Seattle’s onetime gritty seaport is now a cosmopolitan hub bursting with gourmet coffee, fine brews and an invigorating, trendy consciousness. The city’s splendid natural setting and lively community spirit provide plenty of fun that won’t empty your wallet.
While Seattle is best known for its grunge musical style, it’s been on the cutting edge of music since Vaudeville days in the mid-1800s. Learn about the groups that were instrumental in fostering Seattle’s music scene at the Museum of Pop Culture downtown, then walk in their footsteps by visiting their old stomping grounds.
Think Seattle’s all rainy weather and coffee shops? You’re not totally wrong – it’s got plenty of both those things – but the Emerald City is also so much more. And dreary or sunny, morning, noon or night, we’ve got some locally approved destinations that are perfect for your upcoming trip.