The day after hiking on Mount Rainier we headed into downtown Seattle to explore more of this city. After we had slept in, that is. Ahhh…. During our time here we stayed in the Green Lake area of Seattle, which is outside the city center, but very pleasant and an easy drive or bus ride into the city. More info on our accommodations at the end of this post. We had to give up our rental car today so we drove it to Hertz in the city and said good-bye. Next on the agenda was a visit to Pike Place Market. This was Teresa’s first visit here so we spent some time looking through shops, checking out the vendors selling fresh produce, flowers, and seafood,…