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Portland vs Seattle: which is the best northwestern city for you?

9 min readPublished Jan 18, 2022

These two beguiling cities couldn't be more different, even as they share similarities, from cycling and great coffee to an outdoor-oriented lifestyle.

Group of laughing male and female skateboarders hanging out in neighborhood skate park in Seattle

How to get around in Seattle without getting wet

10 min readPublished Nov 19, 2021

Seattle's growing network of public transportation makes it easier than ever to see the sights. Here's how to beat the winter rain and the traffic in the Emerald City.

Fremont Bridge across the Fremont Cut on a sunny day, Seattle, Washington.
Wildlife & Nature

Seattle’s surprising gardens and parks

4 min readPublished Nov 1, 2021

Enjoy the famed beauty of the Pacific Northwest's mountains, forests, and coast on your next Seattle adventure at these parks and gardens.

West Point lighthouse at Discovery park Seattle at dusk

Why fall is the perfect time to see Seattle - plus other great times to visit

5 min readPublished Sep 10, 2021

From architecture to great museums, Seattle is a charmer in summer and an alluring slow-burner in spring and fall. Here's our guide on when to visit.

Before I got ready to leave to work I went up to the roof of my apartment at sunrise and the Space Needle looked surreal, so I captured a photo of it with my 70-200mm. This view from Capitol Hill still has not gotten old yet and I can't wait to start shooting time-lapse videos from my new roof.
Family holidays

Best things to do with kids in Seattle

7 min readPublished Jun 18, 2021

How do you organize a family-friendly trip that will satisfy activity-hungry children but also be interesting for adults? The short answer: visit Seattle.

Boy rides tricycle on wooden dock looking out at Seattle skyline from Alki Beach.