Sunday, April 29, 2007

Lake Washington

After our visit to Google Land, we visited Kirkland Waterfront. Kirkland is on the shores of Lake Washington; across the water is Seattle. At the edge of the waterfront park, there stands an apartment building where there is a guarantee that no new development will obscure the view:

Christmas 2005 we went on a boat tour of Seattle. We learned that there are six people for every boat in the Seattle area. (We also learned that Seattle sells the most sunglasses per capita than any other American city - go figure with its reputation for rainy days.) Kirkland, of course, has many boat docks including at the waterfront park. This is THE place to go if you have a dream of owning a boat.

We were captivated with the sunset on this day.

Here's what we saw:

A family portrait:

I found a boat that suited my fancy....

And off we went....