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Eastside Explorations | Alaska Airlines Magazine


 Section from "Destination: Seattle" from Alaska Airlines Magazine:

Old World winemaking virtuosity was paired with New World ingenuity and grapes to create the flavorful 2013 Eroica Riesling I'm tasting, its gold-green color evoking sunshine and grapevines. A friend and I are experiencing the Ultimate Tour and Tasting at Chateau Ste. Michell ( in Woodinville wine country, part of a region known as the Eastside because it's east of Lake Washington. The winery, just 20 miles northeast of Seattle, is one of the 100-plus wineries and tasting rooms in Woodinville wine country ( We were intrigued by the Eroica's lime and tangerine bouquet... 

The Bellevue Collection

This upscale shopping-dining-entertainment-night-life complex compromises Bellevue Square, Bellevue Place and Lincoln Square. Choose from 250 shops, 30 sit-down restaurants, a 16-screen cinema, Lucky Strike Lanes bowling, and Parlor Billiards & Ultralounge/Parlor Live Comedy Club. Many visitors plan an entire vacation around exploring this mega-attraction (

Bellevue Arts Museum

The Bellevue Arts Museum ( displays objects designed for everyday use, alone with examples of cutting-edge art, furniture and jewelry from local and international sources. The exhibit "Read My Pins: The Madeleine Albright Collection"--organized by the Museum of Arts and Design in New York, and on view in Bellevue through June 7--displays 200-plus pins the former U.S. secretary of state wore to make diplomatic statements or just for fun...

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