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Photos: Billionaire's 'superyacht' docks in Seattle

One of the world's largest private yachts docked at Pier 90 in Seattle this weekend after a $500,000 fuel-up. The German-made, 394-foot mega yacht (owned by 42-year old Russian billionaire banker Andrey Melnichenko and his wife) stopped in the Pacific Northwest after leaving Ketchikan, Alaska last week.

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Travel Photos: Take a trip to Friday Harbor House Photos: Take a trip to Friday Harbor House (Photo Gallery)

Just a short ferry ride away, Friday Harbor House, in the San Juan Islands, offers cozy rooms with a fireplace, an oversized jetted tub-for-two and more. Friday Harbor dining experience offers panoramic views of the San Juan Channel, ferry landing and marina at The Bluff Restaurant - Bar - Terrace.

Travel Wine, water & wonderful views in Leavenworth, WA Wine, water & wonderful views in Leavenworth, WA (Photo Gallery)

Once a thriving logging town, Leavenworth suffered and was nearly turned into a ghost town when the railroad re-routed in the 1920s. To save itself, the town decided on a redesign in the 1960s to resemble a Bavarian Village to attract tourists, and it worked!