Blog Posts - Puget Sound



Kumamoto Oyster Shots!

“The life of man is of no greater importance to the universe than that of an oyster.” ~ David Hume I just finished what is quickly becoming a yearly trip to Washington state. Last year, I visited the San Juan Islands and fished Haro Strai...
by A 12 Gauge Girl on Aug 22, 2016

William Burden Stevenson – His final resting place in Port Orchard Washington

  I wouldn’t have known about William B Stevenson at all if I hadn’t been researching a collateral family connection, his younger sister Isabel Katherine Stevenson who had married Benjamin... That's not all, read on!

A Whale of a Tale: Gray Whale Watching in Puget Sound

Recently I got to attend a half-day gray whale watching tour in Puget Sound as part of my job in tourism marketing. I had done one of these tours before, and despite the fact that it’s practically guaranteed you’ll see a whale, we didn...
by World Walk About on Apr 14, 2015

Seafair Memories from a Seattle Old Timer

Note: In July, we will be returning to the United States to begin a new chapter in our travel lives.  With this blog, Applecore, I will continue to write about our travel adventures.  However, our lifestyle as The 6 Monthers is nearing its conclusi...
by applecore on May 19, 2014

Seafair Memories from a Seattle Old Timer

Note: In July, we will be returning to the United States to begin a new chapter in our travel lives.  With this blog, Applecore, I will continue to write about our travel adventures.  However, our lifestyle as The 6 Monthers is nearing its conclusi...
by applecore on May 19, 2014

World Premiere: “Winner” by Eastlake Community Church

Eastlake Community Church has released a new Seahawks anthem centered around the club earning a trip to Super Bowl XLVIII. EastLake Community Church is atContinue Reading »...
by Seahawks 12th Man Army on Jan 24, 2014

The FBI Caves to Politically Correct Muslim Propaganda

By David S. Whitley KIRO Television in Seattle ran a story on how a tiny clique has once again pushed truth off the train and replaced it with a smoke and mirrors. Jeff Siddiqui of American Muslims of Puget Sound first blames the American government...
by Iran Aware on Jul 12, 2013

USS Missouri – Then And Now

When I was growing up here in Washington state there were certain things we knew of about history and our surrounding area. One of them was that the famous ‘surrender’ ship USS Missouri... That's not all, read on!

Sneeoosh Cabin By Zeroplus Architects Blends In The Natural Scenery

Sneeoosh Cabin By Zeroplus Architects Blends In The Natural Scenery Somewhere in Puget Sound, Washington, Zeroplus Architects designed a stunning cabin in the woods. Sneeoosh Cabin, as the project was named, comes with minimum of interruptions in th...

Charming Tiny Bungalow House

The Bayside Bungalow is a cozy vacation rental house located in Olympia, Washington overlooking the Puget Sound. This tiny house was built on an 18 foot flatbed trailer based on a slightly modified Tumbleweed Fencl plan. The interior has 100 square...
by iDesignArch on Dec 23, 2012

Demolition Has Begun, 40 Story Apartment Tower

[photo c/o GID] 8th and Lenora is going to be home to one massive apartment tower. Its 1-2 blocks from 2200 Westlake, Cosmopolitan and Enso. I was shocked today when I drove by the site after grabbing a cup of coffee. I took the picture below to show...
by UrbanCondoSpaces on Dec 12, 2012

Participa orquesta cienfueguera en Festival Cubano de Tacoma

La orquesta de cámara Concierto Sur representa a la provincia cubana de Cienfuegos en el Festival Cubano de Tacoma, en el estado de Washington, Estados Unidos. Desde hace una semana los músicos sureños comparten escenario junto a la Northwest Sinf...
by Cubamas on Oct 12, 2012

What is King Salmon?

A couple weeks ago I had some visitors from my native Midwest.  Having lived in the Puget Sound area for a year now, it was high time I put to use my new-found knowledge about the area and be the tour guide.To be quite honest, I have not done a...
by Beloved Green on Sep 7, 2012

Bainbridge Island WA Real Estate Market Report June 2012

Recent statistics for residential real estate are very encouraging for property owners on Bainbridge Island WA. Related posts: Kitsap County WA Real Estate Market Report for March 2012 Kitsap County WA Real Estate Market Report February 2012 Kitsap C...
by Bremerton Real Estate on Jun 3, 2012

The Amazon “Effect”, Seattle Growth

I came across an article this morning that sums up the Seattle growth story and the impact that companies like Amazon are having on our local economy. It is a lengthy piece, but well worth the read. We often talk about the Amazon impact on South Lake...
by UrbanCondoSpaces on May 9, 2012

Old Postcard Wednesday--Deception Pass Bridge, Puget Sound, Washington

First, let's get our bearings on the location: Puget Sound is a sound in the U.S. state of Washington and part of the Salish Sea. It is a complex estuarine system of interconnected marine waterways and basins, with one major and one minor connection...
by Writerquake on May 9, 2012

VA Home Loan Buyers in Kitsap County WA

Many of the active-duty, active reserve, and retired service members buy homes here in Kitsap County WA using VA Home Loan financing. Related posts: Home Inspections in Kitsap County WA – Advice for 1st Time Home Buyers Affordable Lake Symingto...
by Bremerton Real Estate on Feb 27, 2012

Adventuring: Island Style

This weekend’s adventure took us to Vashon Island, meaning, with all the emphasis my bouncing 2-year-old can provide, TWO FERRY RIDES. TWO! (That’s round trip to the island for those of you keeping score. I’ve already been questione...
by CoffeeJitters on Feb 8, 2012


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