Seattle, WA

    Day 1

    THURSDAY - AUGUST 25

    Checked in 2 hours early for Alaska Air 10:44 flight.

    We had to go through TSA special check.

    Bob picked us up at 12:30 at baggage.

    Went to Lunch at Taco del Mar.

    Walked around SouthCenter of Westfield Mall.

    When Bob was done with his meeting he picked us up at 3:30....

    Day 2

    FRIDAY - AUGUST 26

    Coffee and juice with bread.

    Went to visit West Seattle HS and Susan.

    Drove to downtown Seattle.

    Got in the que for the Bainbridge Island Ferry.

    Walked around the waterfront - looked at shops.

    Got on the ferry and crossed Elliott Bay to Bainbridge.

    Drove to the Norwegian city of Poulsbo.

    At 1:30...

    Day 3

    SATURDAY - AUGUST 27

    We had breakfast with fresh blueberries, peaches, bagels, juice, coffee, etc.

    Gennie and Susan went to Safeway to pick up a few things.

    Vic and Bob moved furniture as Bob is redoing his floor.

    Susan baked sour cream coffee cake for their neighbor.

    Went to city of Tukwila to see the...

    Day 4

    SUNDAY - AUGUST 28

    At 8 AM we had coffee.

    We then went to brunch at Salty's On Alki Beach.

    What a menu - all possible types of fish, desserts and other delicacies.

    We took a walk on Alki Beach and enjoyed the cool partly sunny weather.

    The four of us left for SeaTac Airport...

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Day 2: Goat Cave Karst Nature Preserve


The Preserve was set aside to buffer some of the ecologically sensitive karsts in the area from encroaching neighborhoods. Karsts are caves that feed directly into the Edwards Aquifer below ground.

Because the three caves can be dangerous to hikers and nonprofessional spelunkers, they are...

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