Seattle Washington Hotels


This post is a compilation of the hotels we have stayed at in Seattle Washington over the years. W Seattle 2021: We used our points to stay at the W Hotel in downtown Seattle for our 5-night stay (when you use points, you get the 5th night free). The hotel is very conveniently located 1 [Read more …]

Seattle Restaurants 2021 Update

Seattle Port

We always enjoy finding good restaurants wherever we travel. This post is a summary of the restaurants we have visited in Seattle throughout multiple visits. Anthony’s Pier 66 2021: Our Seattle friends told us Anthony’s Pier 66 was a tourist trap but we decided to go anyways and are glad we did. First, we had [Read more …]

Seattle Museums

Boudin - Etretat 1891

Seattle has some interesting museums that one can visit. On our 2021 visit to the city, we took advantage of some current exhibits. Seattle Art Museum (SAM) The Seattle Art Museum has almost 25,000 works of art dating from antiquity to the present. On our 2021 visit to the museum, it was showcasing a Monet [Read more …]

Seattle Historic Walking Tour

Statue of Seattle Chief of the Suquamish

Although we are fairly familiar with Seattle’s most touristy areas and we have walked and explored all of them and many of the neighborhoods on our own (see our blog on Seattle neighborhoods), we decided to get an objective refresher and more insight into Seattle’s history via Seattle Free Walking Tour. The tour began a [Read more …]

Exploring Seattle Washington’s Neighborhoods

Amazon Spheres

Seattle Washington is another one of our favorite large U.S. cities to which we have not revisited for too many years. Our 2021 trip allowed us to get back to the city, where we wandered around various neighborhoods. Seattle Downtown Since we don’t spend much time shopping in stores, we focused our downtown stops on [Read more …]

Seattle’s Evolving Restaurant Scene—in Three Meals

Seattle Restaurants In June 2011, we went to Tacoma and Seattle to get our “art glass fix”. But man (nor woman) does not live by art glass alone. No trip to any city is complete without visiting some of its newest, most interesting restaurants. This is particularly true in an exciting restaurant city like Seattle. [Read more …]

The Tacoma/Seattle Art Glass Scene in One Day

We love art glass—blown glass in every conceivable shape and color. A trip to St. Petersburg, Florida’s Chihuly Collection merely served to whet our appetite. We were, after all, about to head off to Seattle Washington—the virtual birthplace of American glass art and home of “the glass master” himself, Dale Chihuly. We began our periodic [Read more …]