Northwest Kid Trips: Portland, Seattle, Victoria, Vancouver by Lora ShinnNorthwest Kid Trips: Portland, Seattle, Victoria, Vancouver by Lora Shinn

Northwest Kid Trips: Portland, Seattle, Victoria, Vancouver

byLora Shinn

Paperback | April 5, 2010

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Lora Shinn is an award-winning freelance writer and the author of more than 200 magazine articles in national publications. She lives in Seattle.
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Title:Northwest Kid Trips: Portland, Seattle, Victoria, VancouverFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:250 pages, 8.56 × 5.58 × 0.38 inShipping dimensions:8.56 × 5.58 × 0.38 inPublished:April 5, 2010Publisher:ParentMapLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0982345437

ISBN - 13:9780982345436

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction: Planning Your Trip
When to Go Where
Saving Money
Sample NW routes: 3 Days, 5 Days, 7 Days, 14 Days with Maps
Facts at a Glance
U.S. Holidays
Canadian Holidays
Measurements
Phone Calls
Currency and Spending Money
Taxes
Child Car Seat Regulations
Entry into the U.S.
Entry into Canada
Temperatures
Packing for Kids

2. Portland
Planning Your Trip
Itinerary: 1 Day, 2 Days, 5 Days, 7 Days
Sample Itineraries for Families by Type: Active, Cultural,
Foodie, History, and by Age
Five Things You Must Do in Portland
Travel Information
Famous Portlanders
Calendar of Events
Safety
Portland Nicknames
Getting There
Getting Around
Essentials: Medical Contact Info, Laundry, Pharmacies
Downtown/Pearl: Do, Play, Eat, Shop
Alberta: Do, Play, Eat, Shop
Mississippi: Do, Play, Eat, Shop
Hawthorne: Do, Play, Eat, Shop
Sellwood: Do, Play, Eat, Shop
Around Town: Do, Play, Eat, Shop
Escape: Cannon Beach and Astoria: Do, Play, Eat, Shop

3. Seattle
Planning Your Trip
Itinerary: 1 Day, 2 Days, 5 Days, 7 Days.
Sample Itineraries for Families by Type: Active, Cultural,
Foodie, History, and by Age
Five Things You Must Do in Seattle
Travel Information
Famous Seattle
Calendar of Events
Safety
Seattle Nicknames
Getting There

Getting Around
Essentials: Medical Contact Info, Laundry, Pharmacies
Downtown: Do, Play, Eat, Shop
Ballard: Do, Play, Eat, Shop
Phinney and Greenwood: Do, Play, Eat, Shop
Fremont: Do, Play, Eat, Shop
West Seattle: Do, Play, Eat, Shop
Around Town: Do, Play, Eat, Shop
Escape: Bainbridge Island: Do, Play, Eat, Shop

4. Vancouver
Planning Your Trip
Itinerary: 1 Day, 2 Days, 5 Days, 7 Days.
Sample Itineraries for Families by Type: Active,
Cultural, Foodie, History, and by Age
Five Things You Must Do in Vancouver
Travel Information
Famous Vancouverites
Calendar of Events
Safety
Vancouver Nicknames
Getting There
Getting Around
Essentials: Medical Contact Info, Laundry, Pharmacies
Downtown and Chinatown: Do, Play, Eat, Shop,Sleep
Granville Island: Do, Play, Eat, Shop,Sleep
Kitsilano: Do, Play, Eat, Shop,Sleep
Main: Do, Play, Eat, Shop
The Drive: Do, Play, Eat, Shop
About and Around Vancouver: Do, Play, Eat, Shop
Escape: Whistler: Do, Play, Eat, Shop

5. Victoria
Planning Your Trip
Itinerary: 1 Day, 2 Days, 5 Days, 7 Days.
Sample Itineraries for Families by Type: Active,
Cultural, Foodie, History, and by Age
Five Things You Must Do in Victoria
Travel Information
Famous Victorians
Calendar of Events
Safety
Victoria Nicknames
Getting There
Getting Around
Essentials: Medical Contact Info, Laundry, Pharmacies
Inner Harbour: Do, Play, Eat, Shop,Sleep
Downtown: Do, Play, Eat, Shop,Sleep
Fort St. and Oak Bay: Do, Play, Eat, Shop,Sleep
Around Town: Do, Play, Eat, Shop
Escape: San Juan Island: Do, Play, Eat, Shop