Federal WayFederal Way is a city in King County in the Puget Sound region of Washington State. With a population of nearly 90,000, Federal Way is one of Seattle's largest suburbs. Federal Way is home to the world headquarters of Weyerhaeuser and World Vision.
Federal Way is less than 10 miles south of Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, and is located along Interstate 5 and reaches to Puget Sound.
By public transitLike the rest of the Seattle Area, Federal Way is served by King County Metro Transit and Sound Transit as well as being the northernmost service area of Pierce Transit. The transportation hub in Federal Way is the Federal Way Transit Center on South 317th St. The FWTC offers routes with service to Sea-Tac Intl. Airport, Seattle, Tacoma, Bellevue, Puyallup, and other surrounding cities.
The City of Federal Way has a huge population of Korean Americans and used to host the annual Hanwoori Korean Festival, which was a huge event sponsored by the City of Federal Way, Washington State, and various business organizations.
address: 2515 S 336th StAn outdoor museum of living art with more than 50 outstanding bonsai trees elegantly displayed in a beautiful woodland setting. Free tours Sunday at 1PM.
phone: +1 253-838-4646address: 2525 S 336th StOver 10,000 rhododendrons grow in a beautiful woodland setting covering 22 acres. The garden displays over 700 species native to four continents.
phone: +1 253 661-8000address: 36201 Enchanted Parkway SOperated by Six Flags, it is the main attraction in Federal Way, being the only existing water amusement park in Western Washington.
Redondo Beach A place to enjoy Puget Sound.
phone: +1 253 275-3303address: 1928 S CommonsMall where the first Cinnabon opened.
phone: +1 253 528-0500address: 31217 Pacific Hwy SLarge market for Asian groceries and other imported goods.
phone: +1 253 529-9292address: 31845 Gateway Center Blvd SAtmospheric restaurant with an Indic menu.
phone: +1 206 460-5942address: 32085 Pacific Hwy SWestern Washington chain of doughnut bakeries.
phone: +1 253 838-2688address: 32921 1st Ave SChinese restaurant available for banquets and catering.
phone: +1 253 661-6161address: 32925 1st Ave SIndependent pizza joint with a rock music theme.
phone: +1 253 945-0012address: 1108 S 322nd PCafe that also serves light diner fare.
phone: +1 253 661-9915address: 33120 Pacific Hwy SAuthentic, family-owned taqueria.
Federal Way is best known for its Korean Cuisine, thanks to the high concentration of Korean Americans living in the city.
Recommended Korean Restaurants:
Mirak, Shin Sung, Kokkiri
Recommended Japanese Restaurants:
Akasaka, Koharu, Hanabi
Recommended Thai Restaurants:
phone: +1 253 941-6000address: 31611 20th Avenue S
phone: +1 253 529-0200address: 31910 Gateway Center Blvd. South
phone: +1 253 838-3164address: 34827 Pacific Hwy S.