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The Earthbox Travel Blog

Welcome to the Earthbox News, where we share inside travel tips, island news and the coolest activities and adventures for your trip.  We hope you enjoy reading these posts from various staff and guest contributors as much as we enjoy writing and sharing them.

Posted on Jul. 8, 2019
Beautiful Beach on San Juan Island

We’ve all been there, waking up on our romantic weekend getaway in paradise and feeling exhausted, not quite right in the belly, sporting a brand new zit with our hair looking awful. The skin is our biggest organ and is a telling sign for what’s going on in our bodies. There is a lot you can do to help with travel trauma. Check out these helpful tips from our knowledgeable staff:Read More »

Posted on Jun. 24, 2019
Summer Solstice on San Juan Island

What better way to honor our annual trip around the sun than to spend the longest days on a gorgeous island in the Pacific Northwest, on the cusp of Summer?  With so many fun things to do the weekend practically plans itself.

My hubbie and I treated ourselves to a Summer Solstice weekend getaway to San Juan Island last year and had the time of our lives.Read More »

Posted on Jun. 10, 2019
4th of July on San Juan Island

Maybe it’s because we didn’t actually become American until 1872, that we Islanders take our Independence Day so seriously. And by “seriously” I mean, we put on a wicked party, complete with parade, picnic and two firework displays and an evening of dancing our socks off. It’s a festive, fun affair for the entire family, bringing Islanders and visitors together, celebrating the rich history of our island and our nation. With the 4thfalling on a Thursday this year, make a long weekend of it and come join us in the fun festivities.Read More »

Posted on May. 27, 2019
Fathers Day Vacation Ideas

Just say “no” to ties and socks and tools this year and plan a San Juan Island Getaway for your Dad instead. To show him, you truly appreciate all the selfless acts and hard work he has achieved and to give him a chance to relax and have fun and maybe even go outside of his comfort zone, just a bit. San Juan Island offers plenty of manly adventures, but also tons of things to do as a family, making it the perfect destination for with or without the family. Let’s get planning:Read More »

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