San Juan Islands

San Juan Islands

Lavender Farm on San Juan island - Pacific Northwest - LifeBeyondBorders

Pelindaba – The Lavender Farm you must see near Seattle, Pacific Northwest

Whilst on the San Juan islands near Seattle and being a huge fan of anything 'purple' I was  delighted to have the opportunity to visit the Pelindaba Lavender Farm. The San Juan Islands Visitors Bureau...
Glamping in the Pacific Northwest - Lakedale Resort - LifeBeyondBorders

Where to go Glamping in the Pacific Northwest – Lakedale Resort

There are numerous accommodation choices in the San Juan Islands, located just off the coast of Seattle. San Juan Island itself has Bed and Breakfasts, Spas, cottages, cabins and campsites.  San Juan Island Visitors...
Glamping on Orcas Island - LifeBeyondBorders

Glamping in the San Juan Islands – Glamping on Orcas Island with Leanto

Originally written in AUG15 - re-written and revised in JAN20 My next stop on the San Juan Islands chain was Orcas Island.  Shaped like an upside down horseshoe, at 57 square miles Orcas Island is...
Whale Watching San Juan Islands - LifeBeyondBorders

Whale Watching off the San Juan Islands

I couldn't stay on the San Juan Islands and not go whale watching.   This area of the U.S is abundant in wildlife, especially in the summer.  And the summer also brings along the infamous...
Things to do in San Juan Islands - LifeBeyondBorders

Top Things to do in the San Juan Islands – USA

If you're visiting Seattle and are in need of some nature (not that Seattle doesn't have wonderful surrounds), take a trip using Kenmore Air out to the San Juan Islands - the archipelago of...

Kenmore Air – THE airline for the San Juan Islands

Having seen a lot of touristy places in Seattle such as the Gum Wall and Pike Place Market, the Space Needle and Mount Rainier, I decided it was time to take myself offshore -...