Crossing the Sound

Season 1 | Episode 8 (Sharon)

Sharon – web developer, New Yorker and first-time visitor to Seattle – takes a ride on one of Seattle’s most unique modes of transportation, where the salt air and 360-degree views enveloped her in an unforgettable trip across Elliott Bay to nearby Bainbridge Island.

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Sharon’s ‘First Take’ Journey

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Waterfront Visit Website
Ballard Visit Website
Fremont Visit Website
Downtown Visit Website
University District 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
Portage Bay Rent a paddle board and glide by houseboats, under bridges, and into Lake Union. Visit Website

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