Space Needle, Seattle Washington
Not a bad place to visit once, some of the views are neat; but, for someone who has seen many city views from high points in those cities, it is what it is. The area around the needle is very nice with a lot of available activities and open areas.
If you go looking for food, look in the Seattle Center Armory (a food court of sorts) near the needle and skip what is offered inside the needle itself. I would suggest the Seattle-based MOD Pizza. It is a build your own pizza place with a wood fired oven and it was very good. My family (6 adults) all tried a variety of pizzas from cheese only to a loaded version and they were all very happy.
As a final thought, if you plan on visiting more than one attraction at the Seattle Center or elsewhere in Seattle I suggest the Seattle City pass. My daughter got ours through her workplace even cheaper than the pass website; but, either way a great bargain.
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