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A city guide to Seattle

Discover why Seattle in the USA ranked #38 in our countdown of ‘100 Most Incredible Cities in the World’. 

Population:

650,000

Best known for:

Coffee, the Space Needle and the weather.

Did you know?

Washington’s biggest city is credited as the birthplace of modern cafe culture – Starbucks opened its first outlet here in 1971. Drink where the locals do: Slate Coffee Roasters brew all its coffees by hand; Victrola Coffee Roasters at Pike Place host weekly cuppings; Milstead & Co has earned a reputation that goes beyond its loyal local clientele; Lost Lake Cafe has a funky diner feel and serves coffee 24-hours a day; or take a trip down memory lane to the original Starbucks, which is still at its Pike Place location.

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