Sleeping in Seattle (Part 2): Deciding to stay put.

Landscape of Seattle space needle, puget sound, and Mt. Olympus during sunset
Photo by Eric Zhang on Unsplash

It began as a 10-day visit with a friend. I planned places to see and things to do, the typical must-see spots on any traveler’s “Seattle sight-seeing” list.

I joined a meetup group to connect with people at some local events. I see every place I travel to as an opportunity to meet people. My goal is always to create genuine relationships, expand my community, and grow my…