THE BEST WAY TO SEATTLE
From LAX, nonstop service to Seattle is offered on Alaska, and connecting service (change of plane) is offered on Delta, United, US Airways, American, Alaska and Continental. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $248.
Bill Speidel's Underground Tour, 608 1st Ave.; (206) 682-4646, http://www.undergroundtour.com. Tours are offered daily. Tickets are $16 for adults, $13 for students, and $8 for children ages 7-12. May be purchased in advance online. Kids ages 6 and younger may find the tours challenging. Participants should be able to handle stairs and traverse sometimes uneven ground. Mild potty humor abounds. An adults-only "Underworld Tour" for $21 offers a few more salacious tales and includes an adult beverage.