You've booked your plane ticket and packed your bags, but how familiar are you with your next amazing vacation destination? Sit back, relax and let us give you the scoop on Bellingham.
Bellingham is 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the southeast of Vancouver, a significant city.
This area of Northwest Washington contains about 81,000 people.
Places to visit in Bellingham
If you want to see where the local people hang out and do their shopping, drop by Bellis Fair Mall. Have a walk around and discover which stores they frequent the most. Seeking some more ideas? Feel like a break in the great outdoors? The vast open space at Whatcom Falls Park is a terrific place to kick a ball about or just sit back and unwind. And that's not all there is. From the whistling, chugging locomotives of long ago to the sleek, futuristic trains of today, rail transport has fascinated young and old for generations. You can learn all about the evolution of these mighty machines at Bellingham Railway Museum.
Where do you fly into for Bellingham?
Bags packed and passport at the ready? Excellent — board a plane to Vancouver International Airport (YVR). Once you hit the tarmac, you'll be only 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the northwest from central Bellingham.