Category Archives: A&E

Underneath the Big Top at Cirque du Soleil

Having never been to a Cirque du Soleil performance, I wasn’t sure what to expect at KURIOS™ – A Cabinet of Curiosities, the company’s 35th creation. You could say I was fairly curious by the time I arrived on a … Continue reading

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Seattle’s Sister City – Bergen, Norway: A big city with small-town charm

Bergen is unique; not only because of its beautiful setting on the west coast of Norway but because of its iconic natural surroundings. Strolling around old streets and alleyways where people have lived for centuries, passing small houses, cobbled streets … Continue reading

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Seattle Museum Month Offers Great Value in February

It’s a January day in Seattle as I write this, and outside it’s clear, sunny and blue. But it’s true, our winter weather can lean more to the…..ahem……neutral side of the color palette, and gray skies are not uncommon. This … Continue reading

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5 Family-Friendly Holiday Activities in Seattle

Expedia Viewfinder partnered with Visit Seattle to highlight some family activities in Emerald City to check out this holiday season.  The Space Needle illuminates the skyline, lights twinkle upon the water of Puget Sound, and the snow-packed peaks of Mt. … Continue reading

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All Aboard: A Father and Daughter Ride the Rails to Discover Vancouver, B.C.

If you’ve never traveled by train, you really must give it a whirl. My twelve-year-old daughter, Aliyah, and I had the chance to “ride the rails” last weekend courtesy of Amtrak. We traveled from Seattle to Vancouver, B.C. via Amtrak’s … Continue reading

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