Seattle Vacation Travel Guide | Expedia

Seattle Vacation Travel Guide | Expedia

Real Estate Tips:
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3 Popular Attractions In Washington

  • Chihuly Garden and Glass: Art museum in Seattle, Washington.
  • Washington State Facts:

    • Starbucks, the biggest coffee chain in the world was founded in Seattle.
    • Property tax was the first tax levied in the state of Washington and its collection accounts for about 30 percent of Washington’s total state and local revenue.The state of Washington is one of only seven states that does not levy a personal income tax.
    • The land that is now the city of Seattle has been inhabited for at least 4,000 years.
    • There’s a giant troll crushing a Volkswagen living under the George Washington Bridge.
    Spokane, Washington
    City of Spokane
    Downtown Spokane from Palisades Park
    Upper Spokane Falls flowing by snxw meneɂ
    Centennial Trail through Downtown Spokane
    Riverfront Park
    Manito Park
    Monroe Street Bridge
    Official logo of Spokane, Washington

    Nickname(s):

    The Lilac City
    Motto(s):

    Creative by Nature

    Interactive map of Spokane
    Coordinates:

    47°39′32″N 117°25′30″W / 47.65889°N 117.42500°W / 47.65889; -117.42500Coordinates: 47°39′32″N 117°25′30″W / 47.65889°N 117.42500°W / 47.65889; -117.42500

    Country United States
    State Washington
    County Spokane
    Founded 1873[1]
    Incorporated November 29, 1881
    Founded by James Glover[1]
    Named for Spokane people
    Government

    •Type Mayor–council
    •Body Spokane City Council
    •Mayor Nadine Woodward (R)
    Area

    City 69.50sqmi (179.99km2)
    •Land 68.76sqmi (178.09km2)
    •Water 0.74sqmi (1.91km2) 1.28%
    Elevation

    1,843ft (562m)
    Population

    City 228,989
    •Rank US: 97th
    •Density 3,300/sqmi (1,300/km2)
    Urban

    486,225 (US: 82nd)
    Metro

    585,784 (US: 99th)
    CSA

    757,146[3] (US: 67th)[3]
    Demonym(s) Spokanite
    Time zone UTC−8 (PST)
    •Summer (DST) UTC−7 (PDT)
    ZIP Codes
    Zip codes[5]
    Area code(s) 509
    Official tree Ponderosa Pine
    GNIS feature ID 1512683[6]
    Website my.spokanecity.org

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    Seattle – an evergreen city no stranger to fun and flair! Follow our trip through Seattle and get some tips and inspiration to plan your own!

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    Welcome to #Seattle, a city that straddles the modern world and the natural one.

    When the sun comes out, you’re in for the perfect photo op, where blue skies and calm seas surround classic architecture and striking modern buildings. Take in a view of the city from the Observation Deck of Smith Tower, then head down to the waterfront for incredible seafood and harbor cruises.

    #Visit the world-famous Pike Place Market, home to fresh catches, local produce, and yes, the world’s first Starbucks®. From there, explore the great outdoors at Woodland Park Zoo, full of recreated savannahs and tropical rainforests. Explore Olympic National Park a few hours away and meander through its scenic, wooded beauty.

    Round out your Seattle #vacation with Ruby Beach. Look out to the ocean, watch the sunset, and know you’re in one of the most beautiful cities in the world.

    For now, we hope you enjoy watching this #travel #guide as much as we enjoyed making it.

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    0:00 – Seattle
    0:50 – Smith Tower and Pioneer Square
    1:02 – Seattle Waterfront
    1:30 – Alki Beach
    1:54 – Pike Place Market
    2:23 – Lake Union
    2:37 – Woodland Park Zoo
    2:51 – Seattle Museum of Flight
    3:06 – Kerry Park
    3:35 – Space Needle
    4:03 – Mount Rainier National Park
    4:29 – Olympic National Park
    4:46 – Ruby Beach

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