420 Travel Guide to Olympia, Washington
The city of Olympia is the capital of Washington but it is not the most populous or popular city. That doesn’t mean you can’t have a great time here, though. Between the historical parts of the city and the marijuana tourism that the area is famous for, you’re bound to find something that really appeals to you. Let’s check out some of the coolest parts of the city that you’ll want to visit when you come to Olympia.
Get a Stash at THC of Olympia
THC is definitely the most informative and well-stocked out of all the recreational dispensaries that you’re going to find in Olympia. The shop has a professional atmosphere that features multiple display cases of products, informational posters, and a wide-open layout. You’re going to find a lot of great budtenders here that recommend their favorite products along with the one that suits you best.
The store is renowned in Olympia for having a lot of weed to choose from like Platinum Girl Scout Cookies by GLW along with local strains that you’ll enjoy. Count on finding a lot of wonderful edible products and pre-rolls along with frequent vendor visits to give you more ideas of what to buy. Finally, this store has sales every day of the week and a standing discount for veterans. You simply can’t beat this shop as a traveler.
Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge
Like much of Washington, the city of Olympia is definitely in tune with the natural world, so the Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge is a popular traveler’s destination. There are many reasons why you would want to consider this place to visit. With three thousand acres of land to explore including marshes, grasslands, and forests, there is a lot to see and do. Bird watching, hiking, botany, and much more are just a few miles outside of the city limits. It’s a great place to go and appreciate nature, especially if you’re in the right mindset.
The red chandeliers and gothic atmosphere of this bar will definitely make a memorable journey for you. Cryptatropa Bar is a little macabre for some people, but there’s no denying its charm and incredible libations. When you come into this bar, you can also count on finding some awesome drinks in the form of classic cocktails and some of their signature ones as well. For example, you can get a classic Daiquiri alongside their Cascadia, a drink made of absinthe, IPA, and a lemon twist. Unique drinks, wonderful bartenders, and a cool atmosphere to top it all off- what could be better?
Try Some Real Turkish Delights at Mediterranean Breeze
As their name suggests, Mediterranean Breeze serves food from that region with a Turkish inspiration. This is definitely the place you want to go to get some food in you after the bar. Anyone that has had fresh kebab after a few drinks or tokes knows that it is simply the best food experience. The décor is a heavily inspired by the Turkish design and features long tables and golden lamps. Of course, the food is the main attraction here, and there is a lot of it. For those who have never been here, you have to try their Doner Kebab and Kiymali Pride Flatbread. These are both delicious and don’t have too much spice, so they’re a good bet.
All in all, there is a lot of ways that you can enjoy Olympia. There’s much more to the city than we have listed here, but the bottom line is that it has great ways to pass the time and good victuals. When you add the great marijuana choices and culture to the mix, you are bound to enjoy your trip here.