Paddling On By

Season 1 | Episode 4 (Sharon)

Sharon – web developer, New Yorker, and first-time visitor to Seattle – takes to the shimmering blue waters of Lake Union and Portage Bay to experience the city from a one-of-a-kind vantage point.

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Sharon’s ‘First Take’ Journey

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Portage Bay Rent a paddle board and glide by houseboats, under bridges, and into Lake Union. Visit Website
Bainbridge Island Ferry Take the half-hour journey to Bainbridge Island and explore shops and restaurants on Winslow Way. Visit Website
Golden Gardens Park Build a bonfire or just relax on the beach at this Ballard park on the shores of Puget Sound. Visit Website
Theo Chocolate Visit the Fremont neighborhood to taste organic, fair-trade chocolate and take a factory tour. Visit Website
Pike Place Market Choose from local produce, food, crafts, and more at this massive public market established in 1907. Visit Website
University District Visit Website
Waterfront Visit Website
Ballard Visit Website
Fremont Visit Website
Downtown Visit Website

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