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Seattle

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THE WORST...

Winter (#35)
Fall (#34)
New Year's Eve (#32)
  • denotes a Top 10 ranking
  • denotes a Bottom 10 ranking
Best Times to Visit
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
35 Fall
33 New Year's Eve
31 Spring Break
1 Summer
35 Winter
Culture
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
13 Classical music
30 Historical sites/monuments
19 Museums/galleries
7 Theater/performance art
Food/Drink/Restaurants
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
26 Big-name restaurants
12 Ethnic food
2 Farmers' markets
13 Neighborhood joints and cafes
Hotels
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
27 Affordable hotels
26 All-in-one resorts
16 B&Bs/Inns
20 Big-name luxury hotels
25 Business hotels
15 Stylish boutique hotels
Local Specialties
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
35 Barbecue
1 Coffee
34 Hamburgers
5 Microbrew beer
27 Pizza
Nightlife
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
28 Cocktail hour
11 Live music/concerts and bands
32 Singles/bar scene
People
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
5 Athletic/active
28 Attractive
20 Diverse
26 Friendly
2 Intelligent
29 Stylish
Quality of Life and Visitor Experience
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
13 Cleanliness
3 Environmental friendliness
9 Noteworthy neighborhoods
18 Peace and quiet
25 People-watching
7 Public parks and outdoor access
14 Public transportation and pedestrian-friendliness
14 Safety
2 Skyline/views
35 Weather
Shopping
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
25 Antique stores
23 Home decor and design stores
18 Independent boutiques
23 Luxury stores
14 Vintage shops and flea markets
Type of Trip
ACCORDING TO RESIDENTS
23 Affordable getaway
18 Cultural getaway
16 Family vacation
15 Relaxing retreat
13 Romantic escape
32 Wild weekend
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