Today we present our latest curated City Guide. Surrounded by Lake Washington and Elliott Bay, Seattle boasts both spectacular mountain views and iconic downtown scenery, making it a top destination on our must-visit list. To uncover the best of the Pacific Northwest city, we turned to a local crop of in-the-know athletes, philanthropists, bloggers, artists, and more to learn their secret tips and favorites haunts.
Check out the new Seattle category for the latest must-visit locations, and, as always, there’s a “What To Wear” section for select places, pulled together by our savvy Fashion Office.
Want the perfect panoramic view while in town? According to our influencers, the city is best seen over cocktails at one of the rooftop locations. For philanthropist Jill Vedder, a new favorite spot is The Nest, and artist Curtis Steiner recommends MBar. For an authentic Seattle experience, many insiders share picks inside the bustling Pike Place Market.
Looking to experience the art scene while in town? Seattle Symphony Director Ludovic Morlot and artist Dale Chihuly reveal what’s on their radars, including the Seattle Opera and Burke Museum respectively. The city’s top athletes, baseball all-star Robinson Cano and Superbowl champion Kam Chancellor share their favorite eateries too, frequented for postgame dining. Wonder where famed local Melinda Gates goes for a serene stroll or perhaps even for date night with Bill? Experience all that Seattle has to offer on your next trip, as all of these destinations are available together on-the-go.