Best Gay Seattle
BEST GAY SEATTLE
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Seattle has forever been associated with days and days of gray clouds, drizzle, rain and just overall dreary weather, but the sun does actually come out and shine, and when it does, the
city comes alive!
Seattle offers breathtaking surroundings with Elliott Bay and Lake Washington book-ending the city coupled with a spectacular view of Mount Rainier as a backdrop. Seattle is fiscally fortunate and continues to prosper by the success of Internet Giants Microsoft
being based here.
Seattle's LGBT community is the second largest in the United States, based on percentage of total population, after San Francisco with 12.9% of the city identifying as LGBTQ.
So today, much of Seattle's new residential growth of LGBTQ and LGBTQ-friendly residents are continue moving to the Capitol Hill area. The Capitol Hill area of Seattle is a quaint, gay and gay-friendly neighborhood considered by most locals the "center of gay life" complete with gay-friendly businesses and gay nightlife and a LGBTQ resource center. However, you'll find a thriving LGBTQ presence living and working throughout this spectacular city and in Seattle's
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