Surrounded by the beautiful Olympic and Cascade Mountains, Seattle couldn't have asked for a better natural setting. Known as the Emerald City, Seattle is famous for its exciting arts scene, beautiful parks and historical attractions. With so many popular sights, Seattle certainly offers a lot to do and explore for people of all ages. Art lovers should start their holiday with a trip to the Seattle Asian Art Museum which features an exciting collection of Japanese and Chinese art. Discovery Park is one of the most famous attractions in the city offering beautiful beaches, natural trails and mesmerizing beauty. Don't forget to enjoy spectacular views of the city from the top of the Space Needle Observation Tower, and make sure you take your kids to the Woodland Park Zoo which features more than 1000 animals including rare wildlife.