Category Archives: International District

Things to Do in Seattle: Visit the International District

A new series on the Localist blog, this is the first of four profiles of Seattle neighborhoods that are somewhat off the beaten track (i.e., Downtown and Pioneer Square will not be featured, sorry guys!). Due to extensive coverage of … Continue reading

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Seen around Seattle: New and Improved Metro Buses

King County Metro Transit‘s fleet of buses really keeps the city moving! Its newest innovation, one that seems so obvious but has been sadly lacking for years, has just started appearing on routes serving central Seattle: the LED sign and … Continue reading

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Introducing the Seattle Map from These are Things!

Back in October 2011, I helped as an area adviser on the latest┬ácity map of Seattle for print studio These are Things. They were so kind to send a sample lithograph and it is finally framed and hung, which you … Continue reading

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Things to Do in Seattle: Seek Out Sweets

I’m not sure where these cravings are coming from… Ask around, and my friends will tell you I’m more of a savory/salty/fried kind of lady (it’s no coincidence that I live in an apartment equidistant from Pike Street Fish Fry … Continue reading

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Things to Do in Seattle When You’re Sick

Editor’s Note: This post is a day later than our usual publication schedule because, well, I was sick. On a recent vacation to New Mexico and Colorado, my traveling companion was recovering from a cold. No fever, no debilitating exhaustion, … Continue reading

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Post Office Tour: Internationally Speaking

Final Stop: International District Post Office So, if the downtown Seattle Post Office is a harbinger of modernism in the Emerald City, what to say about the Post Office in the International District?

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