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The Central Waterfront of Seattle | What You Can Expect

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Located right near popular attractions such as the Pike Place Market, the Seattle Great Wheel, and Pier 57, the Seattle Waterfront is brimming with activities and great sights. It's also a great place to marvel at the stunning scenery surrounding Seattle including Puget Sound, the Olympic Mountains, and various islands and peninsulas. Check out my other videos for more Seattle & Washington state content!

Seattle's FAMOUS Pike Place Market

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One of the most famous landmarks in Seattle is UNDOUBTEDLY the "Pike Place Market". Located near Puget Sound with scenic views of the surrounding area, this market is one of the true gems of Seattle. There are numerous floors inside the market containing countless vendors selling anything you could want. The market even has a bit of an outside area that extends to the surrounding blocks if you want to explore and indulge a bit more. Check out my other videos to see more Seattle & Washington state content!

Seattle's Starbucks Reserve Roastery | Cold Brew Coffee Set inside a Coffee Wonderland

To start off any action-packed day of adventure and exploration, some good coffee is needed. Seattle certainly has a strong coffee culture, and many know that it is the birthplace of the world-renowned Starbucks. Although it is possible to visit the original Starbucks, many would agree that there is a better Starbucks in town to visit. I am referring to Seattle's "Starbucks Reserve Roastery", which feels like a Willy Wonka Chocolate Factory for coffee. Check out my upcoming videos for more Seattle content, and follow me for more travel, adventure, and fun things to do!

Getting Ready to Cross the Boarder to Canada from the USA

This week we are getting our rig ready for our biggest adventure yet! Crossing the Canadian border to get to Alaska. Join us for this wild adventure as we show you everything you need to prep to get ready for one of the biggest drives of your RV life! Follow along for more van life content at <a href=""></a>

Seahawks Add QB Jacob Eason, Out on Cam Newton

Seahawks claimed Jacob Eason - Out on pursuing Cam Newton With all the injuries in Seattle & the secondary being beat Tre Brown should continue getting the starting spot. RB Rashad Penny looks like he’s ready to go - There are people saying the Seahawks should keep rolling with Alex Collins

Thousands of People in Seattle are Housing the Homeless in Tiny Homes

Kind neighbors are hosting their homeless community members in tiny homes in their own backyards. In the Pacific Northwest, two non-profit partners have begun making tiny homes to house the homeless. Thousands of people in Seattle, Washington have offered to host these tiny homes and their homeless neighbors in their backyards. The Seattle-based non-profit, the BLOCK Project, hopes to shift the paradigm that AirBnB has created by instead of charging to stay in ADUs in Seattle, they house the homeless in the same spaces.

Tides Tavern in Gig Harbor is a Perennial Favorite

The iconic Tides Tavern in Gig Harbor, WA.Jan Ewen/ Just across the Narrows Bridge from Tacoma is the charming, waterfront town of Gig Harbor. Lined with boats of all sizes, the harbor offers a walkable, visual delight, a unique shopping experience, and many fabulous restaurants. A visit to Gig Harbor makes a perfect day trip for most Puget Sound residents.

Traveling While Black in Seattle: Vancouver, BC, Canada

It’s our two year anniversary of this show and we decided to head international! We went to Vancouver, BC, Canada and wow, what a blast we had! There are still rules that you need in order to get across the border and back home, but we have it covered in this episode! Thank you to everyone who has supported us the past 2 years! We can’t thank you enough!! PS: We are JUST getting started!!

Seattle Times Rescinds Kathy Lambert Endorsement Over Racist Mailer

On October 6th, news spread of Kathy Lambert's racist attack mailer against her opponent Sarah Perry.(Image by Lambert campaign, photo courtesy of Kirkland Reporter) The King County Council could get a shakeup this election, and those odds went up last week as Republican incumbent Kathy Lambert lost her Seattle Times endorsement after sending out a racist mailer. The ad depicted her opponent, Sarah Perry, as a marionette doll controlled on puppet strings by County Councilmember Girmay Zahilay, the only Black member on County Council. Vice President Kamala Harris, Senator Bernie Sanders, and Seattle City Councilmember Kshama Sawant are also pictured at the puppet-master level.

SPD officer under investigation for problematic posts

A social media post linked to SPD Officer Andrei Constantin jokes about dropping napalm on Capitol Hill during last summer's protests.(Screen Capture/ Twitter / @WhiteRoseAFA) On Tuesday, the accountability arm of the Seattle police announced that it has opened an investigation into "inappropriate" social media posts allegedly made by an officer.

Seattle Police Union Still Resisting Vaccine Mandate, 32% Haven’t Submitted Proof of Vaccination

In May 2020, police gathered in large numbers to ensure a Chinatown encampment was swept and cleared in rapid fashion.(Photo by Enrico Doan) Every major public sector union has cut a deal with the City of Seattle to implement the Mayor’s Covid vaccine mandate, but the Seattle Police Officers Guild (SPOG) is the odd one out. SPOG continues to fight the mandate, and its vaccination rate continues to lag.

Owen Beach at Point Defiance Park in Tacoma Washington

In this video, we are continuing at "Point Defiance Park" in Tacoma Washington. This is a gorgeous park with many different attractions such as a Japanese Garden, Rose Garden, wildlife, and more. Here we are relaxing and exploring "Owen Beach", which is a beautiful part of the park. Here we had a nice strip of sand, views of the different islands over Puget Sound, and even Mount Rainer behind us. This was a stunning place to come for sunset, and we even saw a sea lion swimming around!

Antique Sandwich Co. Has a Long History of Sandwich Magic

The Antique Sandwich Company, Tacoma, WAJan Ewen/ Who doesn’t love a great sandwich? And maybe a piece of pie, or a slice of homemade quiche? How about a salad heaped with quality meats, fresh ingredients, and homemade dressings? There is something fresh and delicious for everyone at the cozy Antique Sandwich Co. in Tacoma.

Rose Garden at Tacoma's MOST BEAUTIFUL Park | Point Defiance Park

Continuing from the previous video, we are exploring the beautiful "Point Defiance Park" in Tacoma Washington. This park is one of the most beautiful public parks that I've visited in the entire country. We have already checked out the Japanese Garden, and now we are exploring the "Rose Garden" area. There were countless deer wandering around eating the grass which was great to see. The roses themselves were many different stunning colors. Check out the next video for more Tacoma!

History Comes to Life at Fort Nisqually, Tacoma

The bastion at Fort Nisqually, Tacoma, WAJan Ewen/ There is an historical gem in Tacoma that is well worth an afternoon’s saunter. I hadn’t visited Fort Nisqually in Point Defiance Park for several years and I recently discovered that this “living history museum”, run by the Metro Parks of Tacoma, is more visitor-friendly than ever.