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Seattle’s Ballard Locks, Explore a Local Gem

Locally known as the Ballard Locks, the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks in Seattle are a beautiful outdoor centre of exciting activity in one of Seattle’s most appealing places to enjoy a perfect day for families with children, nature lovers and historic locations. This is a great, family friendly, free attraction in Seattle. It is a site maintained by the US …

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A View From The Seattle Space Needle

It Was Time to Visit the Seattle Space Needle How many times have I visited Seattle? More than I can remember, and this year was the first time I’ve visited the Seattle Space Needle Observation Deck. On my first visit it rained! Oh so Seattle! Turns out, it was great for people watching. I actually do love the Seattle Space …

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Vancouver, It Rains

Vancouver, It Rains While we celebrate much of the beauty of Vancouver with photos of glorious sunsets and breathless blue waterscapes, the truth is we get a lot of rain and grey days. In the spring and fall, I often feel for the visitors to Vancouver. One weekend can be gloriously bright and rain free, the next can be inhibitingly …

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Welcome to Summer at Vancouver West End Farmers Market

Welcome to Summer at Vancouver West End Farmers Market Weekends really highlights the bounty of Summer fruits and vegetables available at Vancouver’s Farmers Markets. I will be enjoying some of the finest organic Cherries, Apricots, Blueberries, and Tomatoes from the Vancouver Farmers Market today. Before they are gone, here’s how gorgeous B.C. summer fruits and vegetables are! One of the delights …

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Buen Dia Montevideo Uruguay

Buen Dia Montevideo Uruguay! This is a great time to visit Uruguay The South American travel scene is hot with 2014 FIFA World Cup fast approaching, and Uruguay as a travel destination is super hot. Uruguay is a hot topic, with its progressive government, its informal president and its social society. Its football team gearing up for 2014 FIFA World …

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Super Find, Super Food. Chocolate From the Heart at East Van Roasters

East Van Roasters is an amazing find for both locals and savvy travellers! East Van Roasters offers a unique blend of local Vancouver spirit, premium quality products, sophistication with heart that is Gastown. Off the beaten track of the tourist map, but within walking distance of Cruise Ship Terminals, this beautiful shop has premium quality hand-processed cacao beans, and beautiful …

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