Washington State

North Beach Orcas Island

North Beach Orcas Island is located on the north side of the largest of the San Juan Islands. While public access on this beach is small, it offers spectacular views and is an excellent place for beach combing. You never know what you’ll find! You can catch a glimpse of Sucia Island Marine State Park… Continue reading North Beach Orcas Island

A Week on Orcas Island

Orcas Island in Washington State is one of the San Juan Islands. This scenic island located northwest of Seattle is only 57 square miles. After seeing the San Juan Islands on TV several years ago, I added it to my bucket list. After researching the different islands, I decided Orcas was the best fit for… Continue reading A Week on Orcas Island

Seattle Skyline Behind The Sound

Seattle Trip (1.5 Days)

Our Seattle trip was only 1.5 days, but we were able to pack a lot in a short time. We arrived in the Emerald City by ferry after spending a week on Orcas Island. Then, we checked into our hotel, the Seattle Kimpton Monaco. We’d reserved a tour at 3:30, Beneath the Streets Underground History… Continue reading Seattle Trip (1.5 Days)