Higher power: 100 years of Boeing

A look at the upcoming book that documents 100 years of Boeing, from its humble beginnings in a Seattle boathouse to becoming the world’s largest aerospace company — plus your chance to win a copy

Seattle's best street food

To celebrate the Chowtzer Awards for the world's best fast, cheap and street-style food this weekend, we ask Seattle food blogger Naomi Bishop some quickfire questions about her favourite local mouthfuls

Seeking Nirvana in Seattle

Nirvana's sound was visceral, melancholic and thrilling, sliced through the commercial sheen of the 1990s and put Seattle on the map. 20 years on from Kurt Cobain’s suicide, what has become of the city and its scene? John Robb, who was the first journalist to interview the star, reports

Seven of Seattle's best live music venues

As the home of Nirvana, Pearl Jam and Jimi Hendrix to name a few, music is in the air in Seattle. Isabelle D'Arcy Clark lists seven of the best venues to hear some new talent today

14 innovative city design features

What will the super-efficient city of the future look like? Ianthe Butt tracks down some of the world's best urban developments so far

On the trail of Twilight in Forks and Seattle, Washington

On the trail of Edward Cullen, the vampire hero of Twilight, Mark Jones sinks his teeth into Forks, USA

Seattle: Inn at the Market

Situated in the heart of Seattle's famous Pike Place Market, the Inn at the Market is an ideal base, and not just for food lovers, says Tim Barber

Chuck Palahniuk's Seattle

Author of Fight Club, Chuck Palahniuk, shows us his Seattle