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Ocean Shores, Washington
I usually try to find the cheapest places to stay on a vacation, even if it means I have to go a little out of my way. But a few weeks before this vacation began, I snagged a pretty good deal on a hotel room in Ocean Shores, Washington. Spending the night on a beach seemed like a great highlight to the trip. But as soon as I reached Ocean Shores — on the remote peninsula near the opening of Grays Harbor — I realized the evening wasn’t going to be quite how I pictured it. My hotel was nice …