Taking the Kids — to the top of the city
Girl jumping on “The Ledge” at Skywalk ChicagoState Building

Taking the Kids — to the top of the city

Let’s hope you aren’t afraid of heights. We’re talking a hands-free walk 1,168 feet up on a 5-foot ledge — EdgeWalk at Toronto’s famous CN Tower holds the Guinness World Record for the World’s Highest External Walk on a Building

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So much invention in Seattle: Inspiration for Kids
Pike Place Market in Seattle

So much invention in Seattle: Inspiration for Kids

The Museum of History and Industry, now in the historic Naval Reserve Armory at Lake Union Park, boasts the largest heritage organization in Washington State with nearly 4 million artifacts. It is a good place to start any family visit to Seattle.

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Taking a local tour of Seattle’s famous Pike Place Market
Elizabeth McClure with samples of Beechers mac and cheese

Taking a local tour of Seattle’s famous Pike Place Market

We’ve signed on for Seattle’s only chef-led tour of the market with Elizabeth McClure’ new company Eat Seattle Tours. She also does cooking classes in the Market’s Atrium Kitchen, shopping with the students first for ingredients .

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Hotels restaurants increasingly focusing on local food and healthy choices
Eggs in hell at Sazerac

Hotels restaurants increasingly focusing on local food and healthy choices

It is Friday night in Seattle. But what’s interesting is the Sazerac with its distinctive chandeliers and hip-but-casual vibe and food best described as modern South meets Northwest is in Kimpton’s Monaco Hotel.

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Innovation on display at Seattle’s Museum of History and Industry
Bill Boeing's first mail plane at Seattle MOHAI

Innovation on display at Seattle’s Museum of History and Industry

Seattle has always been a center of innovation and it's on display at the Bezos Center of Innovation at the Museum of History and Industry. Did you know the Native Americans and traders invented a whole new language?

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