When planning to visit Spokane make sure to consider employing our Spokane car hire services as your main means of transportation through this Washington State city. Spokane is the second-largest city in the state as well as in the entire Pacific Northwest region and it is pronounced “spo-CAN” not “Spo-CAIN”.

Nicknamed as “the Lilac City”, Spokane acts as the economic hub of the surrounding agricultural area and it serves around 1.5 million people. On the whole the metropolitan area is conservative but the proper city is rather liberal.

The city is served by the Spokane Airport which is located at about seven miles of Downtown. The city can also be reached by rail and road. Regardless of how you get there, once there you should consider employing our Spokane car rental services.

As far as attractions go, Spokane isn’t exactly a tourist destination it is however a shopping destination, the region it is a center of being dubbed “the Inland Northwest”, this is a place where you’ll find many shopping centers, medical centers as well as other types of attractions and accommodations.

The Riverfront Park is one such attractions, having been the host of the 1974 World’s Fair, all of the pavilions still exist and the park is very well maintained.

Manito Park used to be a Zoo up until 1933, nowadays it is a very popular wintertime spot as well as home to flocks of geese and ducks. The park includes a Rose Garden during the summer, as well as Japanese Gardens.

The newly opened Monroe Street Bridge, was initially built 1911 and is the largest arch bridge in the U.S. It offers a very beautiful promenade across the Spokane River.

The Knitting Factory, despite its name, is one of the premier concert houses in the Northwest featuring a capacity of 1,500 people. The venue features top performers from all across the world on a regular basis and dance club nights are hosted weekly.

These are some of the things that you can see and do while in Spokane so make sure to consider employing our Spokane car hire services while on your trip there in order to better explore this city and its metropolitan surrounding.


August 29th, 2012 by Auto Car Hire