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.
Full Moon over San Juan Island by Thomas Ashcraft
5 Best Places to Watch the Stars on San Juan Island
When life gives you short days and long nights, go stargazing! With over 247 clear days (and nights) per year and low light pollution, San...
Beer hopping on San Juan Island
Beer Hopping in Friday Harbor
When we homo sapiens’ settled down and stayed put to grow crops, we first did that to grow cereals and then we did that to...
Behind the scenes at Pelindaba Lavender Farm on San Juan Island
San Juan Island Behind the Scenes: Pelindaba Lavender Farm
I recently had the absolute pleasure to get a private tour of the production facility at the Pelindaba Lavender Farm on gorgeous San Juan Island...
San Juan Island in the Fall
San Juan Island in the Fall – Picturesque Family Getaway and Real Food
Olena, her two boys and non-cooking husband from Vancouver, British Columbia, gave up eating processed food about 5 years ago. They travel the world as...
Captain Spencer of May's Legacy Whale Watch
Epic Whale Watch Tour with Maya’s Legacy Whale Watching
It was a dark and stormy night…. No, it actually wasn’t. It was an overcast, cool, windy day in the “shoulder season” (before or after...
Seafood on San Juan Island
5 Best Seafood Restaurants in Friday Harbor
There is nothing like a fresh seafood dinner while watching the sunset over the Salish Sea after a long day of whale watching, hiking and...