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DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guides: Seattle by Eric Amrine

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The Eastside

  1. Floating Bridges

    Lake Washington’s famous floating bridges, Interstate 90 and State Route 520, connect Seattle with Bellevue and the Eastside. Both highways resemble ordinary bridges except for the middle portions, which rest on the water’s surface above air-filled pontoons that support tons of traffic and concrete. Occasional windstorms push waves of water onto the road, creating back-ups for commuters.

    Floating bridges
  2. Kirkland

    Once a small rural town across Lake Washington, Kirkland has grown into a sprawling suburb with resident ...

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