Seattle, WA, USA, Tourism and leisure

Uploaded by hmarevalo on 05.03.2011

The Space Needle is a tower in Seattle, Washington and is a symbol of that region.
With a Christmas tree at the top of the Tower by Fiests, today is first of year
The Space Needle is located in the Seattle Center, a Park with many attractions
The Tower is 184 meters high and the center of gravity is located at 1 meter from ground level.
The Harry Potter Pavilion with a three-dimensional film debut in those days.
Built to withstand winds of 320 kmh and earthquakes of 9.5 magnitude on the Richter scale
Beautiful ornaments for the holidays, near the entrance to the Space Needle.
City night views from outside the Circular restaurant of the Space Needle.
The horseshoe buildings are of a Bill Gates and his wife Melinda Foundation.
We returned the next day, we see the beautiful fountain and Key Arena Women's basketball Stadium
Billionaire Paul Allen (Microsoft co-founder) donated the building of Science Fiction.
It was designed by architect Frank Gehry and opened in 2000. Is covered with colored titanium.
Seattle Elevated Train runs inside the building and ends its tour at the Seattle Center.
Attractions: the chair of command of Captain Kirk, sci-fi classic and most famous sci-fi films
Frank Gehry built of titanium other works, such as the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Spain.
Location and description of the many entertainment in the Seattle Center.
The view of Seattle and its surroundings from the outside of the Space Needle. Gorgeous scenery!
The Bay we see is Puget Sound, an income of Pacific Ocean water
In the background the snow-capped Olympic National Park, near the Pacific Ocean.
Lake Union, which communicates with the ocean and Lake Washington, located to the east.
Horseshoe buildings under construction are a Foundation of Bill Gates and his wife Melinda.
The City Centre and on the right Mount Rainier, 80 kilometers away!.
It is an exceptional day, so may see Mount Rainier, which is part of a National Park
Ferries depart from the Center of Seattle to Cities of the Region, connected by water
We left the Seattle Center and we will take a ship of excursion to travel from water.
A beautiful fountain next to the Seattle Aquarium, we are walking to pier 55, where leaves the ship.
One of the cruises that goes from the Bay of Puget Sound, a water inlet of the Pacific
The Spirit of Seattle, the cruise where we did the tour. A beautiful day, with low temperature.
We are traveling parallel to the docks to see the buildings built on them.
Behind the dock is the center of the City of Seattle, with beautiful buildings.
The Seattle Aquarium occupies one of the docks, very interesting to see the flora and fauna of the Region
A beautiful hotel, built on the waterfront, which has not had the acceptance that their owners thought ...
Beautiful office buildings close to Seattle Center and along the Bay, a magnificent view.
The Cruise is turning to start back, we return away from the coast to compare the paths
A giant container ship, which each container carries is a maximum security secret!
And work on the cranes is very well-paid. A beautiful walk through Seattle and surrounding areas!