Travel log : Seattle Pike Place Market

Every time we go back to Seattle we try to pop by Pike Place Market for a visit and it is always a treat. This time it was just me and the girls and V was intent on following the little pig print path and sitting on the pig. We didn't have any planned stops and just meandered and took it all in. It was better that way. We watched the fishmongers, smelled the pretty flowers, listened to street music, and tasted a few things. Amidst our wandering there were a few dramatic meltdowns, stroller malfunctions and other things that come with traveling with little ones solo, but I will take it -- it is worth sharing with the girls a place full of some of my childhood memories.

They call the Pike Place Market the 'soul of Seattle', it has been around for over 100 years, and has this edgy Northwest charm that I have yet to see replicated anywhere else. It doesn't seem like a trip back home unless we hit the market, and of course take a ferry ride.


Dawn said...

That looks like so much fun! (My boys would love the ferry ride.) And those flowers are gorgeous!

mikky said...

Cute photos! I especially love the pig statue one. Looks like you guys had alot of fun. I`ve never been to Seattle, so thanks for sharing these photos and the video.


Lucky said...

That looks like so much fun!
and the girls are adorable!

sabri - juegos said...

moments very import. i like.

JASR said...

it's fun to see the girls having fun and at the same time see the birds flying closely to the ferry!

gothic victorian dresses said...

Sounds like an amazing time!The photos are so cute!

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