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A Seattle Local’s Guide to Pike Place Market

Are you looking for the ultimate guide to Pike Place Market, one of Seattle’s famous landmarks? You’ve come to the right place! Pike Place Market boasts a rich history and an array of shops showcasing fresh produce, local crafts, and artisanal goods. From the fishmongers' entertaining displays to the aromatic wafts of fresh flowers, the …

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What to Do When Visiting Seattle this February

Updated January 2024 Let’s face it, we’re all getting a little stir-crazy during these cold winter days. Why not consider a Seattle visit or staycation? Here are our best recommendations on what to do in Seattle this winter and early spring.   Urban Walks Seattle days are typically mild in winter and the days are …

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What to Do in Seattle During the Fall & Winter Holiday Season

Updated December 5, 2023 The weather may be wet and the days may be shorter during the winter, but that won’t stop Seattleites from having fun. With a good rain jacket or an umbrella, you can enjoy activities inside and out. Skip the crowds and save some money by traveling in the off season. Here …

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What to Do in Seattle-A Perfect 3-Day Itinerary from Greenlake Guest House

Guests visiting Seattle often ask us for recommendations for what to do. The tough part is narrowing down the list to something reasonable whether you are staying one day or a week! Here is our favorite 3-day itinerary from Greenlake Guest House in spring and summer. Day 1: Downtown Seattle and Waterfront and Greenlake Neighborhood …