Seattle is two cities in one—it combines a world-class metropolis within wild, beautiful, natural surroundings. Visitors and Seattleites enjoy Seattle’s lively downtown, great shopping, wonderful restaurants, espresso carts on every corner, and thriving community full of live theatre and museums.
Check out ASCP's Welcome Page on VisitSeattle.org  for dining, entertainment, and sightseeing information. Our custom page includes:
Also, check out this Special Section  of the May 2013 Alaska Airlines and Horizon Edition Magazine on experiencing seattle's new attractions, lodging, dining, and more (starts on pages S7).
Make it a vacation! Combine the ASCP Annual Meeting into your vacation. Spend a few days exploring Seattle and getting your CPE, then drive north to visit the Whidbey and Camano Islands  for the perfect easy-to-reach escape complete with whale watching and a scenic lavender farm. Continue your trip to up to Vancouver, Canada  or stop by the Taylor Shellfish Samish Farm Store  to experience a real oyster farm -and for a delicious bite to eat. There's so much to do in the Pacific Northwest!
Travel Tip: If you plan to visit Canada while in the northwest, don't forget to bring your passport !
Photo: Lavender Farm on Whidbey Island. Credit: Victoria Ponce de Leon