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The Art of Painting Lavender

Artist Teresa Smith writes about painting lavender at the San Juan Island Lavender Festival at Pelindaba Lavender Farm.

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Fruits, Flowers & Flavor

Heritage fruit preserves, luxurious lotions, and sweet local honey are just a few stops wine writer Shannon Borg's exploration of the fruit- and flower-inspired artisan products of the San Juan Islands.

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A Mini-Vacation in a Neighboring Nation

Hop aboard a ferry between Sydney, B.C. and Friday Harbor for a friendly visit to our north-of-the-border neighbors.

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Crazy Delicious Island Sips & Sweets

Some very talented people are making sure you have your desserts & drinks while you're in the San Juan Islands - and some to take home.

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Small-town holiday fun in the San Juan Islands

Islanders celebrate their most cherished holiday traditions, from watching a sunset torchlight parade on Lopez and a memorable tree lighting in Friday Harbor, to chatting with Orcas Island artists over handmade gifts and a cup of hot cider.

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Girlfriends' Getaway to the San Juans

When it’s time to escape everyday responsibilities and get away with your best buds, look no further than the San Juan Islands of Washington State.

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Where to Find Island Grown Foods

Island Grown in the San Juans celebrates the bounty of abundant farms and locally-grown food in our beautiful archipelago within the Salish Sea.

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8 Things to do this Spring in the San Juan Islands

Springtime in the San Juans means colorful flowers, sunny days, baby lambs and orca whales. Enjoy the beauty of the islands on a hike or on horseback, from a kayak or canoe.

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Plan your perfect wedding in the San Juan Islands

If you're getting married in the San Juans, here are some tips to make your day even more special.
 

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Brighten up the Holiday Season - Island Style

The holidays in the San Juans are a bit like "It's a Wonderful Life," with small-town traditions, locals greeting each other on the street, and time to reflect on what really matters. This season, celebrate with a winter forest hike or walk on a stormy beach, a great meal fireside, and holiday spirit with friends new and old.

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