Seattle is the seat of King County in Washington and a seaport city located
on the west coast of the United States. It doubles up as the largest city
in its state and is located about 100 miles away from the US-Canada border.
The city is powered by homegrown market leaders- the electronic commerce
and cloud computing major, Amazon and one of the largest global aircraft
manufacturers- Boeing. Seattle is the place to take a first-hand view of
arts, culture, music and business exchange of the Pacific Northwest region.
Seattle Centre is an art, educational, tourism and entertainment centre in
Seattle. It is the city’s postcard beauty and the iconic remnant of the
1962 World's Fair. The Seattle Centre is best known for its Space Needle, a
605-foot tall building that was once the tallest building to the west of
the Mississippi River and now offers a panoramic view of the city atop it.
Museum of Pop Culture
The brainchild of Microsoft’s co-founder Paul Allen, the Museum of Pop
Culture is home to the world’s largest collections of artefacts, and
hand-written lyrics. It also features many original photographs of noted
singer Jimi Hendrix and popular music band Nirvana. This museum was founded
by Microsoft’s co-founder Paul Allen in the year 2000.
Opened in 1977, the Seattle Aquarium is a public aquarium in Seattle that
features a wide range of fresh water and marine water species. A star
attraction here is the Underwater Dome, which is a transparent undersea
room featuring many fish species enclosed in a temperature-controlled
400000 US-gallon tank.
Best Time to Visit Seattle
Summer season, the months from June to August are the best to book your
flights from Burbank to Seattle. Book your flights from BUR to SEA during
this time of the year because the city island is full of sports and
cultural events like Seattle International Film Festival and Seattle
International Beer Fest. It is advised to book Seattle flights in advance
to avoid paying more during peak season.