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The guide that has it all-spectacular photography, evocative prose, insider tips, and detailed color maps to help you make the most of your trip. Written by a longtime Washington resident, "Compass American Guides Washington" provides in-depth coverage of the history, culture and character of one of America's most spectacular destinations Follow your Compass to "get" there.
-Winery tours in the Yakima Valley, apple tours along the coast, ferry trips to the San Juan Islands, hikes up Mount Rainier, and other great excursions
-Exploration of the state's natural splendors, from birds and wildflowers to rain forests and the mighty Columbia River
-Stunning color images and spectacular archival prints and photographs
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What the critics say about Compass American Guides:
"Lushly illustrated and intelligently written." --"National Geographic Traveler"
"The most literate and elegant series of guides ever written about North America." --"Jan Morris.
About the Author
Author John Doerper has worked as a food and wine columnist and editor for numerous publications. His articles about food, wine, and travel have appeared in Travel & Leisure and Pacific Northwest magazine, among others. John is the author of several Compass America guides, including Coastal California, Oregon Wine Country, and Washington Wine Country.
Updater Constance Jones, formerly a Fodor's senior editor, relocated to California's Central Coast wine country in 2004. She has since contributed to several Fodor's guides, explored many dozens of vineyards, and inaugurated at least one bocce court.
Greg Vaughn, the founder of Letters From Dad, has spent 30 years creating companies that have impacted our world for Christ.