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Tacoma Travel Guide  

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Tacoma is the seat of Pierce County in western Washington, USA. It is a deepwater port on Commencement Bay at the mouth of the Puyallup River. Located at the foot of Mount Rainier, the city covers an area of 162.2 sq km and has a population of over 200,000.
The Tacoma area was originally inhabited by the Puyallup people. In 1883, the city became the western terminus for the Northern Pacific Railroad. Incorporated in 1884, the city prospered after the Gold Rush in the Klondike region.
Tacoma is blessed with a pleasant climate. Summer temperatures range from 25°C to 12°C, while winter temperatures vary from 2°C to 8°C.
Tacoma is lined with historically and culturally significant sites. Point Defiance Park, which contains an extensive section of old-growth forest, and Old Fort Nisqually are great recreation spots. Tacoma is a gateway to Mount Rainier National Park and Olympic National Park.

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Robert Bale
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Overall Guide : Tacoma is popular mainly for it parks. Point Defiance Park is one of the largest parks in the US, occupying over 702 acres of land. Over 2 million people visit it each year. The park itself houses a number of... more interesting facilities such as Camp Six logging exhibit, Owen beach, a boathouse, Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, Fort Nishqually, a Washington State Ferries ferry-dock and a stand of old-growth forest. Many historic structures are scattered within the park, such as a pagoda standing near the park's entrance. Wright Park is an English-styled park which was designed in the late 1800s.  It houses the W. W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory and Wright Park Arboretum. Wapato Park is another major park in the city and it has a lake and a walking trail that encircles it. Titlow Beach is a famous scuba diving area.  Murray Morgan Bridge is a steel life bridge across the Waterway of Thea Foss. Fireboat No. 1 is a dry-berthed ship on a public beach nearby Tacoma’s Old Town neighborhood. Exterior of the ship is open for public viewing but interior is not accessible.
kofi a konadu
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Overall Guide : Very Useful and a bit necessary. Safety is assured one feel free and secured. Fancy living not a border since commodities are sols a bit moderate are of good quality.
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