The state capitol of Washington, Olympia bustles with activity from government work to tourism and a thriving small business scene. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge, Tumwater Falls Park and Wolf Haven International are just a few of the nearby natural attractions that delight both visitors and residents. The Puget Sound provides fantastic views, boating opportunities and great seafood.
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