Tagged: Seattle

Planespotting am Boeing Work 0

Planespotting at the Boeing plant / Paine Field Airport

About 50 kilometers north of Seattle is the largest and most important production site by Boeing. Next to the airport Paine Field (Snohomish Country Airport), the widebody Boeing 747, 767, 777 and 787 produced in the second largest building in the world. As with any visit to Seattle we were this time for Plane Spotting at the Boeing plant.

Seattle at night - view from Kerry Park 0

Seattle experience with the Seattle CityPass

What can you look in Seattle? Thanks to the Seattle City Pass, you can visit five of the most beautiful attractions in Seattle and saves on top of that upon entering. You will receive a small booklet in which the tickets for the attractions are the purchase of the pass. So locally you have to do more, be presented as your ticket booklet nothing. Your spared you so long waiting times when buying tickets. Which five attractions in Seattle CityPass are included, we present you here.

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United Airlines Airbus A320-200 economy class, Seattle to San Francisco

The return our rental car at Budget Car Rental in newly built Center of Seatec was simple and easy. It was not much going on this Saturday morning. At check-in, there was the first problem. The computers of United seem to have problems with our two similar name. They differ, after all, only...

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Olympic National Park

Today, the alarm went off very early, 6:30! Because it went to the Olympic National Park. A quick breakfast and went west. Shortly after Tacoma my phone began to vibrate and give strange noises. At first we did not know where that came from, until it...

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The Museum of Flight (Seattle)

After our Geocaching afternoon we headed south again. Our destination was the Museum of Flight at Boeing Field. Today the first Thursday evening of the month of admission was free. Accordingly, great was the rush. Before we jumped into the fray in the museum, we observed from the parking lot...

Geocaching HQ - Entrance 0

Geocaching in Seattle and Geocaching HQ

In the afternoon we had an appointment in geocaching headquarters. So we went to the district of Fremont, a kind of artists' district, and sought the origin of geocaching on. Since up to our appointment at 14 o'clock was a little more time, we once completed a geo-tour. This, of nine caches...

Pike Place Public Market Centre 0

Getting around Downtown Seattle

Seattle Central Library Our sightseeing tour of Seattle's downtown, we started at the Central Library. The elfgeschössige, 34,000 square meters, glass and steel building was designed by the architect Rem Kohlhaas and Joshua Prince-Ramus in the style of deconstruction, opening of 2004. (Source: Wikipedia.de) In the differently oriented glass facades of the library to the street and the mirror...