Free Seattle: Pike Place Market

It’s THE tourist thing to do in Seattle. Cruise ships passengers march up its harbor steps, and even locals can’t resist the cheap flowers and fresh produce. It’s also a fantastic free place to go exploring with kids. Perks: Free All-day browsing Great people watching Covered, for those rainy Seattle days What to do: Watch … More Free Seattle: Pike Place Market

Free Seattle: Green Lake

Sure, I’m partial to Green Lake because it’s my neighborhood. But from the hordes of park-goers I see here every weekend, I can safely say it’s one of Seattle’s most popular destinations for both families and active, outdoorsy types. Perks: Free Flat, smooth path (bike, skateboard, roller skate, and handicap friendly) Several restroom facilities Lots … More Free Seattle: Green Lake

Free Seattle: Gasworks Park

Continuing with my “Free Seattle” series, this week we head to Gasworks Park: land of stark contrasts, kite flying, frolic-worthy hills, and 270-degree views. Perks: Free Lots of wind for kite flying Great view of Lake Union and downtown Some of the best picture-taking in the city What to Do: