Just a short drive up Interstate 5 from the center of Seattle, North Seattle apartments for rent are part of a bustling suburban landscape. Your community is made up of vertically and horizontally running side streets that are numbered in order for navigational convenience. In the center of your new neighborhood are a diverse array of stores and eateries.
Getting from one location to another in your community will be a simple task with the accessible public transit that runs up and down 5th Avenue and the main thoroughfare of Northeast Northgate Way.
If you're looking to engage in some retail therapy, you may want to head to the nearby Northgate Mall, which has more than 130 different stores such as JC Penney, Wet Seal and Nordstrom. For fun and fancy gadgets, you can check out Brookstone and for sweet-smelling bathroom decor, there is a Bed Bath and Beyond.
You and the little ones can enjoy relaxing afternoons playing on the well-kept grass at Northgate Park. For your budding adolescents, they'll have no problem making new friends at the Northgate Community Center. There they can participate in one of the the Seattle Parks Teens programs, which grants them fun recreational activities like hiking, kayaking, flag football and even cooking. The Community Center also has a database for summer jobs geared toward kids their age.
Other great means of recreational opportunities for your kids include the West Lake Dance Center as well as MKG Martial Arts International, both of which are just a short drive away from your North Seattle apartment.
If you're looking to get a quick and affordable meal, you have a slew of options. For Asian-style cuisine there is Thai Fusion Bistro and Panda Express, or if Mexican food is more to your liking, then you can dine at Azteca and Chipotle.
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