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:

Selvaggia Capizzi said...

Interetsing fact!

FilipBlog said...

Interesting facts. Learned something today.

Greetings,
Filip

Optimistic Existentialist said...

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

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

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

Emmylou said...

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

CraveCute said...

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

stephen Hayes said...

Finally, one I knew! Have a great weekend.

CiCi said...

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

Christine said...

interesting!

Dascha said...

Did not knew this! Very interesting!

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bj said...

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