Founded in the late 19th century by industrious Danish, Norwegian, and Swedish loggers and fishermen and annexed by Seattle in 1907, Ballard still maintains an identity distinct and separate from the rest of city. Shop around for reasonably-priced but fresh seafood at the Sunday Farmers Market or Fisherman’s Terminal which does not cater to tourists. Drink like a Scandinavian after a hard day of physical labour at Copper Gate where a Viking longship doubles as the bar or try go ape at Noble Fir, a wilderness hiking themed bar. Then, head over to Tractor Tavern where you can bob your head to top-notch shows from regional and touring bands alike.Apartments Roommates
Join Nooklyn as we feature awesome women who are blazing trails in NYC. Here we profile Oona, a young female sushi chef who is breaking barriers in an industry steeped in tradition.
Ah, book shopping. The only form of consumerism that, by the time I’m sliding my credit card into the chip reader and there’s no turning back, still has me feeling like I’ve done something right.
Let’s be real — when you need a solid heart-to-heart with Mother Nature, you have to get out of the city.