The Space Needle.  You couldn't ask for a better navigational aid when wandering about.

Well, sir, there's nothing on earth like a genuine, bona fide, electrified, six-car monorail!
What'd I say? Monorail!

The omnipresent ferries.

 

At Pike Place market

You can never have enough chilies.

The giant animated statue in front of the Seattle Art museum.

At the Experience Music project.  (photography was prohibited in many areas, so only a few pics)

This statue had hundreds of musical instruments connected together.

This is a close-up of the mechanism on one of the guitars that "played itself".

 

 

You know you may be a bit off the beaten trail when you start seeing signs like this.

Mt. Rainier peeking out from the clouds (as seen from my plane).