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Fall 2018

Leavenworth, WA: The Perfect Winter Getaway

Before reading this post, had you ever heard of the town Leavenworth, Washington? Unless you’re a local Washingtonian, probably not. What most people don’t know is that this quaint little town, hidden in the Cascade Mountains, is quite the Bavarian-influenced mountain resort. There are plenty of things to do in Leavenworth year-round, but it’s especially beautiful in the snowy winter months. Many people know that Germans love celebrating Christmas, and this Bavarian village is no exception. You can take a tour of Leavenworth’s reindeer farm, attend the Christmas Lighting Festival, enjoy the “Christmas in the Mountains” concert, and so much more. If you’re looking for a stunning winter getaway destination, Leavenworth should be at the top of your list. This spunky little town is sure to win your heart over the holidays.

—Rebecca Timmons

Photo by Peachland Joe