Archive for category: Around the Islands

Three Lakes Triathlon

Bringing your family to an island rated in numerous top ten lists of “must see” places is great… Why not top it off with watching a triathlon! This years event takes place on the June 22nd, 2013 And what better place to hold this triathlon than at Lakedale Resort, as said by Karl Bruno, General […]

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Farmers Market on San Juan Island

The San Juan Islands are know for their fresh produce, artisanal cheeses, and local lamb as well as a strong locavore culture. Fortunately for you as a visitor it is easy to sample the Islands fruits.  Many island restaurants have regionally focused menus such as Coho or Cask and Schooner, island farms have open tour days and roadside stands […]

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Why buy in the San Juans

San Juan Vacation Rentals gives us a few reasons why we should invest in the most beautiful San Juan Islands. Vacation Home in the San Juans – why not? Thinking of investing in a Second home or vacation home?  The San Juan Islands, located in Washington State, offer some of the most majestic sights from […]

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Who Wants to Fly to the San Juan Islands for $69?

Categories:Around the Islands, Attractions, News

Yes! But which one? That is the question posed by Kenmore Air in the Seattle Times today. “We rarely discount our plane tickets, but we thought this would be a great way to reward our customers,”  says Todd Banks, CEO of Kenmore Air. So if you want to see a $69 flight to one of the […]

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It’s Heating Up For The Island Inn At 123 West

Categories:Accommodation, Around the Islands

Stop and smell the ocean at Friday Harbor’s newest choice for accomodation, The Island Inn at 123 west. This stylish new Inn is just steps from the ferry dock and is self described as “a contemporary style that nods to maritime gone by.” Built on the former site of a fuel and oil storage facility […]

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Wedding Location in the San Juan Islands – The Island Inn at 123 West

Categories:Around the Islands, Attractions, News

A wedding in the San Juan Islands can only be topped by one thing. Having the wedding at The Island Inn at 123 West. As a wedding location it is without equal, as this great video by the guys over at FRANK  shows. For more information about having your wedding at the Island Inn, check out 123west.com or […]

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Facebook Competition Winner

Categories:Around the Islands, Events, News

We have a winner for our Facebook competition. Thank you to all our new Facebook fans. Don’t forget to spread the word about this page and all the great business’s that are located on the San Juan Islands. We will be running another competition very shortly so keep up to date with everything on our […]

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INNsanely Busy at Island Inn, Friday Harbor

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With spring here and summer on its way the Island Inn is ramping up their tourist season. Not only do they have a beautiful new website to showcase their location, and unique Inn, but they are beginning construction on new guestrooms. Construction began again in mid March 2012. Scott Hale, Island Inn’s Chief Experience Officer says […]

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Local San Juan Island Skater Talent

Categories:Around the Islands, News

The San Juan Islands are famous for sailing, fishing, crabbing, beautiful scenery, whales, great food and drink, fantastic restaurants, hotels and resorts…did we forget anything? Oh yes, epic skateboarders and talented skateboarding movie makers! Take a look at this trailer shot by Kyle Steneide, of Friday Harbor, and his crew. Kyle Steneide, from Friday Harbor on the […]

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Free Drinks at the Cask and Schooner!

Its Easy. All you have to do is like us on facebook. We’re looking to hit #100 on our friend list this week, and when we do, we will randomly pick a user to win free drinks at the Cask and Schooner. The draw will be made before Happy Hour on Friday when we reach […]

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