Meet the famous fish throwers of Seattle’s Pike Place Market

Turbot, salmon and the occasional octopus fly through the air at Seattle’s Pike Place Market, where fishmongers bring new meaning to catch of the day. Here, a visit provides a window into local culinary life — and an unforgettable show.

City guide to Seattle

Today, the restless, rain-drenched birthplace of grunge and Starbucks is home to artists, creatives, geeks and iconoclasts. It also boasts natural assets galore, from Puget Sound’s islets to two mountain ranges ripe for exploration

Photo gallery: City life in Seattle

Today, the restless, rain-drenched birthplace of grunge and Starbucks is home to artists, creatives, geeks and iconoclasts. It also boasts natural assets galore, from Puget Sound's islets to two mountain ranges ripe for exploration
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City life: Seattle

One of the youngest cities in the US, Seattle has all the fresh-faced charm of a confident newcomer. It’s an energetic, cerebral and stylish metropolis, offering visitors a highly original taste of America.

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