Category Archives for Seattle.

Seattle Art Museum

During my recent visit to Seattle, I was able to spend an hour at SAM – the Seattle Art Museum. Located in Downtown, the museum is pretty accessible. The exhibits start outside with a huge statue which moves – shown above. Once inside an installation of cars, shot through with lights are above your head:…

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Hilton, Seattle Airport

Carrying on my theme of hotels at Seattle Airport, today I feature one of the new properties, the Hilton at Seattle Airport. About a 5 minute walk from the tram stop and a 15 walk from the A gates baggage claim, the property is set back from the road. Quite small for a Hilton, the…

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Grand Hyatt, Seattle

I wrote yesterday about my stay at the Hyatt at Olive 8. After a couple of nights there I moved to the Grand Hyatt, about 2 blocks away. The vehicle pull off at the Grand Hyatt is easy to reach and not usually too busy: The hotel lobby is quite dark and fairly uninviting by…

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Hyatt at Olive 8, Seattle

I was in Seattle recently and divided my stays between the two main properties in downtown, The Grand Hyatt and the Hyatt at Olive 8. The latter, despite its odd name, is right in downtown. In fact it’s a five minute walk from the Grand Hyatt and so mattress runs are possible. (There is also…

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