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The Space Needle was built for the 1962 World’s Fair. When it opened for, the tower drew almost 20,000 visitors a day. There were over 2.3 million visitors over the duration of the fair. These days it receives more than a million visitors annually, and is the most popular tourist attraction in the Northwest. πŸ“· by @r3z13 #seattle #seattlewa #seattlewashington #washingtonstate #pacificnorthwest #spaceneedle #spaceneedleseattle #spaceneedleview #downtownseattle
If someone complains about the rain in Seattle, surprise them with this interesting fact: Seattle's annual rainfall is less than that of Houston, Chicago and New York City. πŸ“· by @siglivetoeat #seattle #seattlewa #seattlewashington #washingtonstate #downtownseattle #pacificnorthwest #seattlelove #seattlebound #rainyclouds #stormyskies #stormynight
Seattle is a derivative of the Indian name β€œSealth.” Sealth was a chief of the Suquamish tribe at the time the first white settlers arrived in 1851. πŸ“· by @instavisuals #seattle #seattlewa #seattlewashington #washingtonstate #downtownseattle #pacificnorthwest #seattlelove #seattlebound #electric_shotz
Did you know...Pike Place Market is home to nearly 500 residents who live in 8 different buildings throughout the Market. Most of these buildings have been low income housing in the past; however, some of them no longer are, such as the Livingston Baker apartments. The Market is run by the quasi-government Pike Place Market Preservation and Development Authority (PDA). πŸ“· by @jennahutson #pikeplacemarket #seattle #seattlewa #seattlewashington #cityofseattle #washingtonstate #pacificnorthwest #seattlesunset
Today Seattle has two downtown cruise terminals and is a major departure port for Alaska and Pacific Northwest cruises. πŸ“· by @yeroview #seattle #seattlewa #seattlewashington #washingtonstate #seattle_instagram #seattlegram #pacificnorthwest #seattleskyline #cityofseattle
I'm selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can't handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don't deserve me at my best. - Marilyn Monroe πŸ“· by a M.aryam #seattle #seattlewashington #seattlewa #valentinesday #valentineday #loveislove #loveintheair #loveyouguys #pacificnorthwest #washingtonstate
Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow. -William Shakespeare πŸ“· by @heroclip #seattle #seattlewa #seattlewashington #washingtonstate #seattle_instagram #seattlegram #pacificnorthwest #seattleskyline #cityofseattle #shakespeare #shakespearequotes
The Seattle area developed into a technology center beginning in the 1980s, with companies like Microsoft becoming established in the region. Internet retailer Amazon was founded in Seattle in 1994. The stream of new software, biotechnology, and Internet companies led to an economic revival, which increased the city's population by almost 50,000 between 1990 and 2000. πŸ“· by @p_a_r_l_i_e_r #cityofseattle #seattle #seattlewa #seattlewashington #washingtonstate #cityview #mtranier #spaceneedle #seattlelove #seattleliving
Logging was Seattle's first major industry, but by the late 19th century, the city had become a commercial and shipbuilding center as a gateway to Alaska during the Klondike Gold Rush. πŸ“· by @maxgon #seattlewa #seattle #seattlewashington #washingtonstate #pacificnorthwest #pacificnorthwestisbest #washingtonstate #sunsets #sunsetinseattle
Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible. - Francis of Assisi πŸ“· by @andvalan #seattle #seattlewa #seattlewashington #washingtonstate #seattle_instagram #seattlegram #pacificnorthwest #foggynight
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