A high altitude travel expert sheds light on ‘mountain culture’.
From a young age, Gordon Janow says he was ‘addicted to movement and travel’. Though this Brooklyn native and Ithaca College alum initially found work in New York City’s corporate sector, the exotic images on his National Geographic desk calendar ultimately inspired him to book passage to the Lofoten Islands, a (more…)
Relaxing music, delicious food and warm weather are key components to a lovely summer evening. In celebration of it’s 25 years of luxury hospitality and soothing spa services, Salish Lodge & Spa will be presenting a new concert series, Music on the Green, in partnership with KEXP Radio. (more…)
Meet the Seattle man behind the world’s most prestigious espresso machines.
The handmade espresso machines produced by La Marzocco have received worldwide praise since the Florentine company was founded in 1927. More than 30 years ago, a Seattle entrepreneur named Kent Bakke traveled to Italy to glean a little firsthand wisdom about espresso machine production and distribution. Today he is the CEO of La Marzocco, a position that allows him to share his company’s sophisticated products with espresso connoisseurs around the world. (more…)
The seasoned string band rocks the scene at Zoo Tunes
Every summer, Seattleites flock to the the lawn of the Woodland Park Zoo for some alfresco music magic. This year’s Zoo Tunes line-up ranges from Randy Newman (July 24) and Indigo Girls (July 30 & 31) to Todd Snider’s Traveling Folk Show (August 11). (more…)
The Woodland Wonderland with all the idealistic indoor outdoor amenities. Time to re-charge. (more…)
Two Madison Valley restaurateurs invite you to celebrate French cuisine and culture.
On the morning of July 14, 1789, a large crowd of working-class Frenchmen converged on the most notorious prison in Paris to protest the oppression of monarchic rule. The storming of the Bastille directly preceded the French Revolution, and is seen today as one of the (more…)
All aboard! Local craft tours is your ticket to Seattle’s new spirits craze.
The next time your friends are in town and ask you for suggestions on sites to see, you might want to go with them. You can skip the Space Needle and Duck Tour, but you’ll want to check out the Local Craft Tours, a new tourist attraction (more…)