Seattle (Lonely Planet City Guide)
Lonely Planet Seattle
Wander Pike Place Market and find the perfect lunch spot (but watch for fish flying overhead)
Get a bird’s-eye view of the city from the charmingly retro Space Needle March to the beat of your own drummer in the Fremont Solstice Parade Indulge your vampire fantasies with a trip to Forks, of Twilight fame
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We especially enjoyed the Fremont walk (p90-91).
The downtown architecture walk (p52-53) was "ok", the best part being the Seattle library main branch. Make sure to go when it's open.
Other Seattle highlights:
- Ballard Locks (aka Hiram M Chittenden Locks) and Fish Ladder (though we only saw a handful of fish)
- International Area (and Uwajimaya)
- Snoqualmie Falls (but the trail down to the base just closed and will be closed for the next 4 years for renovation!)
- the city vie ...more