The Seattle neighborhood of Ballard is a “city within a city” with a decidedly Scandinavian accent. Although Scandinavians never constituted more than a third of Ballard’s population, they imprinted their strong [...]
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Seattle is “a city of neighborhoods” amid 500-foot hills, lakes and waterways. Their personalities are as diverse as the landscape. From funky Fremont to stately Queen Anne Hill, the charm of Ballard to the melting pot of cultures in Southeast Seattle. These neighborhoods are easily accessible from downtown Seattle or the waterfront via public transportation, ferry, rental car, taxi, water taxi or, in some cases, sea kayak.