Downtown Seattle, Seattle

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  • Seattle from Elliott Bay.
    Seattle from Elliott Bay.
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    Seattle waterfront from Elliott Bay.
    by worldkiwi
  • Downtown Seattle
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    Re; Keeping in touch via WWW. ...

    by lorino Written Aug 24, 2002

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    Favorite thing: Re; Keeping in touch via WWW. There are several cybercafes in the City Center area of Seattle (see link): http://www.cybercaptive.com/cgi-bin/cgiwrap/kireau/Inew. But, worry not if you do not expect to be in downtown Seattle. Whatever area you happen to be visiting in Washington State, nearly every library, community college, copy business (example: Kinko's) has internet access. This is the home of Microsoft afterall!
    For additional information re; Seattle, try www.seeseattle.org or also recent article about Seattle April'02 issue of Budget Travel, www.frommers.com.

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    I lived in bellingham,wa for a...

    by traveler_007 Written Aug 24, 2002

    Favorite thing: I lived in bellingham,wa for a few years and traveled the state,, mt. rainer, mt.st helens(a must see) the tulips blooming in the spring near mt. vernon,wa(a must) laconnor,wa! pike place market!, chuckanut dr(south of bellingham,a must) mt. baker glacier! (trail -hike 3hrs to the top..go past deming,wa to glaicer..turn right after you pass the town.. drive in 8mi to trail head.. dont miss this hike!)any ferry to the san jaun islands-go!! vancouver..gas town, U.b.C. archaological museum!(a must on ubc campus)

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    See the city by foot. Over the...

    by Deborah_Bagg Written Aug 24, 2002

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    Favorite thing: See the city by foot. Over the last five years, the downtown area has had a major make-over. Every year big business and buildings move in and make Seattle more modern and beautiful. One can do a lot of financial damage here. We boast a Nike Town, Nordstrom, Planet Hollywood, Eddie Bauer, and hundreds of other big and small shops. Check out some of the new specialty shops in the Belltown area, or see a local band perform in Pioneer Square.

    Fondest memory: When I am away from home, I mostly miss the cool weather and awesome food. You can get any kind of food here, and I mean any kind. Thai is popular here, as is our great seafood. If you love seafood, don't leave town without having some Alaskan Halibut or Salmon.

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    Great views from the Elliott Bay Water Taxi.

    by worldkiwi Written Sep 10, 2006

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    Seattle waterfront from Elliott Bay.
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    Favorite thing: I had glorious weather for most of my stay in Seattle. The day I took the 'Water Taxi' across Elliott Bay from Pier 55, the views of the city skyline were wonderful. Here are a couple of photos.

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    • Budget Travel

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    The city is beautifull and it...

    by lucyguajardo Written Sep 12, 2002

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    Favorite thing: The city is beautifull and it buildings are amazing. You must be care because it's some kind of unsecurity like any big city.

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    I stopped to look at what I...

    by bluefelt Written Aug 26, 2002

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    Favorite thing: I stopped to look at what I thought was a glove on the sidewalk, but it's really a brass glove embedded in cement!

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    Pikes Market, Space Needle,...

    by melemeday Written Aug 25, 2002

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    Favorite thing: Pikes Market, Space Needle, Bruce Lee's grave sight

    Fondest memory: Seeing Mount Ranier behind the downtown skyline...

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    Walk around the city, hang out...

    by rids Written Aug 25, 2002

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    Favorite thing: Walk around the city, hang out on a bench, drink a coffee outside, watch people, talk to people. Seattle has a real city feel, but it is pretty laid back.

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    We were wandering around the...

    by maryinutopia Written Aug 24, 2002

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    Favorite thing: We were wandering around the streets and enjoying the many malls and shops. We came upon this contest where they were creating images in sand - yes, sand sculpture!

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