Seattle, idolobha lase-grunge

Seattle

Waziwa ngokuthi "I-Emerald City", ebhekisela embala wamahlathi amahle ayizungezile, Seattle Inabantu abangaba yizinkulungwane ezingamakhulu ayisikhombisa. Nokho, indawo yayo yedolobha idlula izigidi ezine. Ngakho-ke, iphakathi kwamadolobha angamashumi amabili anabantu abaningi kuwo United States.

Kuyaziwa nangokuthi "Idolobha Lemvula" y "Alaska Gate" ngenxa yesimo sakhe. Kodwa i-Seattle nayo idumile ngoba kwazalwa umculo Grunge ukuthi amaqembu adumile afana Melvins, U-Alice Emakethini, Nirvana o I-Pearl Jam. Sizokhuluma ngakho konke lokhu ngezansi, kodwa okokuqala sizokukhombisa ukuthi i-Seattle ikuphi nokuthi yini ongayibona lapho.

Ikuphi i-Seattle?

Umsindo we-Puget

I-Puget Sound Bay

I-Seattle itholakala e- kakhulu enyakatho-ntshonalanga ye-United States, cishe amakhilomitha ayikhulu namashumi amahlanu ukusuka emngceleni nge Canada. Itholakala phakathi kwe- lake washington futhi i I-Puget Sound Bay, evulela uLwandlekazi iPacific. Ngokokuphatha, yindlunkulu ye- inkosi County, okungeyezwe Washington, okungafanele kudidaniswe neWashington DC noma iSifunda sase-Columbia, lapho inhloko-dolobha yezwe ikhona.

Indawo yakhona yayihlalwa aboMdabu baseMelika kwaze kwaba yilapho izifiki ezivela empumalanga zifika ekuqaleni kwekhulu le-19. Lezi zakha izindawo zokuhlala zokuqala. Eqinisweni, ngokungafanele, iqembu elahola iSeattle lithathwa njengabasunguli beSeattle. Arthur Denny, nakuba igama layo lingenxa yomunye omusha, UDokotela Maynard. Nguye owaphakamisa ukuthi leli dolobha elisanda kuzalwa liqanjwe ngokuthi iSeattle ukuze kuhlonishwe enye yamakhosi amaNdiya akuleyo ndawo.

Njengelukuluku, sizokutshela ukuthi idolobha likhona edume ngekhofi layo. Eqinisweni, iketango lekhofi elidumile Starbucks azalelwe khona. Ngokufanayo, i-aeronautical multinational isuka kuyo. Boeing, yingakho nayo ibizwe ngokuthi "Jet City".

Yini ongayibona e-Seattle

Seattle Town Hall

Seattle City Hall

I-Emerald City inezindawo eziningi ezikhangayo ongazivakashela. Ezinye zingamatshe esikhumbuzo ahlaba umxhwele, kanti kwezinye ziyizindawo ezifuna ukwazi. Ngokuqondene nalokhu, sizokubalula Gum Wall, nakuba ingafaneleki kubantu abanezinkinga.

Ngempela, njengoba ungase ucabange, kuwudonga olumbozwe ngalo izigidi zoshingamu eduze kwalapho izivakashi eziningi zithatha izithombe. Itholakala emgwaqeni wase Thumela i-Alley. Kodwa, ngaphandle kwalokhu, iSeattle inezinye izindawo eziningi ezithakazelisayo, Ake sikubonise zona.

Inaliti Yesikhala

Inaliti Yesikhala

Ukubuka kwedolobha elinenaliti yesikhala ngaphambili

Ngaleli gama, esingalihumusha njenge "inaliti yesikhala", kunombhoshongo omangalisayo wokuxhumana owakhelwe i- Seattle General Exposition eyabanjwa ngo-1962. Inobude obungamamitha angu-184 futhi inesisindo esingamathani ayizinkulungwane eziyishumi. Ngaphezu kwalokho, yakhiwe ukuze imelane nokuzamazama komhlaba okufika ku-9,5 degrees kanye nemimoya efinyelela kumakhilomitha angu-320 ngehora.

Engxenyeni yayo ephakeme kakhulu kukhona ifomethi lapho kufakwe khona izindawo zokudlela ezimbalwa. Ukuze ufike lapho ungasebenzisa amakheshi avala ibanga cishe ngemizuzwana engamashumi amane. Kodwa futhi liyazungeza. Ipulatifomu izungeza amadigri angama-360 ngemizuzu engama-47. Ngenxa yakho konke lokhu, ikunikeza imibono emangalisayo, hhayi yedolobha kuphela, kodwa futhi Uhla lwezintaba ze-Cascade ne I-Mount Rainier, Of the Elliot Bay kanye neziqhingi ezizungezile.

Ngakolunye uhlangothi, uhlobo lwendawo enobulungiswa nekhonsathi ebizwa Seattle Center. Ngokunjalo, lokhu kungenye yezinto ezikhangayo zedolobha. Sibhekisela ku- umzila owodwa esebenza njengendlela yokuxhumana phakathi komakhelwane futhi yadalelwa umcimbi oshiwo ngenhla we-1962.

Smith Tower

Smith Tower

I-Smith Tower, eyayiyibhilidi elide kunawo wonke eWest Coast

Phakathi kwezakhiwo eziningi eziphakeme eSeattle, lo mbhoshongo owakhiwa ngo-1914 uyagqama. OGwini olusentshonalanga, ngamamitha angu-148 ukuphakama. Iqanjwe ngesikhulu sezimboni ULyman Cornelius Smith, owayakhela ukudlula umuntu ophethe Tacoma ngomunye wezimbangi zakhe.

Ngokwezakhiwo, iphendula ku-a isitayela se-neoclassical futhi i-facade yayo iningi lenziwe nge-terracotta. Ngaphezu kwalokho, phezulu yayinethangi lamanzi elinamandla angama-38 amalitha aqedwa ngesikhathi sokubuyiselwa okwenziwa eminyakeni yamashumi ayisishiyagalolunye. Ekugcineni, isakhiwo sithweswe umqhele wedomu yengilazi engaphezu kwamamitha amabili ububanzi ekhanyiswe ngokuluhlaza okwesibhakabhaka noma okuluhlaza.

Kodwa into eyayithakazelisa kakhulu ngale skyscraper kwakuwucingo Igumbi lamaShayina. Yathola lelo gama ngoba yayinikezwe cixi, indlovukazi yokugcina yaleso sizwe. Yayigqamile ngophahla lwayo lwamapulangwe olune-lacquered futhi, ngaphezu kwakho konke, i- "isihlalo esifisayo". Ngokwesintu noma ngabe ngubani ohlezi kuyona uzoshada ungakapheli unyaka. Futhi into emangalisa kakhulu ukuthi yagcwaliseka endabeni yendodakazi kaLyman Smith.

I-Pike Place Market

Lena indawo ka-Pike

Ukungena e-Pike Place Market

Ngenye yezindawo ezifanekisela iSeattle. Yasungulwa eminyakeni eyikhulu edlule ngabalimi abathile. Bacasulwa intengo abathengisi ababethengisa ngayo imikhiqizo yabo futhi banquma ukuzenzela bona. Njengamanje, ithatha cishe amamitha-skwele angama-36.000 esabalaliswe phezu kwezitezi ezimbalwa.

Inezitolo ezithengisa zonke izinhlobo zemikhiqizo, kodwa iyaqhubeka nokugcina ingqikithi yayo: iningi lisengezabo abalimi abancane kanye nezingcweti. Ngaphezu kwalokho, igcina yayo umoya onakekelayo, njengoba inamakhaya amaningana athengekayo futhi ihlela ukuqoqwa kwezimali ukusiza izinhlangano ezahlukene. Kuyindawo enhle futhi lapho udle okuthile ngenkathi ulalele abaculi basemgwaqweni.

I-Pioneer Square

I-Pioneer Square

I-Pioneer Square, indawo endala yase-Seattle

Phakathi kwezindawo eziningi zase-Seattle, sincoma ukuthi uvakashele I-Pioneer Square, ngoba kwakungowokuqala edolobheni. Yadalwa amakholoni ahlala endaweni. Kodwa-ke, izakhiwo ezinhle ezihlanganisayo zisemuva. Iningi lazo lisukela ngeminyaka yawo-1890. Ezangaphambili zasha emlilweni owesabekayo.

Kodwa, uma ufuna ukufunda okwengeziwe mayelana nesikhathi esedlule sika-Seattle, nawe unayo I-Klondike Gold Rush National Park, okukuhambisa esikhathini sokugijima kwegolide. Abavukuzi ababedlula edolobheni babebheke e I-Yukon Peninsula eCanada befuna insimbi eyigugu.

Ngokufanayo, ungakwazi ukwazi Seattle underground. Yakhiwe ezingeni lolwandle, kodwa, ngemva komlilo okukhulunywe ngayo ngenhla, yabuye yakhiwa ezingeni eliphezulu. Ukuvakasha okuqondisiwe kusahlinzekwa ezindaweni zedolobha lakudala.

Iminyuziyamu e-Seattle

I-Fifth Avenue Theatre

Ukungena eFifth Avenue Theatre

Kanye nombukiso esisanda kuwubalula mayelana nokujaha igolide, unezinye izindawo eziningi zomnyuziyamu e-Seattle. Phakathi kwabo, uma uthanda isiko lase-Asia kanye nobuciko bokulwa, kufanele uvakashele I-Wing Luke Museum, ezinikezelwe, phakathi kokunye, kumfanekiso we Bruce Lee, ongcwatshwe emathuneni aseLake View.

Kuyathakazelisa kakhulu futhi I-Aviation Museum. Sesikutshelile kakade ukuthi i-Emerald City ixhumene kakhulu nalezi zindlela zokuhamba, njengoba inkampani ye-Boeing yazalelwa khona. Ngenxa yalesi sizathu, ingase ingabi khona indawo engcono yokufaka imnyuziyamu enikezelwe ku-aeronautics. Ese-Seattle, phakathi kwezinto zayo ezikhangayo, inomfanekiso wendiza yokuqala ye- Wright bafowethu, i-Concorde, i-Boeing 747 yokuqala noma umongameli Kennedy.

Ekugcineni, eminye iminyuziyamu edolobheni yi Burke Womlando Wemvelo Namasiko, the yobuciko, the Wooden Boat Centre o Ezokuxhumana. Kodwa futhi Inkanyezi Yosuku, mayelana naboMdabu baseMelika bakuleyo ndawo; yena I-Nordic Heritage noma i wamaphoyisa kaMasipala. Konke lokhu ngaphandle kokukhohlwa izikhungo ezifana opera, yena I-Fifth Avenue Theatre noma ubunye Izwa ngephrojekthi yomculo, umsebenzi we UFrank Gehry

Seattle, indawo yokuzalwa Grunge

I-Pearl Jam

Iqembu le-Pearl Jam ekhonsathini

Kodwa, uma sikhuluma nawe ngeRain City, kufanele futhi sikhulume ngomculo Grunge, eyazalelwa lapho ekuqaleni kweminyaka engamashumi ayisishiyagalolunye ekhulwini elidlule. Eqinisweni, lolu hlobo oluncane lwe-rock luyaziwa nangokuthi "Umsindo waseSeattle".

Kwakuyilebula elizimele ledolobha, I-Sub Pop, onikeze okunye okuhlukile kumaqembu afana I-Pearl Jam, Nirvana, USoundgarden o U-Alice Emakethini. Baqopha naye ama-albhamu abo okuqala. Kodwa kuzoba khona ezimbili zazo, ikakhulukazi Ungakhathazeki kusuka eNirvana kanye Ten kaPearl Jam obezosakaza lesi sitayela emhlabeni wonke.

Phakathi kwezici ze Grunge kunezingoma ezihehayo ezidalwe yizwi, kodwa nangeziginci ezisontekile nezinamandla futhi, ngaphezu kwakho konke, ngezigubhu. Ngokufanayo, amazwi acatshangelwe futhi ane-melancholic. Ekugcineni, ukuthandwa kwale nhlangano kwehla ekuqaleni kwekhulu leminyaka elisha, nakuba isaqhubeka inabalandeli emhlabeni wonke. Ngaphezu kwalokho, waba neqhaza elibalulekile ekuthuthukiseni izitayela zomculo zakamuva ezifana, isibonelo, entsha. elinye idwala.

Isimo sezulu e-Seattle

I-Monorail

I-Seattle Monorail

Njengoba kungenzeka ukuthi uthathe esiteketisoni seRain City, lokhu kuvamile eSeattle. Kodwa-ke, inokuthile okungajwayelekile, njengoba ithola imvula 970 mm ngonyaka. Yinombolo ephezulu, kodwa, isibonelo, I-New York ine-1200 mm. Udumo lwayo lubangelwa kakhulu ukuthi imvula ayitholakali, kodwa eqhubekayo, kunokushuba kwemvula.

Isimo sezulu saseSeattle i-sub-oceanic ngakho-ke wethula amazinga okushisa aphakathi. Ubusika bumnene, nobuncane obuncane abuvamile ukwehla ngaphansi kuka -2 degrees Celsius ebusuku. Ngakolunye uhlangothi, ihlobo alishisi kakhulu, kodwa limnandi futhi libalele, amazinga okushisa aphezulu angaba ngu-23 degrees. Itheku eliseduze lase Umsindo we-Puget izinga lokushisa elilinganiselwe. Ekugcineni, iqhwa liyivelakancane.

Sengiphetha, sikubonise lokho ongakubona nokukwenza kukho Seattle, idolobha lase Grunge. Njengoba kwenzeka kwamanye amadolobha amakhulu e United States njengoba i-San Francisco, Dallas y ENew York, kunokuningi ongakunikeza kona. Woza uzomhlangabeza.


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