Editor's Picks

The Top Ten Places I Visited This Year

Our Travel Editor ranks her favorite destinations—and yes, one is a drive-thru.

12/17/2012 By Allison Williams

Apocalypse Now

Your End-of-the-World Travel Plan

The year 2012 is the end of the world as we know it, and we feel like a vacation deal.

10/29/2012 By Allison Williams

Article

Trade Secrets: Beat the Traffic

Airborne traffic guru Paul Tosch offers tips on how to navigate jammed interstates.

10/08/2012 By Danielle Zorn

Slideshow

Slide Show: Things to See in Palm Springs (Without a Car)

Plan a desert weekend without a car with these bikeable, scootable, or walkable destinations.

09/21/2012

Talk Back

Readers Told Us Their Favorite Destinations

It's official: We're coming with you on your next trip.

09/14/2012 By Allison Williams

Slideshow

Travel Destination Reader Responses

We asked, you answered: Here are your favorite Northwest travel destinations. Nice pics, everyone!

09/14/2012

Talk Back

You Tell Us: What's the Best Northwest Getaway?

Send us your picks. You might see them in the October issue of Seattle Met!

08/14/2012 By Allison Williams

Travel Ideas

Where to Go to Play Golf

Some of us are PGA, some of us are putt-putt.

05/15/2012 By Allison Williams

Events

Rick Steves’s Travel Festival Unpacks in Edmonds

What’s better than going to Italy? Hearing someone talk about going to Italy.

04/12/2012 By Allison Williams

Sea Travel

Cruise Ships Flock to Seattle

Party on the lido deck! More big boats are weighing anchor from our piers.

03/23/2012 By Allison Williams

Sports

Texas Travel for the Alamo Bowl

Got Husky tickets? Let us help book your San Antonio trip.

12/05/2011 By Allison Williams

Holiday Travel

Amtrak Adds Trains for Thanksgiving

Here are five reasons to ride the rails.

11/18/2011 By Allison Williams

Drinking and Nature

Calling All Ye Outdoor-Loving Beer Drinkers

A scenic train ride with Lagunitas and a wilderness social. It’s getting beery over on our travel blog.

08/10/2011

Advice

Travel Tip from a Travel Agent

You think, as a Seattle resident, that you can handle a little rain. Maybe you can’t.

07/08/2011 By Allison Williams

Advice

Travel Tip from a Wide World Books and Maps Employee

Reduce your clothing load with these fresh techniques and useful device.

06/16/2011 By Allyson Marrs

Advice

Travel Tip from…a DMV worker?

We got really useful info from the unhappiest place on earth.

06/03/2011 By Allison Williams

Advice

Travel Tip from Rick Steves, Guidebook Guru

Dining abroad? Use this technique to avoid the fanny pack crowd.

05/17/2011 By Allison Williams

The Traveling Imbiber

One More Vancouver Post: Quick Travel Tips

Four things to keep in mind for your next trip North.

03/18/2011

Travel Musings

Culture Fiend’s 12 Tips for Surviving 12 Hours in an Airport

It’s even more fun than it sounds.

03/15/2011 By Laura Dannen