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    Arty, alternative Seattle might rain like India during monsoon season at times, but there’s little else depressing about it. From the iconic Space Needle (only worth ascending should the weather be dramatically better than average, unless you want to be staring at the insight of a cloud or watching raindrops drip off the window) to a lively outdoor culture and fashionable coffee & nightlife scene, anyone who likes things up to the minute and different is going to love this city.

    Seattle’s a very green city – it should be, considering the water that falls on it – and when you do get a sunny day, walking the city centre and exploring the numerous public gardens with a warm, well-made coffee in hand is the perfect way to use it. There’s a wetland zoo and a waterfall garden, an aquarium and an impressive monorail to cruise round it all on. When you’re done with the inner city natural sites, climb into a kayak and explore the harbor, take a ferry to beautiful Bainridge Island, or hop on a mountain bike and head out into the wild.

    Pike Place Market is a wonderful taste of the Seattle of old, hosting farm products and seafood that you can have cooked up in a nearby restaurant. The harbor walk is another must see, with plenty of excursions around the bay on offer, as well as that aquarium, where you’ll find a mammoth octopus and even a coastal tide pool. Head for Pioneer Square for another historic take on Seattle, filled with art galleries and high-class boutique shopping amongst the traditional buildings.

    The ‘fish ladders’, which allow salmon to swim up the Ballard Locks into the freshwater above Puget Sound, are another unique Seattle attraction carefully laid open to the visitor, but it’s the lively, playful, art-focused attitude that has most visitors loving this city.

    There's no reason for a visitor to limit his/her scope to the downtown area. There are plenty of noteworthy sites and activities in Seattle's quirky neighborhoods. From street art and Theo chocolates in Fremont to art museums and kayaking in the University District. Ballard, Capitol Hill, and the Central District are each worth their own visits as well.

    Whether you want to pretend to be Frasier and peruse the light opera scene and high-end coffee shops, or just enjoy a modern, nature-tinged city at its best, there’s plenty here to keep you going, and plenty in the way of motivational caffeine stops, too.
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    • Madison Centre
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    • Seattle Public Library
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      The Seattle Public Library (SPL) is the public library system serving Seattle, Washington, USA. It was officially established by the city in 1890, though there had been efforts to start a Seattle library as early as 1868. There are 26 branches in the system, most of them named after the neighborhoods in which they are located. Also included are Mobile Services and the Central Library (opened 2004, designed by Rem Koolhaas). The Seattle Public Library also founded, and until July 2008 administere...
    • Daniels Recital Hall
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      Daniels Recital Hall, formerly the First Methodist Episcopal Church, is a preserved church sanctuary that has been re-purposed into a recital hall. It was built in 1908 on the northeast corner of Fifth Avenue and Marion Street in Seattle, Washington, United States. The recital hall opened in 2009 hosting concerts that use the already existing church acoustics. The hall is owned by Nitze-Stagen & Co. who saved it in a deal that was met with the First Methodist Episcopal Church. This deal brou...
    • Rainier Club
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    • The Mark (Seattle)
      0.13 Km from Seattle
      The Mark (previously Fifth and Columbia Tower) is a 660-foot (200 m)-tall skyscraper that is under construction in Seattle, Washington. It will consist of 44 floors and be completed in April 2017. It was designed by Zimmer Gunsul Frasca and is being developed by Daniels Real Estate. When the building is completed it will be the fifth tallest building in Seattle, and the tallest building completed since 1990. To achieve LEED Gold standards it will have a system to capture rainwater for reuse, a 3...
    • Foster/White Gallery
      0.68 Km from Seattle
      thumbnail Foster/White Gallery Richard White established the Richard White Gallery in 1968 at 311½ Occidental Street in Seattle’s Pioneer Square District. The gallery was the first redevelopment in the Pioneer Square, Seattle neighborhood and is credited with saving Pioneer square from destruction. In 1973 Richard White sold the gallery to Donald Foster who opened his first exhibition as the Foster/Richard White Gallery on January 18, 1973. Eventually Richard was dropped from the name and the g...
    • Caffè Umbria
      0.75 Km from Seattle
    • The Satori Group
      1.30 Km from Seattle
      The Satori Group is a Seattle-based theatre ensemble that unites innovative multi-media, dynamic physical styles, and contemporary content in live performance.
    • Drinkmore Cafe
      1.65 Km from Seattle
    • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
      2.18 Km from Seattle
      Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF or the Gates Foundation) is the largest private foundation in the world, founded by Bill and Melinda Gates. It was launched in 2000 and is said to be the largest transparently operated private foundation in the world. The primary aims of the foundation are, globally, to enhance healthcare and reduce extreme poverty, and in America, to expand educational opportunities and access to information technology. The foundation, based in Seattle, Washington, is c...

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    Month Temp °C Rainfall Cm Temp °F Rainfall Inches
    Jan 3.8 148.9 38.8 58.6
    Feb 5.3 119.8 41.5 47.2
    Mar 7.1 103.4 44.8 40.7
    Apr 9.9 76.1 49.8 30
    May 12.8 62.7 55 24.7
    Jun 15.4 49.9 59.7 19.6
    Jul 17.3 23.3 63.1 9.2
    Aug 17.3 26.2 63.1 10.3
    Sep 14.8 56.6 58.6 22.3
    Oct 11.1 95.2 52 37.5
    Nov 7.3 152 45.1 59.8
    Dec 5.1 166.3 41.2 65.5

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