It’s time to add Seattle to your travel bucket list.  

A vibrant metropolitan city in one of the most picturesque regions of the country – what more could you ask for? Seattle offers tons of great travel assignments all year round. Here are just a few reasons why you need to add Seattle to your shortlist, asap.

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WHALE WATCHING. March – October is prime whale watching season with Orcas being most common in the summer months of May through September and Humpback Whales coming out in October.

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AMAZING HIKING. Grab your camera and check out these “12 Essential Seattle-Area Hiking Trails” from Curbed Seattle. 

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LEGENDARY MUSIC SCENES & MUSIC FESTIVALS. Right around the corner: The Northwest Folklife Festival (May 25-28, 2018) and the Bumbershoot Festival (August 31-September 2, 2018). Any other time you can check out Neumos, the Showbox, and the Crocodile – three infamous live music venues.

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THE FOOD. Where else can you have pizza and dumplings at the same restaurant, then walk down the street for a microbrew? Seattle is one of the leading foodie cities in the country, so you’ll never get bored of eating the same thing day in and day out. Also, did we mention the seafood?

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SEATTLE AQUARIUM. Visit the delightful otters and seals at one of the top aquariums in the country.

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PIONEER SQUARE. One of the oldest neighborhoods in Seattle, Pioneer Square has beautiful tree-lined streets and tons of great shopping, restaurants, art galleries, and more.

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