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.
Orca Whales Friday Harbor, Washington
10 Surprisingly Easy Ways to Help the Orca Whales in the San Juan Islands
The first time I ever saw Orca whales was at Lime Kiln State Park on San Juan Island. My husband, daughter and I had hiked...
Friday Harbor in the Fall
How to have the best girlfriends weekend ever in Friday Harbor
Fall is that sweet time of the year, when you can squeeze in some down-time, a little self-care, relaxation and fun, after the hustle and bustle...
Southbeach on San Juan Island Washington
10 Reasons to Visit San Juan Island in October
Summer is over, the holiday season hasn’t started yet, there is nothing left to do in the garden and the rains have returned to Seattle. ...
Mt. Young San Juan Island Washington
How well do you know San Juan Island? Do the Insider Test!
Perhaps you have been coming here since you were a little kid. Maybe you consider San Juan Island your home away from home. You have...
Friday Harbor Ferry
How to Plan the Perfect Family Reunion on San Juan Island
You love them, your family. You long to get them all together, hold the new baby, see all the kids grow up, lovingly tease your...
Lime Kiln Lighthouse, San Juan Island, Washington
10 San Juan Island Must-Do’s for First Timers
There is so much to do on beautiful San Juan Island and in cute Friday Harbor, it may be hard to decide how to prioritize...