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Museum of Flight

We visit the Boeing Museum of Flight and Space in Renton, WA.


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Seattle – Kerry Park

Kerry Park is a small neighborhood park on the south slope of Queen Anne Hill in Seattle, Washington. It’s only a little over 1 acre in size. The park was given to the city of Seattle in 1927 by Mr. and Mrs. Albert Sperry Kerry.…


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Kubota Garden 2015

Tucked away in South Seattle is Kubota Garden, a wonderful 20 acre garden that blends Japanese themes with native Northwest plants. The city of Seattle acquired the property, which is an historic landmark, in 1987 from the estate of master landscaper Fujitaro Kubota. Kubota was…


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Alki Beach 2015

We spend some time together in the warm sun and the brisk wind at Alki Beach on this Spring-like day in February. Video from our visit:


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Smith Tower

June 2013 On this sunny summer day in downtown Seattle, we visit the Smith Tower skyscraper in Pioneer Square. Conceived by the son of New York tycoon Lyman Cornelius Smith, construction began in 1910. Young Burns Lyman Smith was anticipating much publicity from the building…


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Chihuly Garden and Glass

October 2012 Chihuly Garden and Glass is a new indoor and outdoor exhibit located just steps from the base of the Space Needle in Seattle Center. Everything in the exhibit gives you a glimpse inside the creative mind of Dale Chihuly. From the design to…


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Seattle Great Wheel

October 2012 On a sunny autumn afternoon in October, we visit the Seattle Great Wheel, a 175 foot tall ferris wheel located on Pier 57 in Seattle. The pier is also home to Miner’s Landing, a group of souvenir gift shops, tourist attractions, and seafood…


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Queen of Seattle Cruise

July 7, 2012 On this warm summer day in July, we hop on board the Queen of Seattle steamboat for a leisurely cruise around Lake Union near downtown Seattle. There’s a big crowd on hand today for this one of a kind trip across the…


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Visiting Bainbridge Island

Our ferry, the Wenatchee pulls out of the Seattle dock headed for Bainbridge Island. Soon we can see the downtown Seattle skyline in the distance. It’s a glorious day, this May Day, and we seem to be sailing on crystal waters. Bainbridge Island is located…


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Daytrip to Bremerton

September 25, 2010 Today was a glorious day.  The weather was like Summer.  We were going to stay at home and work on finishing more episodes of our Austria video series, but the weather was just too good to pass up.  So we hopped in…


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