Seattle's Museum of Flight is an ode to the romance of aviation and space travel, writes Julie Miller.
In a city of many icons (think Nirvana, Boeing, Starbucks), the most recognised symbol of Seattle is the Space Needle.
By the standards of American airports, Seattle-Tacoma is superb.
When Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen died earlier this month, his role in creating one of Seattle's major attractions registered only as a footnote.
A foodie tour of Seattle's sumptuous market begins with an indigestible curiosity.
Advice: Make separate flight bookings for each sector and you might save money.
The airline's free chat service allows passengers to use Facebook Messenger, iMessage and WhatsApp while in the air.