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Scarecrow on Seattle: SPREZZATURA: CELEBRATING THE PIKE PLACE MARKET

Our guide is "Honorary Mayor of The Market" Michael Yeager, who quickly explains the title (a video companion to his book, An Insider's Tour of The Market) means "a genius at being" in Italian. He begins his journey at what I thought was an unconventional staring point: The Aquarium. From there, he travels up the Hillclimb, past El Puerco Lloron, down Post Alley and the Gum Wall, then up in to the heart of the Market.

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