Omega Ouzeri Seattle, WA

Website:http://www.omegaouzeri.com Address: 1529 14th Avenue Seattle, WA 98122 Excellent Greek food in a sleek, bright, and modern space towards the top of Capitol Hill. Their octopus dish is wonderful, the fish dishes are a close second and they have a great wine list – all from Greece! 

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Crumble and Flake Bakery Seattle, EA 

Link:http://www.crumbleandflake.com Address: 1500 East Olive Way Seattle, WA 98122  Tiny little bakery on Olive featuring small-batch artisan pastries and cookies. I love their pink peppercorn shortbread and paprika croissant. I also had their cold brew popsicle on a hot day here recently and it’s almost as wonderful as their baked goods! Beware they have odd […]

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Totokaelo Seattle, WA 

Link:https://totokaelo.com Address: 1523 10th Ave Seattle, WA 98122 Independent clothing store featuring a limited array of designer home furnishings on Capitol Hill. This is one of my favorite places for shoes in Seattle and, although their stuff is a little pricey, their clothing is all well made and beautifully designed. 

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Elliot Bay Book Company 

Link:http://www.elliottbaybook.com Address: 1521 Tenth Avenue Seattle, WA 98122 One could easily spend a whole day exploring this beloved, independently owned Seattle bookstore.  Elliott Bay has excellent, knowledgable staff, an open, airy interior and gorgeous woodwork throughout the building. They regularly host readings and literary events and have a great little cafe in the back, Little Oddfellow’s, where […]

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Volunteer Park & Conservatory Seattle, WA

Link:http://www.seattleartmuseum.org/visit/asian-art-museum Address: 1400 EAST PROSPECT STREET SEATTLE, WA 98112 I don’t have many photos of Volunteer Park but the grounds are lush, open, and beautifully landscaped with huge ancient trees everywhere and sweeping views of Seattle’s skyline. This is my favorite park to jog in because the Sparrows will fly criss-cross around you while you run, very close to […]

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