Saturday, July 26, 2014

Fact of the Day: Olympia

The state capitial of Washington, Olympia was named after its close location to the Olympic Mountains in the Northwest part of the United States.

11 comments:

  1. Interesting facts. Learned something today.

    Greetings,
    Filip

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  2. I really want to make it out to the pacific northwest someday.

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  3. I'd love to visit the western areas of your country one day.

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  4. Have not visited Washington yet....hopefully, someday:)

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  5. I've visited Seattle, it was fabulous! Nice bit of trivia!

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  6. Finally, one I knew! Have a great weekend.

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  7. I would have incorrectly guessed that it was named after beer out there. Oh well.

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  8. Did not knew this! Very interesting!

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  9. Great to know this. We spent the night in Seattle a few years ago and enjoyed it so much. So much to see there.

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