City of Pasco
The City of Pasco is located at the confluence of the Columbia, Yakima and Snake Rivers. Because of its location, Pasco is considered the gateway to the agriculturally rich Columbia Basin. The proximity of Grand Coulee Dam, the largest hydroelectric dam in the United States, has unlocked a wealth of agricultural possibilities for the Pasco area.
Pasco enjoys nearly 300 days of sunshine throughout the year. Great weather, combined with the area's inviting waterways, enables residents and visitors to enjoy a multitude of outdoor activities from water sports to golf and wine touring to outdoor theater. The Franklin County Historical Museum, Municipal Golf Course, Trade, Recreation and Agricultural Center, Farmers Market, three public swimming pools and region's largest sporting complex are among the attractions that set Pasco apart from neighboring communities.
Area attractions include Sacagawea State Park, 22 miles of well maintained, riverfront bike paths, Ice Harbor Dam, the Columbia River Exhibition of History, Science and Technology Museum, the McNary Wildlife Refuge, Palouse Falls and over 50 wineries within a 50 mile radius.
 Richland - City of Richland
Looking for a place where you can stroll along the Columbia River, enjoy an outdoor concert or find an imaginative playground for your youngsters? Would you enjoy visiting a community that offers fishing, boating and water skiing opportunities as well as antique shops and wineries? How about a vacation destination with a symphony, ballet and jetsprint boat racing? If any of these appeal to your sense of leisure-time fun, sports or entertainment, you'll want to plan your next outing, trip or vacation in Richland. The city is also home to three community theater troupes, medieval renaissance and folklife festivals, and a classic car and street rod event. Richland offers you steelhead fishing, beautiful and challenging golf courses, a self-guided walking tour of Richland's "Gold Coast Neighborhood" with its "Alphabet Homes" and several places that commemorate Lewis and Clark's Corps of Discovery. Richland's waterfront offers a marina, several docks/piers, and a five-mile paved trail for walking, jogging, biking, rollerblading and stroller pushing, as well as restaurants and hotels with a view. A new skateboard park, the Columbia River Exhibition of History, Science and Technology, and the Three Rivers Arts & Entertainment District also await you in Richland. All this and sunshine, too! Come visit Richland!
 Seattle - City of Seattle [ stadsbestuur ] - Visiting Seattle [ VVV Seattle ]
 Seattle - Haven van Seattle - Port of Seattle
 Spokane - City of Spokane [ stadsbestuur ] - Visit Spokane [ VVV / Touristenbureau ]
Spokane sits at the east edge of the Columbia Plateau's wheat farms and steppe, where they meet the forested Rocky Mountain foothills. The Spokane River, a tributary of the Columbia River, passes through the city of Spokane, tumbling through a series of dramatic falls in the center of the city, near the river's confluence with the Little Spokane River.
 Tacoma - City of Tacoma [ stadsbestuur ] - Travel Tacoma [ VVV / Toeristenbureau ]
Tacoma, Washington has been known as the City of Destiny for more than 100 years. Nestled on the shores of Commencement Bay on the West Coast of the U.S., Tacoma is an international gateway to the Pacific Rim and the world. The city also serves as a gateway to some of the most magnificent natural wonders in the world such as Puget Sound, Mount Rainier National Park and the Olympic Peninsula.
The city is situated on a peninsula on the southern end of Washington's Puget Sound, in an area 32 miles southwest of Seattle, 31 miles northeast of the State capitol, Olympia, and 58 miles northwest of Mount Rainier National Park.
 Tacoma - Haven van Tacoma - Port of Tacoma
De Tri-Cities in de staat Washington zijn Richland, Pasco en Kennewick. They are located at the confluence of the Yakima, Snake, and Columbia Rivers in southeastern Washington. Pasco is on the north side of the Columbia, Kennewick and Richland are south of it.
 Vancouver - City of Vancouver [ stadsbestuur ] - Vancouver CC [ Toerisme ]
Vancouver, Washington sits on the north bank of the Columbia River directly across from Portland, Oregon. The Pacific Coast is less than 90 miles to the west. The Cascade Mountain Range rises on the east. Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument and Mt. Hood are less than two hours away. The spectacular Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area lies 30 minutes to the east. Vancouver combines the excitement of a major metropolitan area with small-town charm and abundant recreational opportunities.
 Yakima - City of Yakima
Yakima is located in South Central Washington where the Naches and Yakima Rivers join. Yakima leads the way to the Cascade Mountains.
The 300 days of sunshine and breathtaking sights beg those who experience it to take advantage of the wonderful outdoor activities. Included are camping, fishing, kayaking, hiking, mountain biking, skiing, snow boarding and boating to mention a few. For entertainment, Yakima also offers the turn-of-the-century Capitol Theatre, the Yakima Valley Museum, the Visitors and Convention Center, and the Central Washington State Fair.

Meer steden in Washington :

 Cascades Volcano Observatory (CVO)
 Fort Vancouver
Fort Vancouver was the administrative headquarters and main supply depot for the Hudson's Bay Company's fur trading operations in the immense Columbia Department.
 LeMay - America's Car Museum [ Tacoma ]
Harold E. LeMay amassed the largest privately owned collection of automobiles, motorcycles, trucks, other vehicles and related memorabilia in the world. At its peak, the LeMay Collection numbered in excess of 3,000 vehicles and thousands of artifacts. The Collection, recognized by many as a national treasure, represents the American experience with the automobile as it spans the 20th century and features virtually every American make as well as numerous foreign cars.
 Nieuws uit de staat Washington  -  Yakima Herald Republic
 Wine Yakima Valley  -  Washington's Premium Wine Region
Most wineries here are small family operations where unpretentious hospitality is the norm. Many are located within a rural countryside with unparalleled beauty. You can enjoy a glass of wine while gazing at the beautiful snow capped Mt. Adams or overlook the diverse agricultural abundance of the Yakima Valley.

Cuisine - Recepten


blauw blokje - illu Historische Amerikaanse recepten - Historic American Recipes
Apple-Fritters | Dough-Nuts | Cocoa-nut Drops | Molasses Gingerbread | Common Gingerbread | Election Cake | Indian Meal Pudding | Fried Sweet Potatoes | Sweet Potato Pie | Beef-Stake | German Chicken Stew | Jack Rabbit Stew | To Roast a Pig | Broiled Scrod | To boil a Cod's Head.

Geschiedenis staat Washington 

blauw blokje - illu is an evolving online encyclopedia of state and local history in Washington state.
 Historic Seattle - geschiedenis van Seattle
Historic Seattle believes that buildings provide an essential link to the past, reminding us of who we are and where we came from. Founded in 1974, Historic Seattle is the only nonprofit membership organization dedicated to preserving Seattle and King County's architectural legacy. Our mission is to educate, advocate and preserve.
 Olympia Historical Society - historische vereniging van Olympia

Muziek, Kunst & Cultuur

 Capital Lakefair 
 Olympia Music Scene  -  muziekgebeuren Olympia
 Spokane Events  -  Agenda evenementen in Spokane
 Washington Center for Performing Arts  -  uitvoerende kunsten Washington
 Washington State Library  -  staatsbibliotheek Washington
One of its purposes : collect, preserve, and make accessible to Washingtonians materials on the government, history, culture, and natural resources of the state.


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