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Pike Place Market and Gum wall - Seattle - USA

Pike Place Market and The Gum Wall – Seattle

Apart from the Space Needle, and a day trip to Mount Rainier - Seattle's other prominent destination (and landmark) is the Public Market Center - or Pike Place Market. I'd seen it many times...

Tips for Visiting the Space Needle – Seattle

By far Seattle's most famous and recognisable building, at 605 ft The Space Needle is the 6th tallest building in Seattle and is an iconic landmark. Built for the 1962 World's Fair that was...
Icelandair Review - flying budget from Europe to the USA.

Icelandair Review – flying budget from Europe to the USA

When I visited Seattle I decided to fly with Icelandair as their flight had a very convenient stop over package in Iceland.  Let's have a look at my Icelandair review and see if they're...
Mount Rainier NP - your day trip from Seattle, United States - LifeBeyondBorders

Seattle – Mount Rainier National Park, United States. A great day trip

You may have seen Mount Rainier - the mountain that keeps a sleepy watch over Seattle. It usually pops up in any outside shots of Seattle pictures, or in TV series (yes, I am...

West Seattle is where it’s at

During my recent trip to the States, I spend my time in Seattle and the San Juan Islands.  Initially I stayed at a friend's house int he district of West Seattle and sat her...

An English girl in America

I was so fortunate in the summer of 2015 to be able to spend most of it in the Pacific Northwest of the U.S, Seattle and the San Juan Islands to be exact.  Do...

Underground Tour of Seattle

Beneath the streets of Seattle lies an underground world - literally.  I was lucky enough to experience these subterranean streets during my trip to the Emerald City in an Underground Tour of Seattle Bill Speidel...

Summer Festivals in Seattle

I'm lucky to be spending time in Seattle not only at the best time of the year for weather (summer), but also because this is the season when Seattleites celebrate by partaking in street...

Air BNB & The Pie Bar, Ballard, Seattle

I'm trying out different neighbourhoods during my stay in Seattle.  I recently spent three nights in an AirBNB place in the district of Ballard, Seattle. My AirBnB joint was perfect; really centrally located and comfortable. Located...