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New Tulip Festival Video

See the video on Youtube Last year we began working with a video producer, Erik Egerdahl to create a video that showcased our Tulip Festival Tour. Utilizing interviews and drone footage (yes we had permission), we think you’ll like the … Continue reading

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Best Places to Take Family Christmas Photos in Seattle

Seattle is a picturesque city and there are so many great locations to get that perfect Christmas family photo. Here are a couple of ideas of locations that we like to help bring in the holiday memories. Pike Place Market … Continue reading

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Ghosts, Coffee and Food at Pike Place Market

Everyone at Shutter Tours is a certified photo junkie, and I would bet that all of our employees are either thinking about photography or working on images as I write this. Part of the purpose of the blog is to share … Continue reading

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“The Birdman” at Pike Place Market.

By Shutter Tours Guide – Valentina Vitols Bello Updated October 19, 2018 to add video This is our second interview in the “Meet the Market” series. More than a year ago,  I was wandering around Pike Place Market for the … Continue reading

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Planting Tulip Bulbs In The Skagit Valley

Planting Tulips at Roozengaarde and Tulip Town in Mt. Vernon, WA is a labor-intensive endeavor. Here’s a look at the work that goes into the planting season for beautiful Spring colors. Continue reading

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Boeing Factory Tours

Shutter Tour offers tours to the Boeing factory in Everett, Washington with the opportunity to learn the history of the Boeing Company and how they shaped the Seattle economy and ushered in the Jet Age. Continue reading

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Mega Ship the Norwegian Bliss in Seattle

Norwegian Cruise Lines launched the Norwegian Bliss in April 2018 and had its christening ceremony on May 30, in Seattle. Ranked amongst the 10 largest cruise vessels in the world, the Bliss is now cruising between Seattle and Alaska on 7-day … Continue reading

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How to Get to Snoqualmie Falls Without a Car

Do you want to make a quick escape to Snoqualmie Falls near Seattle? There are a number of ways to get there from downtown Seattle without a car. Take A Tour First, we like to think our Snoqualmie Falls and … Continue reading

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Seattle Space Needle Facts

There is nothing more iconic in Seattle than the Space Needle and we think this should be a stop on your visit to the city. Continue reading

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The Best Ways to Get to Downtown Seattle from Seatac Airport

Here is a list of options to go from Seatac Airport to Seattle and back. 1. Ride the Light Rail If you don’t mind wheeling your luggage, this is the best and cheapest way to go. The light station rail is … Continue reading

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