Category: Seattle Parks

Staycation

One of the best things about hosting an out-of-town visitor is that I get to see Seattle through new eyes and play tourist in my own town. Our most recent guest has visited us before, and we’d already hit the requisite downtown highlights on her previous visits. This time, we branched out to some of our favorite, but out-of-the-way (from… Read more →

Sunshine in February

Every now and then, the sun comes out in winter. And that means I try to get to the nearest vantage point to look at the snow-covered Cascades or Olympics. Today I ventured out beyond my usual spots to Discovery Park. It’s a weird space because it’s part decommissioned military base, part sewage treatment plant, and part awesome park, with… Read more →