Seattle, a cutting-edge Pacific Rim city, has set a benchmark in the list of ‘great US metropolises'. It is the northernmost city that is located between the saltwater Puget Sound (west side) and freshwater Lake Washington (east side). The Emerald City exudes a kind of spectral beauty that is awe-inspiring. In Seattle, the outdoors lurks beyond the city’s gaze, with hiking trails, mountain trekking trails, winter sports - skiing and snowboarding spots and lots more. The city is well known for its hearty heavy coffee consumption, and is the founder of Starbucks.
The economy of Seattle is primarily propelled by a perfect blend of older industrial companies and new high tech software companies. Large companies, such as Amazon.com, Startbucks, Nordstrom are headquartered in Seattle and dominate the city's business landscape. Adorned with natural beauty and greenery – mountains, beaches, forests, and coupled with captivating attractions to explore -
All these and more make a trip to Seattle so rewarding.
We have put together a Seattle Travel Guide to help you make the most of your stay in this charming city.
Map of Seattle