Happy Labor Day!
This week’s mileage recap comes from the beautiful city of Seattle. I had the opportunity to visit last week as we took our daughter to a local Performing Arts College. I passed through Seattle some years ago on my way to Ft. Lewis for some military training and all I could remember was the rain and temperatures in the 30s at night ~ during June. Not fun for a Southern girl. This go round was different, temperatures and weather was very pleasant. Although I didn’t run much through the city I enjoyed my visit.
To me, Seattle gives you the big city life but not as busy as New York City. It was easy to move about the city on foot or car. Parking was crazy expensive. Here a couple of photos to share:
I’m a foodie so the public market was amazing. I think I could go there every day for the fresh veggies, fruit, and food!
I ate at a restaurant at the market and these crab cakes were great.
How can you not sample the local brew? Thank goodness I still have over 9,000 miles remaining:) I could eat my way through Seattle.
I did pay a visit to the city’s Chinatown. Not bad but nothing compared to San Francisco or New York. Either way stopped for some really good Vietnamese food.
Visited the town Leavenworth, Washington that has a large German immigrant population (or did). The town is modeled after towns in Bavaria. The country side is breath-taking and riddled with wineries and orchards. Just beautiful.
I tracked three days of mileage in Seattle ~ running, walking and elliptical and was able to pick some cycling up when I came home. Total for the week came to 26.77 miles with a total of 106.95 miles for August. ~ 9,770.85 miles gratefully remaining. Happy miles to you.