Sarah Diamond

Hello, my name is Sarah Diamond and I'm a Contributing Writer and Editor for Seattle Travel. I've lived in the Seattle area since I was a little kid. Beyond enjoying restaurants across the region, I also love exploring. That can mean anything from looking for great deals at stores to enjoying activities like seasonal festivals. Whether you're a local looking for my ideas of things to do in Seattle or a visitor planning a trip, I hope you find the answers you're looking for on Seattle Travel.

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The 20 Best Bakeries in Seattle

Seattle is truly a city that can satisfy a sweet tooth.  The city that brought the world Starbucks and helped usher in the American coffee revolution has coffee shops with delicious baked goods on just about every block.  However, if you’re looking for something really special… the best the city has to offer, we have …

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Is Seattle a State?  A guide to Seattle and other nearby cities

Most people have heard of Seattle.  From the Seahawk to Starbucks, the grunge scene of the ‘90s to Sleepless in Seattle, it’s the most well-known city in the entire northwestern United States.  While most people have heard of Seattle, how much do you really know?  Let’s dig into some basic facts about the area as …

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Does it Always Rain in Seattle?

Seattle is so famous for its rain, but is this reputation well-earned? The truth is, Seattle’s climate experiences major shifts throughout the year, and whether or not the city is exceptionally rainy or not depends on when you’re visiting. Let’s take a deep look at whether it actually always rains in Seattle. We’ll dive into …

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Seattle Spheres

Amazon Spheres Guide: How to Visit, Hours, Tours, and More!

Did you know that there’s a tropical oasis in the middle of downtown Seattle?  Thanks to Amazon’s dedication to providing spaces that inspire creativity in their employees, Seattle has one of its most gorgeous pieces of architecture.  It’s a set of three conjoining glass spheres, and if you think the outside is a sight to …

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