We enjoyed Seattle so much, but I must say, it was the last two days we spent hiking that I loved the most. My husband and I have always been active outdoors people. When we lived in Southern California we camped, hiked, mountain biked, played tennis, and during the winter snowboarded. Not sure what the challenges of a kid would bring, we didn’t know what we could and could not do as parents. I am so happy to now know that we can continue our active lifestyle and share it with our little guy. He loved loved LOVED our hikes. He asked us ‘wat dat’ as he pointed at trees, the sky, water, and other hikers. We loved carrying him on our backs as we hiked an average of a few miles on both trips. Next weekend we plan to camp locally and in August a family trip to Yosemite. I can’t wait! For now, I am going to sit back and look at some of our photos from the trails we hiked in Seattle.
I made this short video to try to capture what if felt like exploring the outdoors while carrying my favorite little person on my back.
As you can see the Boba Air made many appearances during our Seattle trip. I am excited to announce in partnership with Boba and kickSprout I am hosting my first giveaway!
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We have just returned from our five days in beautiful Seattle. We had a great time! For any of you considering where your next vacation will be I encourage you to consider Seattle. There was so much to do and experience, I have to break my Seattle recap into three different posts.
Today’s post will focus on the city of Seattle sights. A kid friendly city, we had no trouble using public transportation to get around. All the sights we visited were stroller friendly and our little guy loved every moment of it.
So what did we do?
We first visited the International Fountain and enjoyed a choreographed water and music show.
We continued our walk and found ourselves in awe of the Space Needle.
We took a ‘break’ and visited the Chihuly Garden and Glass Museum.
The next day we visited the famous Pikes Place Market.
Left Pikes Place Market to enjoy other sights of Seattle. The day was gorgeous. There was a light breeze and bright blue skies.
We then stopped at one of my favorite sights of the entire trip the Seattle Public Library.
We took a moment to appreciate the Olympic Sculpture Park and later in our trip visited Bruce Lee’s gravesite.
We indulged our love for music at the EMP Museum where we recorded our band, 3 Miles Island’s, first music video. Turns out our little guy is more of a DJ than a drummer.
We took a ferry to Bainbridge and admired the Seattle skyline.
We ended with one last view of Seattle from Kerry Park.
Have you been to Seattle? What’s your favorite sight?