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Posted on Aug. 12, 2019
Packing Tips for your San Juan Island Getaway

Your San Juan Island escape, your first time to see Orcas, your romantic getaway or Summer family vacation is finally on the books. You’ve made your hotel, ferry and whale watching reservations. You’re planning one really fancy dinner. You’re checking the weather daily. The forecast keeps changing. What on earth are you going to pack?Read More »

Posted on Jul. 22, 2019
DogDogcation San Juan Island – Four Beaches in One Day!

My name is Falcor. I’m seven and a rescue. When people ask my Mom what I am, she says: ”a dog”.  Then everybody laughs. I’m not sure why, because I am in fact a dog. My Mom is the outdoorsy type and we spend most of our weekends exploring.  Last weekend she took me up to San Juan Island. It smelled amazing.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 »

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