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Here is your comprehensive guide to everything you need to know about Yakima from where to eat to where to go and what to do.


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One of the best things about living in Yakima is the food. There are some specific food items that you can only find in Yakima – here are some of the best.


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No doubt that one of the staple foods in Yakima is coffee. Here are some of our favorite places in Yakima to grab coffee both on the go and to sit, relax and enjoy.


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Yakima is more than it's fair share of parks and playgrounds to our advantage. If you need a place to go with your kids so they can burn off some steam here are some of our favorite playgrounds in Yakima.


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You have a dog, but don't know where to go or what to do. Here are a few places and ideas to bring your dog in Yakima.


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If you live in the Pacific Northwest, you owe it to yourself to get out of the house every now and again. Where is up to you, but here are a few of our favorite outdoor activities.



America's favorite side dish and Yakima has a number of places that make great french fries. Here is where you can find our favorite fries in Yakima.


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Looking for a meal on a budget. Here are some great places you can check out in Yakima to stretch your dollar to the limit.


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If you're looking for love in all the wrong places, change the places you're looking for love. Here are some great places in Yakima that you can meet singles guys and girls.


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Yakima is home to some of the most unique looking buildings. Everything from castles to tea kettles, here are some unique buildings in Yakima and where to find them.


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So you're about to go on a first date, but where to go? If you want to impress the other person, here are some great ideas in and around Yakima you can take a first date.


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When you think of Yakima, what's the first thing you think of? Is it the 'Palm Springs' sign? Maybe it's Miner's Restaurant? Here are 5 famous landmarks that Yakima is known for, both by locals and by visitors.



Most of the world relies on Facebook for their day-to-day news, entertainment and just about everything else. If you live in Yakima, you should probably “like” these while you're at it.

If you're planning on celebrating your kid's birthday in Yakima, here are some great suggestions on where you can have a birthday party in Yakima.


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During the hot summer months, there's nothing like diving into a body of water whether it's a swimming pool or lake or what have you. If you're looking for a place to go swimming, here is a list of our favorite.

We see these celebrities on TV, in movies, at sporting events or even read their books, but did you know they were from Yakima. Here are some celebrities that are from Yakima.



When you're driving around town, you usually plan the quickest route. Make sure you do your best to avoid these traffic lights in Yakima.


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One of our favorite desserts, no matter what time of year it is. If you're looking for ice cream, here are some great places to go in Yakima.


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When snow dumps in the Yakima Valley, where's the first place you go sledding? If you feel like mixing it up a bit or looking for an adventure, here are some great places to go sledding in Yakima.


If you have friends or family visiting Yakima for the first time, where should you take them. Here are a few great suggestions.