Rendered immortal as the “Emerald City”, Seattle is abundant with lush green trees, and spectacular views of the Cascade Mountains to the east and the Olympic mountains to the west. Apart from its scenic location, the city will always find a mention in the future books of coming generations for having given birth to the most popular and gigantic brands: Microsoft, Amazon.com, Costco, Nintendo of America, Starbucks, T-Mobile, and the University of Washington. Well known for its rain and dark, gloomy skies, the city is perfect tourist destination for its jaw dropping skyscrapers and a skyline which obscures the sky. With some top notch list of museums, Seattle fills up the itinerary of the visitors with varied attractions and tours. The contemporary architecture finds its recognition through some of buildings whose top flashes through the clouds-smith Tower with an Art Deco Architecture, The Columbia Centre and Seattle City Hall are to name a few. Not to forget a range of parks such as Kerry Park, Cowen Park and Discovery Parks which provide an open space alternative to the mosaic of skyscrapers in the city. You can rent a canoe at UW Waterfront Activities Center. Nobody can beat Seattle’s love for coffee which is quite evident through its Starbucks Culture. Overgrowing its proportions in terms of development, the city faces no dearth in terms of accommodation. International chains of hotels in the city abound and offer unparalleled luxury, comfort and cuisine. Pan Pacific, Fairmont Olympic, Hotel1000, Inn at the market, Sorrento Hotel, Alexis Hotel feature amongst the best hotelsin Seattle.