When I’d just moved to the Seattle area, I lived like an itinerant preacher--welp, minus the preachin’. I spent six weeks just north of the city in Edmonds and another week south of the city in the Georgetown neighborhood but I have to say my favorite stint was the five days I spent in Bremerton, west of Seattle and accessible by a 55-minute ferry. After five days walking … [Read more...] about The Best of Bremerton, Washington
Before the Space Needle, there was Smith Tower. Seattle's first skyscraper, Smith Tower--with its pyramid-shaped roof and 38 floors--opened in 1914 and was then the tallest building in the Seattle skyline until the construction of the Space Needle in 1962. Although many of the buildings downtown now dwarf the once-imposing edifice, the Tower's place in Seattle history make … [Read more...] about Smith Tower, Secrets, and Seattle
The past two weeks have been fulfilling--and full--as I've made my way north through the Pacific coast states. … [Read more...] about Adventures Along the Pacific Coast
Hey, everyone! I'm finally off adventuring again, this time on the West Coast of the United States. Join me as I drive almost the entire length of the Pacific Coast, from San Diego to Seattle, and hit some highlights in between. Things didn't start out so well last night. My flight, which was scheduled to leave at around 8:30 pm didn't push back from the gate until a few … [Read more...] about Pacific Coast – Here I Come!
I can't believe it's been a month since I last posted but it's been time well spent. I found a new place to live, I'm in the process of moving, and I'm in the middle planning my most epic trip EVER. Yes, I said it: EVER. … [Read more...] about My Summer Vacation Preview