Washington Oregon & the Pacific Northwest - Seattle (PDF Chapter)
This is the Seattle chapter from Lonely Planet’s Washington, Oregon & the Pacific Northwest guidebook.
Combine the brains of Portland with the beauty of Vancouver and you’ll get something approximating Seattle. It’s hard to believe that the Pacific Northwest’s largest metropolis was considered a ‘secondary’ US city until the 1980s.
- experience the iconic Pike Place Market, from the charismatic fish throwers to the creative – but disgusting – gum wall
- ponder the shimmering glass art at Chihuly Garden & Glass
- go to the top of the Space Needle – just because it’s there
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Sights, Activities, Courses, Sleeping, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment and Shopping.
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