Bellingham, Washington has great ethnic food if you want to have a bite to eat that isn’t from a fast food chain. Mexican, Indian, Thai, Italian, Chinese can all be found in Bellingham. Close to campus you can find good Vietnamese food at The Soy House, or at Pho Ly - both of which are less than a mile from campus. Also close by is a Mexican restaurant named Lorenzo’s Authentic Mexican Restaurant, patrons rave about the guacamole and the chips and salsa. You can always get your standard American fare at Billy McHale’s on Meridian Street, burgers, steaks, etc. he campus has very few reports of crime over the past 3 years, only 8 reports of crime occurred on campus. In Bellingham, the crime index is 21% higher than the Washington state average and 24% higher than the National average. Overall Bellingham is safer than 17.8% of cities in the United States, and the crime rate is less than 13% of the cities in the state of Washington. Statistics show that the chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Bellingham is 1 in 288.
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