at the base of Queen Anne Hill, usually refers to the shopping, office, and residential districts to the north and west of Seattle Center. The neighborhood is connected to Upper Queen Anne—the shopping district at the top of the hill—by an extremely steep section of Queen Anne Avenue N. known as the Counterbalance, in memory of the cable cars that once ran up and down it.
Seattle 2010 - Queen Anne + Capitol Hill neighborhoods June 3rd 2015 This album features photos from two of my favorite neighborhoods in Seattle, both of which need further extensive exploring ;o)
QUEEN ANNE NEIGHBORHOOD
Queen Anne Hill is a neighborhood & geographic feature in Seattle northwest of downtown. The neighborhood sits on the highest named hill in the city with a maximum elevation of 456 feet. The hill became a popular spot for the city's early econo ... read more