Where to Stay in Downtown Seattle (12 Amazing Hotels!)

Best Hotels in Downtown Seattle

Seattle is a city that truly has it all: mountains, water views, and lots of urban green spaces. Seattle is known as the Emerald City for good reason. Regardless of what time you visit, you’ll see lots of green trees. If you’re planning a trip to Seattle, there is no shortage of trendy restaurants, rooftop … Read more

14 Things to Do at Green Lake in Seattle (Full Guide!)

Playground at Green Lake Park in Seattle

Green Lake is one of the most popular parks in the Seattle area. A paved path surrounds the lake, which is well-used by runners, bikers, and skaters. On any given day, you’ll see Seattleites walking dogs, pushing strollers, and simply enjoying the urban green space. Visiting Green Lake is one of our favorite things to … Read more

Our Guide to the Ballard Farmers Market (From a Local!)

Ballard Farmers Market Little Prague Bakery

The Ballard Farmers Market is easily one of the best ways to spend a weekend in Seattle. The market covers two city blocks and contains dozens of vendors. We’ve been to the Ballard Farmers Market several times, and we’ve looked forward to each visit. The market is full of handmade products, local produce, and food … Read more

19 Things to Do on Bainbridge Island (Complete Visit Guide!)

things to do on Bainbridge Island

One of our favorite parts about living in Seattle is the ability to easily travel to the islands and find a slower pace of life. In one moment we can be in the heart of the city, and 35 minutes later we can be across the water and on ‘island time.’ Bainbridge Island is one … Read more

The Best Weekend Itinerary For Seattle (Created By A Local!)

best weekend itinerary for Seattle

Headed to Seattle for the weekend? Wondering what you should see on your trip? Looking for the best restaurants? In this post, I’m sharing with you the best weekend itinerary for Seattle! I grew up in the Seattle area and I’m sharing my favorite places with you. (These are the places I take my own … Read more

101 Best Things to Do in Seattle (The Ultimate List!)

101 Best Things to Do in Seattle

I grew up in the Seattle area, and I love sharing the Emerald City with friends, family, and readers of this blog. Whether it’s strolling through Pike Place Market or ascending the Space Needle, the city offers so many unique experiences. In addition to well-known activities, there are dozens of lesser-known activities that are just … Read more

Where to Find the Best Views of Seattle (13 Viewpoints Across the City!)

best views of Seattle ferry from Bainbridge Island

Seattle, also known as the Emerald City because of its year-round greenery, has a truly beautiful skyline. Whether you view the city from the top of the Space Needle or from the shores of Lake Union, you’ll be sure to enjoy every view of the city! If you’re visiting the city for the first time, … Read more