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Seattle Travel Guide


I’ve lived in the greater Seattle area for my entire life and have visited all of the typical tourist spots, ate at tons of restaurants, and more! I get tons of questions regarding where to stay/what to do when visiting the emerald city, and thought it would be a great idea to create a Seattle Travel Guide! Today I’m rounding up my faves and sharing some worth-it things to do when visiting Seattle!

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Where to Stay:

Since I do live here, I haven’t stayed in many of the hotels in the area – but I’ve heard great things about the ones below, and have visited many for lunch/dinner!

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Where to Eat:

Breakfast/Brunch –

  • Portage Bay Cafe – such a popular Seattle brunch spot! they have tons of locations all over the city. I love the breakfast bar!
  • The Rusty Pelican – located a bit outside of Seattle, but has the best belgian waffle ever! I love visiting the Edmonds location.
  • Collections Cafe – stop and grab a bite to eat on your way in to Chihuly Garden and Glass!
  • Witness – this one has been on my list for a while now – it’s chicken and waffles are supposed to be amazing!
  • The London Plane – the cutest cafe/bakery! If you’re looking for a gram-worthy spot, head here.

Lunch/Dinner –

Dessert –

  • Hot Cakes -my go-to dessert spot! the warm chocolate chip cookie is outstanding.
  • Molly Moons – one of seattle’s most well-known ice cream spots! they’re known for having lots of unique (but great) flavors.
  • Hello Robin – hello robin creates ice cream sandwiches made from the cookies of your choice and molly moons ice cream!
  • Pie Bar – a spot I’ve been anxiously waiting to try (it’s 21+). the pie is supposed to be amazing!

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What to Do:

  • Pike Place Market – if you’re visiting Seattle for the first time, Pike Place is a must. i always love stopping by and grabbing some fresh flowers!
  • Chihuly Garden and Glass – I was recently invited to visit Chihuly for the first time to view their spring blooms – and was amazed at how beautiful everything was.
  • The Space Needle – recently remodeled & a must-see for first timers.
  • The Great Wheel – very photo-worthy and fun to take a ride on!
  • Wings over Washington – if you’ve ridden Soarin’ over California at Disneyland, you need to try this out! it’s basically Seattle’s version of Soarin’.
  • Visit the Starbucks Roastery – you can’t come to Seattle and not visit the Roastery!
  • Rent a Hot Tub Boat – on my list of things to do!
  • Visit Gasworks Park – featured in 10 things I hate about you, and also just a Seattle staple!

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Check out my other Seattle-related posts: 5 Clothing Stores to Visit in Seattle, Where to Spend a Rainy Day in Seattle, Afternoon Tea at The Fairmont, Spa Getaway at The Woodmark Hotel in Kirkland.

Thank you so much for reading!
Much love,

Anabelle.

photos taken at Chihuly Garden and Glass by Kailee Elizabeth Photography – thank you to Chihuly Garden and Glass for inviting me to their event!

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