My Seattle docking station

Space Needle sunset and shopping in the Emerald City.


Into the wild

Hiking to the Cutthroat Lakes in the North Cascades

Seattle interlude

Island parties, catching up with friends and celebrating John Lennon’s birthday in Seattle

Ghost town

About the best view of Seattle and how to get spooked

Connecting in Seattle

Strolling through the Washington Park Arboretum and watching the sunset from the Volunteer Park Water Tower.

Slow motion beginnings

Killing ten flight hours to Seattle by watching five movies and one episode of ‘Game of Thrones’.

Girl of plenty words

SeaTac Airport, 13 April 2015, 5pm Sooo, chances are this is gonna be a mammoth final blog for this journey, catching up with the last couple of days and this trip’s experience overall. So much has happened within the last week, my head is spinning. I’m mentally exhausted and physically in need of sleep and…

Girl of too few words

Seattle, 11 April 2015, 8am Another early start for me today. I’m off to the Five Point Cafe for breakfast with most important people 😉 More about that tomorrow, I guess. Just a quickie before I gotta catch the bus into town. Last night was most epic!!! Actually, the whole day was! First, breakie with…

What are the bloody chances?

Seattle, 10 April 2015, 7am Yep, 7am. Bloody alcohol!!! Stealing precious sleep hours. But hey ho, no rest for the wicked and all that. Besides, the Mai Tais needed to be drunk last night. They were delicious! But let’s start from the morning. I had an amazing day! The weather was heavily celebrating global warming…

A Plush surprise

Seattle (Lightrail), 8 April 2015, just before midnight Well, Seattle just did it again. What a day; and what an amazing evening!!! I’m buzzing with Seattle love buzz! So, I’d spent the day reconnecting with my favourite places around Downtown and (re)discovering some corners of Fremont. Getting around on the Lightrail and buses has become…

Seattle calling (once again)

Seattle, 8 April 2015, 10.30am I’m truly back! Excitement on track and off to reconnect with my city. But at first I need to have a good breakfast, and Google as well as Jay’s flatmate (who I unexpectedly bumped into this morning and who I first addressed as the cat) both sent me to Geraldine’s…