The Pacific Northwest is the nicest climate I've ever lived it. I was born in Juneau, Alaska and let me tell you, if you think it rains a lot in Seattle you have never been to Southeast Alaska. Southeast Alaska gets 54.4 inches of rain a year while Seattle gets 37 inches.
However, I did move to the Pacific Northwest at age 5 (almost) so I really don't remember Alaska very well. But I am convinced that I lived in the tropics in a previous life because I love sunshine and hot weather - I even dream about hot sunny weather! The letdown of waking up to another cold, gray, drizzly, Seattle day after dreaming about hot, sunny weather is a real bitch, let me tell you.
I belong here:
So forget teaching, I think I'm going to run away to Mexico and become a bartender or a beach bum. I could really use some sun...