How to be a tourist in your own backyard with minimal effort

How to be a tourist in your own backyard with minimal effort

Vibrant sunset over Pacific Ocean seen from beach with palm trees

Done right, a quick trip to Southern California can be just the thing for sun-starved Seattleites

Bustling restaurant Nopa with high ceilings and natural light

Fly into San Francisco for a wine-centric experience blending culture, cuisine and tasting rooms

Hotel room overlooking scenic landscape

Find this unforgettable wine and food region just south of San Diego

Michael Bennett stands before rock formations at Smith Rock State Park

"How do you get out of your normal headspace and into a space or a place that will actually help you take stock, reprioritize, find your values, find what’s important?"

A woman stands in front of a mural depicting painted wings

Seattle magazine's assistant art director Katie Kowalski shares her favorite restaurants, recreation spots and more

Woman outside Bruma hotel and winery

Let our latest travel feature keep your adventurous daydreams alive as you appreciate your own backyard

How a convenient destination for young families became an indispensable springtime tradition

Installation art piece by Wendy Red Star

Refresh yourself with 24 hours in the City of Destiny

The relaxing destination boasts beaches, art and great eats