Travel Blogs from Bainbridge Island, United States

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A travel blog entry by greggwatts

Got a van, and it's loaded with luggage, packed up and ready to go. Charlie is ready to go, with the winter moss cleaned off and most of the desert dust from our last trip to eastern Oregon wiped from the crevices. Jane spent most of Friday loading ...

A Day at Dungeness Spit, Squim, United States travel blog

A Day at Dungeness Spit

A travel blog entry by joeandfrannie

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... a mere cool million, you can enjoy the convenience of walking to the ferry from your 1 or 2 bedroom condo.  After trying out our camping gear for our upcoming Rainier stop, we settled in on the close of a fabulous visit to Bainbridge Island. ...

A Walk in the Park and an Evening at the Symphony, Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

A Walk in the Park and an Evening at the Symphony

A travel blog entry by joeandfrannie

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... orchestra, a tenor, a soprano, and a bass all on one stage was as overwhelming as it was beautiful.   Traveling back to Bainbridge, we got to see yet another perspective of a city we have spent days scaling back and forth. The view of the city ...

Brainbridge Island, Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Brainbridge Island

A travel blog entry by mpmeyer74

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Traversée de l'état De Washington.  Journée repos à 2 pas de SEATTLE ä Brainbridge Island:   Visite familiale, baptême de canoë , soirée musicale !   Trés ...

Welfare Avenue, Bainbridge Island, WA, Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Welfare Avenue, Bainbridge Island, WA

A travel blog entry by jodieandandy

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... supposed to feed wildlife but the temptation got the better of us that night! Saturday, July 26 We took a ride over to Fay Bainbridge S.P. to visit the dump station and we met Doctor Bill Larson, a vet on wheels. He was using the dump facilities as ...

Welfare Avenue, Bainbridge Island, WA, Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Welfare Avenue, Bainbridge Island, WA

A travel blog entry by jodieandandy

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Mercury took Andy and me over to their newly bought house and property on Welfare Avenue. Merc and Carlee have bought it to fix up into a rental and because it is such a great property and location! The construction is almost done....floors and paint ...

Pizza at Welfare Avenue, Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Pizza at Welfare Avenue

A travel blog entry by jodieandandy

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Wednesday, August 6th, 2008 Clean fill arrived at Welfare Avenue this morning and Merc was here early to direct where it should be dumped. 70 yards of fill doesn't look like much in piles around this large property but they will do the trick filling ...

Alec's, Dyes Inlet, Architectural Achievement, Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Alec's, Dyes Inlet, Architectural Achievement

A travel blog entry by jodieandandy

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... skiff ride to Dyes Inlet, to check out the house and property Alec and his partners at "arKINETIC", 9009 Woodbank Drive, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110 (360) 297-5511; have designed and are in the process of building. A glorious undertaking on ...

Blake Island Salmon Bake, Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Blake Island Salmon Bake

A travel blog entry by jodieandandy

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... I (Jodie) made a picnic lunch packed into a cooler Carlee set up with ice packs and beverages. Riding a boat to an Island beach destination is something everyone must experience at least once. In the capable hands of John and Mercury, I had not ...

Mercury and Carlee, Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Mercury and Carlee

A travel blog entry by jodieandandy

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... the fair, Andy, Mercury and I stop in at Merc's ReMax office to see where he does his magic!!! He has become the Bainbridge Island and beyond REaltor extradinaire! www.mercurymichael.com The Town Fair is fabulous and we all arrive home tired (not as ...

ITS ALL ABOUT MARINA DALE, Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

ITS ALL ABOUT MARINA DALE

A travel blog entry by jodieandandy

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... pro!  When she fussed, she calmed down with his touch.  We arrived at Mercury and Carlee's home on Manzanita Road, Bainbridge Island, Washington, Friday August 27th.  We were in a rush to get to them as Carlee was due to deliver a ...

Last days on Bainbridge Island, Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Last days on Bainbridge Island

A travel blog entry by jodieandandy

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... of organic vine ripened tomatoes and basil freshened the palate. I couldn't resist using Carlee's, Farm Courier delivered, Bainbridge Island, Organic strawberries and raspberries over shortbread and toppped with whipped cream. Everyone ate as they shared ...

Monterey to Bainbridge Island, Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Monterey to Bainbridge Island

A travel blog entry by harry4123

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... this blog (and this trip) really started.  Bremerton is the closest airport (in driving time) to my home on Bainbridge Island, has a 6000 foot runway and ILS and RNAV instrument approaches.  I filed IFR to Bremerton expecting low ceilings but ...

Day Trips, Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Day Trips

A travel blog entry by jodieandandy

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... of water to take a shower and so then one must deal with "dumping" the grey water more frequently etc.... so off to Fay Bainbridge State Park. What a delight! It is about a 10 minute drive, our style (that is slow!) from the house and is located right ...

Additional Information for Pilots, Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Additional Information for Pilots

A travel blog entry by harry4123

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... weather and other information at remote locations.  I had a couple of important conversations on the satphone from Christmas Island regarding weather in the ITCZ and issues related to my landing permit at Honolulu. The satphone coverage was generally ...

Home again, home again: Completing another circle, Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Home again, home again: Completing another circle

A travel blog entry by primaryendpoint

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... right--have a nice day."  Thus our brains were reset and ready for action. The ferry ride from Seattle to Bainbridge Island evoked thoughts of my grandfather's similarly nautical arrival in America.  But the mode of transport and the country of ...

Yikes--a blog!, Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Yikes--a blog!

A travel blog entry by primaryendpoint

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... begun. If I'm faithful I'll record the various steps in what's sure to be a long and circuitous journey from Bainbridge Island, Washington to Shalanki, in Transcarpathian Ukraine.  We will be searching for evidence of my grandfather, Benjamin Klein, ...

Jason's missive from 'merica #5., Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Jason's missive from 'merica #5.

A travel blog entry by jessicaollivier

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... had given me the weekend before, I played Beast to Jan’s Beauty (Jan had come prepared). We drove off the top of the island and crossed the sound at Kingston, hitting the I5 and heading east after about 2½ hours. The rain was coming down like ...

Jason's missive from 'merica #4., Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Jason's missive from 'merica #4.

A travel blog entry by jessicaollivier

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... and whose side she rarely left. Jess and Jan have spent the week at cross-fit, walking, visiting the zoo and generally enjoying the island. This weekend we are off to a tulip festival (I can’t say I’m overly keen but am told, even by ...

Sarah kicks Benny's butt at Pacman, Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Sarah kicks Benny's butt at Pacman

A travel blog entry by sarahannwebster

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... to play, which is another reason why I love him. Then, we went on the deck and took ridiculous photos of ourselves blowing in the wind. And before you could say BOO, the trip was over. We were on Bainbridge Island and on our way to Port Angeles. ...

bain-95, Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

bain-95

A travel blog entry by pedrobalobo

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passing ...

Jason's missive from 'merica #2., Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Jason's missive from 'merica #2.

A travel blog entry by jessicaollivier

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7th March 2013. The Seattle to Bainbridge Island ferry terminal is a dangerous place. Some of the IPA from Seattle’s many micro-breweries makes its way across the Sound to Bainbridge via the port. Some however doesn’t make it past Commuter ...

Light to dark, Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Light to dark

A travel blog entry by primaryendpoint

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... for Reykjavik in the afternoon daylight of Seattle.  It soon grew dark.  We weren't to see daylight again for many hours. Here's the first World's Superlative of the trip, captured on the Bainbridge-Seattle ferry.  See you in Iceland! ...

Mochi Celebration, Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Mochi Celebration

A travel blog entry by delores

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... but not loyal enough to reside in their own homes.   Now a proud outcome to a shameful event is happening on Bainbridge Island. The community is building a memorial to honor their Japanese American neighbors at the very spot where they boarded the ...

Jason's missive from 'merica #6, Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Jason's missive from 'merica #6

A travel blog entry by jessicaollivier

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... encountered 'rude Jason' dealing with the muppets in the mobile-'phone shop (typical sales-line: "Verizon has the best coverage on Bainbridge ma'am . . . and with the responsibility of a little child, you don't want to be without 'phone signal do you?") ...

Left home, came home, Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Left home, came home

A travel blog entry by primaryendpoint

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... sleep.  The multi-step trip at the other end went just as smoothly: Paul’s Car Service to Coleman Dock, ferry to Bainbridge, pickup by our neighbor Julie, home.  I extracted the secret key, unlocked the door, and we brought our bags into ...

Jason's missive from 'merica #1., Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Jason's missive from 'merica #1.

A travel blog entry by jessicaollivier

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... much and look forward to seeing you . . . please do keep in touch. We should have internet at home (14855 Phelps Road NE, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110, USA) and a land-line ( 1 206 201 3281) by Thursday. So take care and looking forward to speaking ...

Jason's missive from 'merica #9, Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Jason's missive from 'merica #9

A travel blog entry by jessicaollivier

... ranching holiday. Further to my missive from Alaska, everything here is so new. Janice’s husband Olly’s grandfather came to Bainbridge from Norway in 1907, bought a homestead (just down the road from us) and built the local church (based on ...

Hello from Day 6, Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Hello from Day 6

A travel blog entry by talesfromthevan

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... .       We finished our exploring there and finally made our way all the way up to Bainbridge, WA (a little island west of Seattle) to visit with some of Jacob's family. They welcomed us with open arms and lots of good ...

Jason's missive from 'merica #3., Bainbridge Island, United States travel blog

Jason's missive from 'merica #3.

A travel blog entry by jessicaollivier

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... buy-local thing. Even Safeway has vast selections of locally sourced food, beers etc. At the local Town & Country in Bainbridge, Island family farms come in and sell their own produce alongside the Kellogg’s and Heinz’ of the world. It ...

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