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Northwest Kid Trips Books

Published on: January 01, 2014

Northwest Kid Trips by Lora Shinn

Northwest Kid Trips
By Lora Shinn

Price: $19.95

Paperback, 250 pages

ISBN: 978-0-9823454-3-6

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Description

What do families really want when they travel? Maximum fun with minimum hassle. Northwest Kid Trips serves it up with humor, a sense of adventure, and sensitivity to family-budget issues, guiding travelers through four vibrant Northwest cities. Packed with ideas and itineraries that are uniquely geared for families with children in tow, this book offers the best options for sleeping, eating and sightseeing, then piles on fun facts about locations, including nicknames, movies and books, and famous locals and locales.

Shunning national chains, this book focuses on the quirky, intimate and kid-approved experiences that make for a memorable – and uniquely Northwest – family vacation.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Planning Your Trip

  • When to Go Where
  • Saving Money
  • Sample NW routes
  • Facts at a Glance

Portland

  • Suggested Itineraries
  • Six Things You Must Do in Portland
  • Travel Information
  • Calendar of Events
  • Getting There
  • Getting Around
  • Essentials
  • Neighborhoods:
    Downtown/Chinatown 
    Pearl/Northwest Portland
    Sellwood 
    Alberta 
    Around Portland
  • Getaway: Mt. Hood Loop
  • Getaway: Cannon Beach
  • Getaway: Astoria

Seattle

  • Suggested Itineraries
  • Five Things You Must Do in Seattle
  • Travel Information
  • Calendar of Events
  • Getting There
  • Getting Around
  • Essentials
  • Neighborhoods:
    Downtown

    Seattle Center and Queen Anne

    Greenwood/Phinney

    Ballard

    Fremont

    West Seattle

    Around Seattle
  • Getaway: Bainbridge Island

Vancouver

  • Suggested Itineraries
  • Six Things You Must Do in Vancouver
  • Travel Information
  • Calendar of Events
  • Getting There
  • Getting Around
  • Essentials
  • Neighborhoods:
    Downtown, West End (Stanley Park) 
    Granville Island 
    Kitsilano 
    Riley Park 
    Chinatown 
    The Drive

    Around Vancouver
  • Getaway: Whistler

Victoria

  • Suggested Itineraries
  • Five Things You Must Do in Victoria
  • Travel Information
  • Calendar of Events
  • Getting There
  • Getting Around
  • Essentials
  • Neighborhoods: 
    Downtown 
    Inner Harbour and James Bay 
    Fort Street 
    Oak Bay 
    Around Victoria

  • Getaway: San Juan Island

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