Holiday lights in Seattle

As I was spending Christmas holidays at home, I compiled a list of places to go see the holiday lights in/around Seattle. Enchant ChristmasThis is one of the largest Xmas lights shows in US and it came to Seattle for the first time.Viewing hours : Nov 23 – Dec 30th, 4 PM – 10 PMAttractions:…

Diablo lake Vista Point

Diablo Lake is a reservoir in the North Cascade mountains of northern Washington state, United States. It is 3 hours road trip from Redmond. The unique, intense turquoise hue of the lake’s water is attributed to the surrounding glaciers that grind rocks into a fine powder that is carried into the lake through creeks. That fine powder stays suspended in the lake, giving the water its…

Mt St. Helens National Volcanic Monument

On May 18, 1980, Mount St. Helens Erupted, shaken by an earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale. Mt St Helens Visitor center is 2 hours drive from Redmond WA. It is perfect for a sunny day trip. Visitor Center: Get the maps and newsletter from here. There is a snack shop at the visitor…

Bainbridge Island, WA

Bainbridge Island is a city in Kitsap County, Washington, United States. It is a beautiful place full of nature, best for a weekend getaway from Seattle. The Seattle–Bainbridge ferry is a ferry route across Puget Sound between Seattle and Bainbridge Island, Washington. It’s just 35 minutes by ferry from Seattle. Bloedel Reserve is an inspiring…

Get a job by doing it the right way!

New to Seattle/USA? Here are some Pointers on how to start with your job search: Upload your updated resume on all job portals: Monster, Dice, ZipRecruiter, Indeed, Careerbuilder, Stack overflow (I got my first Microsoft vendor job through that, in Azure!!). Keep updating your profile every week(every day if possible). Updating means making a small…

Crystal Mountain in Summers

Family visiting you? Don’t forget to give them the beautiful experience of Gondola Ride to Crystal Mountain!

In Quest for Adventures….

This picture of Mount Rainier was clicked at a viewpoint, on the way to Crystal Mountain. I met a couple out on an expedition on this motorbike, in quest of adventures. Though Mount Rainier is hiding behind clouds,I couldn’t resist clicking this picture! In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Quest”    

Pure = Nature

The Hoh area is a mixture of colors so pure and primitive, they are nearly impossible to photograph. From the deep greens of the rainforest, to the eternally wet browning black of the soil, the hues of the Hoh are only found in this temperate rainforest. The most common types of trees that grow in…