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Walking Seattle: 35 Tours of the Jet City's Parks, Landmarks, Neighborhoods, and Scenic Views #2020

Walking Seattle Tours of the Jet City s Parks Landmarks Neighborhoods and Scenic Views The Queen City of the Pacific Northwest was once known principally for the spectacular forests mountains and waters surrounding it But now what s in Seattle is as famous as what s outside it This i

  • Title: Walking Seattle: 35 Tours of the Jet City's Parks, Landmarks, Neighborhoods, and Scenic Views
  • Author: Clark Humphrey
  • ISBN: 9780899974989
  • Page: 465
  • Format: Paperback
  • Walking Seattle: 35 Tours of the Jet City's Parks, Landmarks, Neighborhoods, and Scenic Views By Clark Humphrey, The Queen City of the Pacific Northwest was once known principally for the spectacular forests, mountains, and waters surrounding it.But now, what s in Seattle is as famous as what s outside it This is a vibrant young city full of attractions It s a center for several hi tech industries and a crossroads of global cultures.Seattle is also one of the most walkable cities iThe Queen City of the Pacific Northwest was once known principally for the spectacular forests, mountains, and waters surrounding it.But now, what s in Seattle is as famous as what s outside it This is a vibrant young city full of attractions It s a center for several hi tech industries and a crossroads of global cultures.Seattle is also one of the most walkable cities in the country It s full of cozy bungalows, stately mansions, postmodern palaces, and outdoor art all over It has wide boulevards, narrow cobblestone lanes, and carless pedestrian pathways.Walking Seattle reveals 35 specially designed urban treks that are not only good exercise but are a great way to soak up the city s history, culture, parks, and vibe.Commentary includes trivia about architecture, local culture, and neighborhood history, plus tips on where to dine, have a drink, or shop.Each tour includes a neighborhood map and vital public transportation and parking information.Route summaries make each walk easy to follow, and a Points of Interest section lists each walk s highlights.Local insider Clark Humphrey leads you from Greenwood to Rainier Beach, from Green Lake to Fauntleroy, and many places in between.Walking Seattle Get it, and get moving.

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    1. This book to me was pretty perplexing because I find it hard to imagine who would actually buy this book There seemed to be too many walks with too little substance and as a resident even though I m a relatively new one I know for certain that I will never go on some of these walks because there really isn t as much of a draw that Humphrey would like to believe Additionally, for someone who might be a visitor to the city this is a pretty overwhelming list that would be quite difficult to manage [...]

    2. The book contains 35 walking tours all around Seattle in and out of the popular tourist areas Each walk offers insightful trivia on the area and it s history with an array of places of interest from historical to popular and usually a place to stop and eat The walks offer the distance, walk difficulty, where to park, public transit to walk start s and the boundaries the walk will cover Also included is a map of the walk, a brief description of the type of walk, and a step by step guide with tri [...]

    3. Seattle is a city I ve wanted to visit for a couple of years as I like cool, drizzly weather, coffee and seafood This book has 35 self guided walking tours created by area or interests There are few pictures included, and I was surprised that Top Pot Donuts isn t mentioned at all and Elliot Bay Books is only mentioned in a single sentence But if I do make it to the city, I ll be taking this with me as the point by point details are mapped out 3.5

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