The Space Needle is on everyone’s must-hit list, but grab a car rental and check out these under-the-radar local preferences for good times in the Emerald City.
Often credited as the birthplace of the modern-day hipster, Capitol Hill is hip as hip can be. Grab a Rainier at Linda’s Tavern, reportedly the last watering hole where Kurt Cobain was seen alive.
Renowned for its mainstream coffee brands, Seattle also has tons of craft coffee joints cropping up. Drive your rental around the Greenwood neighborhood for the most coffee shops per capita.
The Seahawks are Seattle royalty, but the Sounders have a cachet all their own. For extra spice, drive your car over when they’re playing the Timbers and get ready for the bark to fly.
Seattle-Tacoma International Airport