The only reason I go to downtown Seattle is to catch a specific show. Otherwise the nightlife isn’t great here, so I’ll head to the other neighborhoods for a more casual night out.
*Showbox: The Showbox is the heavy hitter music venue... Read more...
"Aquarium, big wheel, shopping..."
Downtown is not the most family friendly neighborhood in Seattle, but there are still some nice activities.
The waterfront is the best place downtown for families, though I am hopeful that the renovations will be complete soon, because th... Read more...
"Museums, music, and coffee..."
I rarely find myself downtown these days, since I work in South Lake Union and live north of town. As a local, there’s so much in the surrounding neighborhoods that there’s really no need to spend much time downtown unless you work there.... Read more...
"Decent shopping, ok but not great nightlife..."
Decent shopping, ok but not great nightlife
Downtown Seattle doesn’t really have much going on besides work. There are a few bars and restaurants, but if you want to go out, it’s way better in the neighborhoods. I don’t work downtown... Read more...
"Good for working and sightseeing, but not for living..."
Downtown Seattle is where you go to work, see a show, or take your mom. Unless you have a large disposable income, it’s not where you go to live.
What’s nice about downtown is that a large percentage of workplaces are loca... Read more...
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Geordie Romer is a Realtor in Leavenworth Washington. He specializes in selling vacation homes in Leavenworth, Plain and Lake Wenatchee. He has been blogging on his own site since 2005 and guest posts for others around the web. In 2013, he rediscovered competitive cycling and if he's not showing houses, he just might be off riding his bike.