Things to See and Do in Seattle

Washington, Seattle Guide (B): Things to See and Do in Seattle

Seattle, the largest city in the Pacific Northwest, is home to some of the world’s most well known companies: Starbucks, Microsoft, and Amazon to name just a few. Also famously known as the birthplace of Jimi Hendrix and Grunge, music plays a large part in the Seattle scene. Oh, and maybe it’s worth mentioning that for 26 years it was home to yours truly. Yes, I spent my formative years listening to the aforementioned grunge and stomping around town in the unofficial official uniform of the PNW: a hoodie and Doc Martens.

It’s been 18 years since I’ve called the Emerald City home, but family and close connections guarantee that I visit regularly.

By no means a comprehensive list I’ve grouped this Rain City guide by neighborhood. Featuring quirky shops, activities, places to eat, and plenty of street art, I hope you’ll find some fun new ideas and of course there are few old favorites listed here as well.

Located south of Downtown, Georgetown was Seattle’s first neighborhood. The area has a vibe, which to me fell somewhere between industrial and quirky Seattle hipster. There are multiple eateries to choose from, a chocolate factory, a record store, and even a trailer park mall to explore. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Things to See and Do in Seattle
Guide Location: USA » Seattle
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Jules Maes Saloon   SoDo Track   Century Link Field   Safeco Field   Pike Place Market   The Gum Wall   Seattle Waterfront   The Seattle Aquarium   The Seattle Great Wheel   Olympic Sculpture Park   The Crocodile   Two Bells Tavern   The Seattle Center   The MoPop Museum   Neumos   Wallingford   Archie McPhee   The Fremont Troll   The Woodland Park Zoo   The Space Needle   Pacific Science Center   Children’s Museum   Chihuly Gardens  
Author: Hilary Gudgel
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